Affordable & Versatile Manual Full Insertion Card Reader

versatile manual full insertion card reader of magnetic stripe and smart cards.

Pointman's manual full insertion card reader can read all three tracks of a standard ISO 7811 magnetic stripe card encoded to both HICO and LOCO coercivity levels and read & write a standard ISO 7816 smart card. 

Not only can TDR Series deliver super reading performance with its precision construction, it is also equipped with mechanical shutter and locking function to increase reliability of card reading and prevent foreign objects and dust. 

This card reader provides multiple bezel options as well as interface options to meet the various using environments.


  • Magnetic ISO 1/2/3 track read
  • IC card ISO 7816 read/write
  • Optional contactless IC card read/write
  • Data Encryption with triple DES and single DES
  • Full shutter preventing dust and any foreign objects. 
  • Locking function to prevent card full-out during transaction.
  • RS232C or USB interface
  • EMV 4.0 Level 1 certified


  • ATM/CD
  • Banking terminal
  • Payment terminal
  • Vending machine
  • Gaming kiosk

Magnetic stripe

•ISO 7810, 7811
•Track 1,2,3 Hi-co/Lo-co read capable

Contact smart card    

•ISO 7816
•T=0, T=1 protocol,
•EMV 4.0 Level 1 & PBOC 3.0 Level 1 Optional SAM   socket

Contactless smart card (optional)    

•ISO 14443 type A & B, ISO 15693, Mifare and    Desfire.

Card speed    

•100~1000mm/s capability (at flat card)

Environment Condition    

•Operating Temperature: 5 ~ 50℃
•Operating Humidity: 5 ~ 90RH
•Storage Temperature: -20 ~ 70℃
•Storage Humidity: 0 ~ 90 RH

Dimension & Weight

82.5mm (W)*50mm (H)*1 39.4mm (L) (153.4 mm (L): including RS232C connector)
•Weight-Less than 200g

Life time    

Unit: 1,000,000 passes// Mag. Head: 500,000 passes // Smart card contact: 1,000,000 contacts


•Default mounted 1 SAM Socket(Option : additional 3 SAM socket mounted)


•RS232C or USB


•+24Vdc +-10%, 2A

For a reliable, easy-to-use card printer that delivers a security card printing solution, contact your authorized Pointman representative to schedule a demo of the Nuvia card printer.


After years of leading the card printing market in the Asia Pacific region, Pointman has brought its global reputation for quality and affordability to North America. Our direct thermal and thermal transfer printers integrate the most advanced technology, which is supported by extended warranties and responsive service. Discover your new trusted provider. Contact us today.