Indy Reader Chips

Highly integrated radio chips and supporting software


The Impinj Platform includes the Indy UHF RFID reader chip family, which is based on award-winning technology acquired from Intel Corporation. These radio chips and supporting software provide a platform for designing a wide range of devices that embed RFID read/write capability. Indy chips enable market-leading performance, lower system costs, and reduce design complexity.


The Indy reader chip family includes:


  • Indy R500: Provides lowest overall system cost for applications with short range and small tag populations
  • Indy R1000: Most deployed reader chip on the market, enables high data rates and long-range readers
  • Indy R2000: New Industry standard, advanced technology enables market-leading performance
  • Indy RS500: Completely integrated reader solution in a small surface mount package