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low-frequency tags
1. From 30 kHz to 300 kHz.

Low-frequency tags typical operate at 125 kHz or 134 kHz. The main disadvantages of low-frequency tags are they have to be read from within three feet and the rate of data transfer is slow.

They are less subject to interference than UHF tags.

2. Tags that operate at a frequency as low as 30 KHz or as high as 300 KHz, but most often at 125 KHz.

They can be read at no more than three feet and the data transfer rate is slow. This type of tag is widely used in retailing because it is relatively inexpensive.

This entry is located in the following unit: Radio Frequency Identification (RFID): Definitions (page 6)