AKB500 keyboard with integrated MSR & OCR functionality

Access’ integrated keyboards are famous throughout the airport and airline industry for their robust build and quick passport and card reading capabilities – ideal for frontline use at busy passenger check-in and boarding gates.

As a result these solid, multi-function keyboards are also becoming popular within retail / POS and security environments for quickly establishing customer identity.

The keyboard footprint is 20% smaller than the majority of competing products and these devices can read a wide variety of personal and travel documents, including: passports, visas, ID cards, Green cards, credit cards and non-standard cards such as loyalty cards and special dedicated formats.

AKB500 keyboard features :
OCR slot reads machine-readable passports, visas and travel documents conforming to ICAO recommendation 9303; tickets; ID, resident alien and Green cards

Magnetic Swipe Reader accepts ISO 1-, 2- and 3-track credit cards to ISO7811/2-5; reads in both directions at a variety of swipe speeds; has a long-life magnetic head and stainless steel document guide

A wide variety of language and custom keyboard layouts are available

Auxiliary RS-232C serial interface for decoded barcode scanner

Optional pointing device available

Up to two optional USB hub ports can be added.