The Chip-X extern is a reader for cards using contact chip technology. The device is connected by a RS-232 interface. An USB adapter is available on request.
It supports synchronous memory chip technology (2-wire-protocol like SLE4432 / SLE4442, I²C- and extended I²C-Bus).
Further it can be used with asynchronous processor cards using a T=0 and T=1 protocol like GSM- or pay cards.
The Chip-X extern is a desktop device supplied with a 3-colour LED display as status panel and free software (HEX-editor).