AMR220-C1 Secure Bluetooth® mPOS Reader supports ISO 7816 Class A, B, and C full-sized smart cards (5 V, 3 V, and 1.8 V), including microprocessor cards with T=0 and T=1 protocol, ISO 14443 Type A and B smart cards, MIFARE®, FeliCa, and most NFC tags and devices compliant with the ISO 18092 standard. It is primarily designed to meet major payment and security standards, such as Mastercard® Contactless, Visa payWave®, EMV™ Level 1 & Level 2. It is Apple Pay® and Android Pay™-ready.

AMR220-C1 uses Bluetooth® technology to connect easily, securely, and wirelessly to any terminal running on Android™ 4.4 and later and iOS 8.0 and later. It is also PC/SC and CCID-compliant, making it easy to install and use with any computer-based environment using operating systems such as Windows®, Linux®, and Mac OS®.

Through its compact design and a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery, AMR220-C1 is extremely convenient for use anytime, anywhere. AMR220-C1 offers in-field firmware upgrade which lets users cope with the fast-changing technology utilized for different applications in various scenarios. With this feature, stakeholders can cut costs and save time, and users can benefit from the utmost convenience provided.

With its numerous features, the AMR220-C1 enables fast and convenient access to different applications, and provides myriad opportunities to shop, network, and explore.

To try out the demo apps for AMR220-C1, please download them from Google Play.

Mobile PC-Linked USB Bluetooth Battery Powered Single Contact Card Slot Contactless Reader NFC Reader Firmware Upgradeable
  • Bluetooth® Interface
  • USB Full Speed Interface
  • Power Source: 
    • Battery-Powered (incorporates a Litium-ion battery rechargeable through USB Micro-B port)
    • USB-Powered (through PC-linked mode)
  • CCID Compliance
  • Smart Card Reader:
    • Contactless Interface:
      • Read/write speed up to 424 kbps
      • Built-in Antenna for contactless tag access, with card reading distance of up to 60 mm (depending on tag type)
      • Supports ISO 14443 Type A and B cards, MIFARE, FeliCa, and all 4 types of NFC (ISO/IEC 18092) tags
      • Supports Mastercard® Contactless and Visa® Contactless compliant cards
      • Built-in anti-collision feature (only 1 tag is accessed at any time)
      • NFC Support
        • Card Reader/Writer Mode
  • Contact Interface:
    • Read/write speed up to 420 kbps
    • Supports ISO 7816 Class A, B, and C (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V) full-sized cards
    • Supports microprocessor cards with T=0 or T=1 protocol
    • Supports PPS (Protocol and Parameters Selection)
    • Features Short Circuit Protection
    • Built-in Peripherals:
  • LEDs:
    • Four User-controllable single-color LED (Green)
    • One Charging Status LED (Red)
    • One Bluetooth Status LED (Blue)
  • Buttons:
    • Power Switch
    • Bluetooth Switch
  • User-controllable speaker (Audio Tone Indication)
  • Application Programming Interface:
  • Supports PC/SC
  • Supports CT-API (through wrapper on top of PC/SC)
  • USB Firmware Upgradeability
  • Supports Android™ 4.4 and later
  • Supports iOS 8.0 and later
Dimensions 70 mm (L) x 70 mm (W) x 15 mm (H)
Power Source Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery (charging through USB)
Compliance / Certifications EN 60950/IEC 60950, ISO 7816, ISO 14443, ISO 18092, USB Full Speed, Bluetooth®, EMV™ Levels 1 & 2, Mastercard® Contactless, Visa® Contactless, PC/SC, CCID, CE, FCC, RoHS 2, REACH, TELEC (Japan), Microsoft® WHQL
Interface
  • Bluetooth
  • USB Full Speed
Supply Current
  • Max. 50 mA
Operating Temperature
  • 0-60C
Smart Card Interface Support
  • Contact
    • ISO 7816 Class A, B, C (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V)
  • Contactless
    • ISO/IEC 18092 NFC, ISO 14443 Type A & B, MIFARE®, FeliCa
Operating System
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Mac OS
  • Android 4.0 and above
Drivers for AMR220-C1
Bluetooth Interface (mPOS Reader) OS Support
Android EVK  18 MB
Version 0.40
28-Aug-2018
Android 4.4 and above
iOS EVK  18 MB
Version 0.40
30-Aug-2018
iOS 8.0 and above
Android EMV EVK 
Version 1.04
06-Jun-2018
Android 4.4 and above
iOS EMV EVK 
Version 1.00
04-Apr-2018
iOS 8.0 and above
USB Interface OS Support
MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver  5 MB
Version 4.2.8.0
20-Mar-2018
Windows® XP, Windows® Vista, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1, Windows® 10, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® Server 2008, Windows® Server 2008 R2, Windows® Server 2012, Windows® Server 2012 R2, Windows® Server 2016 R2
PC/SC Drivers  956 KB
Version 4.2.8.0
20-Mar-2018
Windows® XP, Windows® Vista, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1, Windows® 10, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® Server 2008, Windows® Server 2008 R2, Windows® Server 2012, Windows® Server 2012 R2, Windows® Server 2016 R2
MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver  5 MB
Version 4.0.6.0
14-Nov-2014
Windows® 7 (for users who did not install required Microsoft Windows Updates and get driver signature error (Code 52))
PC/SC Drivers  455 KB
Version 1.1.5
23-Oct-2017
Linux®, Mac OS® X
PC/SC Driver Package  2 MB
Version 1.1.5
27-Oct-2017
Linux ®
PC/SC Driver Installer  251 KB
Version 1.1.5
23-Oct-2017
Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6, Mac 10.7, Mac 10.8, Mac 10.9, Mac 10.10, Mac 10.11, Mac 10.12. Mac 10.13
CT-API Library  2 MB
Version 1.0.1.1
23-Jan-2017
Windows® XP, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® Vista, Windows® Server 2008, Windows® Server 2008 R2, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows 8.1, Windows® Server 2012, Windows® Server 2012 R2, Windows® 10
CT-API Library  261 KB
Version 1.0.1
23-Jan-2017
Linux®, Mac OS® X 10.5, Mac OS® X10.6, Mac OS® X10.7, Mac OS® X10.8, Mac OS® X10.9
Android EVK  424 KB
Version 1.1.4
19-Jan-2018
Android 3.1 and above
Android EMV EVK 
Version 1.01
01-Jun-2018
Android 4.4 and above
Windows EMV EVK 
Version 1.00
30-Mar-2018
Windows® 7, Windows® 8.1, Windows® 10
Linux EMV EVK 
Version 1.00
30-Mar-2018
Linux®



Manuals & Datasheets for AMR220-C1
Product Presentation

Product Presentation of the AMR220-C1 Secure Bluetooth® mPOS Reader

Technical Specification

Technical Specification of the AMR220-C1 Secure Bluetooth® mPOS Reader

Reference Manual

Reference Manual of the AMR220-C1 Secure Bluetooth® mPOS Reader

User Manual

User Manual of the BT Readers Library (Windows, Android and iOS)

User Guide (Android)

User Guide for ACS mPOS Demo app (Android)

User Guide (iOS)

User Guide for ACS mPOS Demo app (iOS)

Application Programming Interface

API Specifications for EMV Library of the AMR220-C1 Secure Bluetooth® mPOS Reader (Android)

Application Programming Interface

API Specifications for EMV Library of the AMR220-C1 Secure Bluetooth® mPOS Reader (iOS)

Application Programming Interface

API Specifications for EMV Library of the AMR220-C1 Secure Bluetooth® mPOS Reader (Windows & Linux)