Preconfigured high-frequency contactless reader
HID® OMNIKEY® 5027 high-frequency contactless reader

HID OMNIKEY 5027 is a high-frequency contactless USB reader with a keyboard wedge interface designed for customers seeking easy integrations with higher security and access management, including healthcare, financial services, enterprise, government, pharmaceuticals and other agencies. It helps extend the usage of existing access control badges for authentication to computers, networks and cloud applications, essentially augmenting the use beyond physical access control.

Key Benefits

  • Easy to integrate: The keyboard wedge technology makes it ready for straightforward utilization of existing access control credentials
  • Supports high-frequency credentials: Including Seos®, iCLASS SE®, MIFARE® Classic® and MIFARE DESFire® EV1 as well as NFC
  • Preconfigured: Configured for an easy output of most common credentials like common cards and use cases, so it’s ready to use, straight out of the box
  • Ease of configuration: Easy to customize by using the Workbench Tool, configuration file or cards
  • Compact and modular: It leaves behind a small and sleek footprint with optional mounting accessories


Host Interface

  • USB Interface  USB 2.0 Full Speed Device (12 Mbps) USB 3.0 extended operability, tested with hubs/controllers
  • Connector / Cable  USB Type A connector; 59.1" (150 cm) cable
  • Operating Systems (Keyboard Wedge Mode)  Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Server 2016/Server 2012/Server 2008R2 Linux Debian 6.0+ / Ubuntu 11.04+/ Fedora 15+; Open SUSE 11.4+ Mac OS X; Android™ 4.x-8.x
  • Driver  Native keyboard (Human Interface Device) driver from operating system
  • Configuration Options  OMNIKEY Workbench Tool on MS Windows Configuration API / Remote Management Configuration cards*

Warranty: Two-year manufacturer warranty

*CCID driver from OS required