USB OCR swipe reader with MSR
OCR316 Optical Character Reader (OCR Reader) with MSR - from acquisition of Access-IS
Key Applications & Features

OCR316-E, part of HID's ID document reader portfolio, is a compact USB OCR swipe reader that delivers fast, accurate bidirectional reading of machine-readable passports, visas, US and international resident permits and national ID cards.

The device also integrates a three-track Magnetic Swipe Reader (MSR) to read credit and debit cards, loyalty cards and frequent flyer cards.

The track length and single slot design ensure that passports and ID cards align correctly for consistency and accuracy.

Flexibility To Suit Any Application

OCR316-E can operate free-standing or easily attach to:

  • Monitors
  • Keyboards
  • Tablets
  • Ultra-mobile PCs

Contact us about the range of mounting brackets.

Key Applications

Key Features

  • MRZ reading: reads from ICAO 9303 compliant documents including ePassports, ID cards and visas and ISO 18013 compliant driving licenses
  • MSR reading: features a bidirectional 3-track MSR conforming to ISO 7811/2-5
  • Space saving: compact, flexible design with a small footprint
  • User feedback: green and red indicator lights and audio beeper
  • Flexible design: free standing, desk mount or VESA monitor mounting
  • Easy software upgrades: FLASH upgradeable software
  Reading Capabilities
OCR (Optical Character Recognition) ICAO compliant travel documents in near infrared (IR) per ICAO 9303 specification Parts 1-4 (2- and 3-line MRZ)Near ICAO compliant travel documents (e.g., French ID)ISO-18013 driving licenses (1-line MRZ)
Magnetic Swipe Reader Three-track magnetic cards complying with ISO7811/ 2-5

For more detailed specifications, please download the datasheet.

OCR316 Optical Character Reader (OCR Reader) with MSR - side
OCR316 Optical Character Reader (OCR Reader) with MSR reading passport
OCR316-E Reader with card
customer using OCR316 Optical Character Reader
OCR316 Optical Character Reader (OCR Reader) with MSR - top
OCR316 Optical Character Reader (OCR Reader) with MSR - front

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