HID Prox cards & credentialsHID Prox cards are used by organizations worldwide for good reason – HID is a leader in the secure access industry.

ID Card Group offers every type of HID prox card – including Clamshell cards, ISO Cards, Key Fobs and Adhesive Prox Patches – that can be customized to fit your access control system.

Below, we compare the read ranges and other select features of our most popular HID Prox cards, keyfobs, and tags.

If you have questions or are looking for a HID prox card not compared here – call us at (877) 868-0012. With so many variables, ordering Prox cards can be a technical and confusing process. We’re here to help – and we’ll make it easy for you!

HID Prox Cards – A Comparative View

 
  ProxCard II
   ISOProx II
   DuoProx II
 ProxKey II
 MicroProx Tag
Part No.  1326  1386  1336  1346 1391
Read Range
  ProxPoint® Plus  Up to 3.0è
(7.5 cm)
 Up to 2.5è (6.5 cm) Up to 1.5è
(4.0 cm)
Up to 2.0è
(5.0 cm)
  MiniProx®  Up to 5.5è
(14.0 cm)
 Up to 5.0è (12.5 cm)  Up to 2.0è
(5.0 cm)
 Up to 2.5è
(6.5 cm)
  Thinline® II  Up to 5.5è
(14.0 cm)
 Up to 5.0è (12.5 cm)  Up to 2.0è
(5.0 cm)
Up to 3.0è
(7.5 cm)
  ProxPro®  Up to 8.0è
(20.5 cm)
 Up to 7.0è (18.0 cm) Up to 3.0è
(7.5 cm)
 Up to 4.0è
(10.0 cm)
  ProxPro® II  Up to 9.0è
(23.0 cm)
 Up to 8.0è (20.0 cm)  Up to 4.0è
(10.0 cm)
Up to 4.5è
(11.5 cm)
  MaxiProx®  Up to 29.0è
(74.0 cm)
 Up to 20.0è (51.0 cm)  Up to 17.0è
(43.0 cm)
 Up to 15.0è
(38.0 cm)
  EntryProx™  Up to 3.0è
(7.5 cm)
 Up to 2.5è (6.5 cm) Up to 1.5è
(4.0 cm)
Up to 2.0è
(5.0 cm)
  Prox80™  Up to 5.5è
(14.0 cm)
 Up to 5.0è (12.5 cm)  Up to 2.0è
(5.0 cm)
 Up to 2.5è
(6.0 cm)
Magnetic Stripe  No No  Yes No No
Printable  Yes  Yes  Yes Yes No
Standard HID Artwork  Optional  Optional  Optional  No Yes
Slot Punch  Vertical
(standard)
 Horizontal or Vertical Optional Key Ring Hole  No

In a future post, we’ll compare HID iClass prox cards and credentials, followed by a comparison of Indala prox cards.

Compare all HID Prox 125 kHz Cards/Credentials

See and compare all HID Prox 125 kHz cards and credentials – Compare-HID-Prox-Cards.pdf (157.80 kb)

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Source: HID® Prox 125 kHz Proximity – Credentials Comparison Chart (Compare-HID-Prox-Cards.pdf (157.80 kb)