What is AirID Mini?

First, the AirID Mini is a wireless, flexible smart card reader and FIDO Authenticator in a very small form factor. AirID Mini connects to smartphones, tablets, laptops or non mobile systems via BluetoothLE, NFC and USB. AirID2 Mini provides a smart card (ID-000 / mini SIM card size) slot and works with almost all standard smart card types, i.e. CardOS, TCOS, PIV, CAC, TikToK, JAVA and others. The BluetoothLE connection of AirID Mini is protected by an additional AES256 encryption.

Second, the AirID provides FIDO authentication via Bluetooth LE and USB for supported OS platforms.

AirID Mini Highlights

Product NameAirID 2 Mini
Communication InterfacesBluetooth Low Energy BLE (V5), USB (CCID and/or power supply), NFC
Smart Card Support

Contact Interface (ISO7816) for ID-000 (mini SIM card format) cards

Communication Protocol

T=0, T=1 protocol with secure chip; Voltage: 3V

  • Pairing for secure, encrypted Bluetooth LE™ connection
  • Bluetooth connection with AES 256 bit encryption
  • Easy to use 2-buttons menu navigation
  • Integrated distance logout
  • Set "prefer device" for selecting the device you want to connect with (for multi device user)
  • Using NFC antenna for NFC enabled dual interfaceID-000 mini SIM card via C4 and C8 ISO7816
  • Updating firmware via USB

Displayed Notifications

(on low power 128x128 LCD)

  • Status of Bluetooth connection, smart card and battery
  • Information of AirID device
Supported PlatformsWindows 10, MacOS, iOS, Android, Linux, Windows 7 (with AirID BRIDGE)

ID-000 Smart Cards

Supports smart cards with a contact interface (ISO7816) and 3 volts. Supported smart card protocols: T=1, T=0

Evaluation KitComprehensive AirID Evaluation Kit is available here
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