HF RFID Inlay: Circus™

HF RFID Inlay: Circus™
HF RFID Inlay: Circus™

Smallest round HF inlay with best-in-class performance

Industry segments: Industrial Applications

Smartrac Circus™ inlays and tags provide superior readability and best-in-class performance for item-level product authentication, pharmaceutical and brand protection applications. As the smallest available round HF inlay, Circus inlays and tags are ideal wherever small size and top performance are essential. Circus is a tiny and cost-effective inlay with best-in-class performance. The inlay comes with NXP ICODE SLIX provides 896 bits of user memory, while NXP ICODE SLIX2 boasts an extended user memory of 2,528 bits.

Circus tags and inlays with NXP ICode ILT-M ICs provide excellent performance in document and item identification where close stacking occurs, which is a challenging environment for other passive protocols. The tag also works well in applications where very fast inventory of multiple tags in the field occurs, e.g. counting casino chips. In these cases, Circus tags offer performance approaching UHF EPC Class 1 Gen 2.

Smartrac’s inlays and tags are compliant with ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management and ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management. This ensures a reliable and state-of-the-art product that meets a variety of application needs, where high performance is a critical parameter.

Technical Features

Frequency Band
HF 13.56 MHz
Antenna Dimensions 18 mm / 0.71 in
Die Cut Dimensions 21 mm / 0.83 in

Please find a comprehensive overview of all features in the data sheet.