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2166 Bluetooth Rugged UHF RFID Reader

Featuring the TSL ePop-Loq connector, the TSL 2166 Bluetooth Rugged UHF RFID handheld reader from Technology Solutions Ltd. provides high-performance RAIN RFID reading and writing. This multipurpose mobile handheld device is powered by an Impinj RAIN RFID reader chip for optimal use across all industry sectors to manage inventory, personnel, livestock, and retail assets. The reader’s rugged form factor means it can be used in any number of environmentally challenging work settings.

2166 Bluetooth Rugged UHF RFID Reader
  • Category:
    Handheld Readers
  • Purpose:
    Retail, supply chain, warehouse, livestock, and inventory management, manufacturing, and logistics
  • Impinj Product:
    Impinj R2000
  • Additional Info:

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Connector for data transfer and charging

The ePop-Loq connector allows for single-point charging and USB data connection. It enhances the usefulness of the TSL 2166 reader by allowing data and charge connections to be passed between the reader and attached devices. The reader is built for any mobile application where high-performance UHF RFID tg reading and writing is required. 

Rugged, flexible, and built for extended use

Stands up to high-level wear and tear

The incredibly tough and rugged form factor ensures the reader is highly resistant to water, dust, and mechanical trauma. 

Data transfer with an easy-to-attach mount

The patented TSL ePop-Loq connector allows data and charge connections to be passed from the reader to an attached device — such as a smartphone or handheld terminal. 

Robust battery goes the distance

The TSL 2166’s high-capacity battery enables nonstop operation of the reader over the full working day. 

Video: TSL 2166 Bluetooth UHF RFID reader

This collection of videos features the TSL 2166 Bluetooth Rugged UHF RFID reader as used by customers in real-world applications. 
Videos cover topics such as: 

  • Inventory management 
  • Facilitating the counting of non-current assets 
  • Managing, documenting, and testing equipment 


Comprehensive software and tools — for free

The TSL 2166 reader is supported by comprehensive software tools and SDKs that are all free to download. Based on an Impinj RAIN RFID reader chip, the reader and its tools provide IoT developers with the flexibility to optimize solutions for specific use cases. 


Partner-built fixed RAIN RFID readers use Impinj chips for performance and reliability

Efficiently use automation to improve visibility into inventory and enterprise assets by using a high-performing RAIN RFID reader built with an Impinj reader chip inside. Manufactured by Impinj partners, these fixed infrastructure readers deliver a range of performance, size, and power consumption designs. Fixed infrastructure RAIN RFID readers can augment systems that include RAIN RFID handheld readers.