ACR3201 MobileMate Card Reader, the second generation of ACR32 MobileMate Card Reader, is the ideal tool you can use with your mobile device. Combining two card technologies into one, it provides its user the flexibility to use magnetic stripe cards and smart cards without the additional cost.

Additionally, ACR3201 MobileMate uses a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery as its power supply and a standard 3.5mm audio jack interface, thus allowing it to be integrated impeccably into any mobile device in the market.

ACR3201 MobileMate is a reliable mobile card reader that uses AES-128 encryption algorithm and DUKPT Key Management System for secure transactions. It seamlessly unites card reader functionality with mobility, which allows you to access secure applications anytime, anywhere.

Should you wish to try out the demo apps for ACR3201, please download the app from Google Play and App Store.

Mobile PC-Linked USB Audio Jack Battery Powered Single Contact Card Slot Magnetic Stripe Reader
  • 3.5 mm Audio Jack Interface
  • USB Full Speed Interface
  • Power Source: 
    • Battery-Powered (incorporates a Litium-ion battery rechargeable through Micro-USB port)
    • USB-Powered (through PC-linked mode)
  • CCID Compliance
  • Smart Card Reader:
    • Contact Interface:
      • Supports ISO 7816 Class A, B, and C (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V) cards
      • Supports microprocessor cards with T=0 or T=1 protocol
      • Supports memory cards
      • Supports PPS (Protocol and Parameters Selection)
      • Features Short-Circuit Protection
  • Magnetic Stripe Card Reader:
    • Reads up to two tracks of card data
    • Capable of bi-directional reading
    • Supports AES-128 encryption algorithm
    • Supports DUKPT Key Management System
    • Supports ISO 7810/7811 magnetic cards
    • Supports Hi-coercivity and Low-coercivity magnetic cards
    • Supports JIS1 and JIS2
  • Application Programming Interface:
    • Supports PC/SC
    • Supports CT-API (through wrapper on top of PC/SC)
    • Supports Android™ 2.0 and later
    • Supports iOS 5.0 and later
Dimensions 60.0 mm (L) x 45.0 mm (W) x 16.0 mm (H)
Weight 30.5 g (with battery)
Power Source Battery-powered
USB Interface
  • Protocol: USB CCID
  • Connector Type: Micro-USB
  • Power Source: From USB Port
  • Speed: USB Full Speed (12 Mbps)
  • Cable Length: 1 m, Detachable
Contact Smart Card Interface
  • Number of Slots: 1 Standard Full-sized Card Slot
  • Standard: ISO 7816 Parts 1-3, Class A, B, C (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V)
  • Protocol: T=0; T=1; Memory Card Support
Compliance / Certifications EN 60950/IEC 60950, ISO 7811, ISO 7816, USB Full Speed, EMV Level 1 (Contact), PC/SC, VCCI (Japan), KC (Korea), Microsoft WHQL, CCID, CE FCC, RoHS 2, REACH
Magnetic Stripe Card Interface
  • ISO 7810/7811 Hi-Co and Low-Co Magnetic Cards
  • JIS 1 and JIS 2
Other Features
  • In-device AES encryption algorithm
  • DUKPT Key Management System
  • Bi-directional Audio Jack Interface
  • 3.5 mm 4-pole Audio Jack
Operating System Support
  • Windows®
  • Linux®
  • MAC OS® 10.7 and later
  • Solaris
  • Android™ 2.0 and later
  • iOS 5.0 and later
Supported Mobile Device For the full list of supported devices, please click here.
Drivers for ACR3201
Audio Jack Interface OS Support
Android EVK  2 MB
Version 1.0.1
20-Nov-2018
Android 2.0 and above
iOS EVK  3 MB
Version 1.0.1
20-Nov-2018
iOS 5.0 and above
USB Interface OS Support
MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver  5 MB
Version 4.2.6.1
11-Oct-2017
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  921 KB
Version 4.2.6.0
14-Sep-2017
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 Driver Package  2 MB
Version 1.1.6
30-Oct-2018
Linux ®
PC/SC Driver Installer  256 KB
Version 1.1.6
29-Oct-2018
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, Mac 10.14
PC/SC Drivers  457 KB
Version 1.1.6
29-Oct-2018
Linux®, Mac OS® X
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



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