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HID® MIFARE®/DESFire® CP600 EV1 Encoder

13.56MHz Contactless Smart Card Encoders
CP600 MIFARE DESFire EV1 Smart Card Encoder

The CP600 Programmer is designed for on-site programming of access control and user data onto MIFARE DESFire EV1 Credentials for use with iCLASS® migration readers. It allows access control data formats and user data fields to be programmed directly into MIFARE DESFire contactless smart cards.

For ease of use, the CP600 Programmer includes everything a customer will need to manage their system, including a USB Desktop Programmer, reader configuration cards and sample credentials to allow a quick and easy start to managing a system.

The software is equipped with a built-in configuration wizard, allowing a straightforward approach to the complex task of managing keys and configuring readers.

Key Features:

  • Key Manager - Define cryptographic keys used for authenticating MIFARE and DESFire credentials
  • DESFire EV1 Encoder - Encode a single application and file with up to 5 data fields to an EV1 credential or a batch of credentials
  • Reader Configuration Wizard - Define reader configuration profiles that enable the iCLASS migration reader to read MIFARE and DESFire credentials
  • Reader Configuration Manager - Create configuration cards or configure iCLASS migration readers over a serial interface

Programmer Specifications

Dimensions (LxWxH): 3.78" x 3.07" x .0.31" (115 x 96.5 x 25.5 mm)

WeightApprox.: 5.64 oz / 160 g

Bus powered: Bus powered

Operating temperature:32°-131° F (0° - 55° C)

Operating humidity:10-90% Relative Humidity

Host Interface

Host Interface: USB 2.0 CCID (also compliant with USB 1.1)

Transmission speed:12 Mbps (USB 2.0 full speed)

Power supply: Bus Powered

Card Compatibility

Encode Cards: MIFARE DESFire EV1 2K, 4K and 8K Cards


Configuration Cards:JCOP 128K - Pre-configured with HID custom reader configuration applet.