Zebra XR480 Fixed RFID Reader

Put the XR480 Fixed RFID Reader to work in your large-scale RFID deployment solution and enjoy maximum functionality for high-performance reading and writing and efficient radio frequency communication.

  • A dvanced data collection features
    Filtering, reconciliation, user-defined association, selective visibility and more enable the delivery of refined real-time information, enabling the rapid collection and delivery of meaningful data.
  • Durable construction
    Maximizes uptime and reduces maintenance and repair costs
  • E nterprise connectivity through control I/O port
    Expand RFID solutions to include intelligent initialization, direction and control of conveyor belts, portals and morerapid
  • Increased Flexibility & Expanded Support
    Integrated LLRP (low level reader protocol) provides for increased “plug and play” deployments into pre-existing RFID systems. The XR series also supports extended Gen 2 memory and 3rd-party antennas.
  • Microsoft Windows® CE 5.0 direct application hosting, Intel XScale® CE processor with 64 MB RAM/64 M
    Enables easy integration of wide range of third-party applications to maximize business operational efficiency; enables upgrading to meet future requirements; maximizes product lifespan; provides outstanding investment protection
  • Open standards- based architecture
    Enables seamless integration with existing IT environment
  • Robust platform for industrial-class EPC Gen 2 RFI D implementations
    Delivers high-performance RFID data capture and communication in dense reader environments
  • Support for 4 to 8 (XR480) read points
    Facilitates decreased deployment complexity and increased flexibility of RFID implementations

Air Link Protocol
EPC Gen 2 (Dense Reader Mode)

Firmware upgrade
Web-based and remote firmware upgrade capabilities

UHF band, 865.7 – 867.5 MHz

Host Interface Protocol
XML and Byte Stream

IP addressing
Static and dynamic

Management Protocols
SNMP support and future support for MSP

Flash 64 MB; DRAM 64 MB

Operating system
Win CE (Version 5.0)

Power Output
Up to 30 dBm

Network Time Protocol

Tag Protocol
EPC Gen 2 (Dense Reader Mode)

Physical Characteristics

Base Material
Die-cast aluminum

22cm L x 30cm W x 5cm H (8.75 in. L x 11.75 in. W x 2.0 in. H)

2.27kg/5 lbs 2.2kg/4.85 lbs

User Environment

Environmental Sealing

IEC 60068-30/56 5-95% non-condensing

-20° to +55° C/-4° to +141° F

-40° to +70° C/-40° to +158° F @85% RH

IEC 60068-2-1/2/14

IEC 60068-2-6


The XR480 is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of one year (12 months) from date of shipment, provided the product remains unmodified and is operated under normal and proper conditions.

Specification Sheets