Smart Card are business card size RFID e-paper Card with a screen to display information, such as barcode, date, company name, logo and product name. They can be used as rewritable smart lables. Through Near Field Communication (NFC), information can be read using a PC/SC compliant NFC reader/writer, reader/writer made by AIOI, or mobile devices, such as NFC-enabled smartphones and tablets. Depending on the type of Smart Card, 2 pages, 3 pages or 12 pages of information can be stored in these smart e-paper Card.
When Smart Cards are used as smart labels, they eliminate the use of paper labels. It is an eco-friendly product. The displayed content on Smart Card can be text, graphics, barcode, or QR code. Information on the e-paper of Smart Card ST1020 can be changed or rewritten 10,000 times respectively. In the case of Smart Card SC1029L &SC1029U, it is more than 1,000,000 times because it requires no battery.
SmartCard can also be used in hospitals and clinics as patient IDs. Patient information can be easily erased from the epaper display to protect his/her privacy. For example, during medical checkups when multiple stations or departments need to be visited, a patient first gets a Smart Card with the patient's name, ID, doctor's name of the first station, room number, etc. displayed on the e-paper Card. Each visit is confirmed by a doctor after the checkup. After the doctor has confirmed, information on the next station will be displayed on the e-paper Card. When all the checkups are finished, information on the Smart Card can be reused for the next patient.
Use for making visitor badges. Smart Cards can be used as security ID cards with a visitor's photo prepared at the reception desk.
Use as reusable, rewritable, erasable, NFC smart labels to display barcode labels, QR code labels, etc. These smart labels can replace paper labeling.
Use with an NFC-enabled smart phone or tablet and with e-paper Card attached to containers to control the distribution of goods.A worker delivering goods can check the delivery location and route; confirm delivery and return empty containers for reuse.
Use as an electronic signboard (Kanban) in manufacturing sites for "just-in-time" production and control systems. A signboard, indicating the status of production or a delivery of a given quantity, is attached to the specific parts in a production line.
Use for labeling shelves - can instantly change labels on the shelves containing RFID information such as location, product code, lot number, shipped date, time, etc.