RFID

RFID/NFC
Murata's RFID systems realize reliable communication ensuring easy installation.

Murata's RFID platform contributes to the realization of loT, through the provision of hardware, software, and communication interfaces.

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UHF band RFID

HF band RFID

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Murata has been engaged in the development of RFID tags from early on, and has acquired a record of achievements.  In addition, we possess know-how concerning the communication environment attendant to the installation of RFID (prevention of interference with the IC tag, and the selection of the Suitable hardware equipment), thus enabling us to coherently meet the needs of our customers by various means ranging from an analysis of their work and issues at the jobsite to the installation of an appropriate system.


Flow of the installation of RFID systems

  • Consultation:  We analysis the contents of the work presently carried out by the customer, and define the requirements while indicating the effectiveness  of the installation of RFID and also carrying out validations at the jobsite.
  • HW (hardware) selection: We propose the optimum IC tags and reader/writer modules for the customer’s jobsite environment, as well as other infrastructure facilities. Murata develops IC tags and reader/writer in-house, and can also customize them to match the requirements of the customer.
  • System design/development: Based on the HW selected in the aboe, we provide wide support from software development to systems construction utilizing internal software resources and ID Solutions.
  • System installation/support: We install RFID systems that match the jobsite environment of the customer, also carry out training, and also provide after support.

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RFID solutions

Murata contributes to solve problems or to improve an efficiency of customer operation by offering unique IC tags, reader/writer, and software. Here are some examples of Murata's RFID solutions which can be introduced in a wide range of fields including retail, medical &healthcare, smart factories, laundries, and amusement.

Basic knowledge of RFID

RFID (radio frequency identification) is automatic recognition technology that uses wireless communication. Generally, a system or a part that uses an IC tag to identify or control various items via wireless communication is called RFID. Here, a description is given mainly of the features of RFID and the principle of wireless communication in order to provide basic knowledge concerning RFID.

Product Demonstration Videos

Introducing RFID demonstration video.

Intellectual property right

For example, the following patents have been granted in this technical field.


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