Farsens’ Magneto: Battery Free RFID Magnetometer Tag
The Magneto from Farsens S.L. (San Sebastián, Spain) is a battery free RFID sensor tag capable of transmitting a unique identifier and the associated magnetic field measurement data to a commercial EPC C1G2 reader without the need of a battery on the sensor tag. The tag comes in a variety of antenna designs and sizes to adapt the performance to the required application in the 860-960 MHz band. It can be embedded in a wide variety of materials such as plastics or concrete. Evaluation kits are available. Features include:
- LIS3MDL magnetometer from ST Microelectronics.
- Measurement range of ±4 gauss to ±16 gauss.
- Reading distance of around 5 feet.
For more information, visit www.farsens.com