RFD40 UHF RFID Sleds

Faster. Smarter. Future-Proof.

Gain the edge and efficiency you need with the RFD40 UHF RFID Sleds. Decrease time spent on cycle-counting with an industry-best 1300+ tag reads per second, improved ergonomics and increased battery capacity. Adapt to new and emerging technologies with this state-of-the-art sled that connects to current and future Zebra mobile computers through eConnexTM direct connection or wirelessly with Bluetooth® 5.3* capability. Industry-first Wi-Fi 6 enables easy over-the-air (OTA) device management.*

* Premium and Premium Plus models only. Some features available in a future release. Contact your Zebra Partner or sales representative for more information.

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  • Next Generation Connectivity

    eConnex™ technology allows for snap-and-go pairing so you can future-proof your workplace. Bluetooth® 5.3 capability supports the latest Zebra mobile computers including WWAN-enabled variants. An adaptor compatible with the OtterBox uniVERSE ecosystem allows support for a wide variety of smartphones running Android™ and iOS operating systems.

  • Efficiency with Staying Power

    With an industry-best 1300+ tag reads per second, optimised read range and a customisable tri-function trigger that lets associates quickly access often-used features, workers can tackle cycle counting and inventory with this RFID powerhouse. The RFD40 Premium Plus model provides scanning functionality for the most challenging barcodes.

  • Connect and Go

    Integrated Wi-Fi 6 capability in the RFD40 Premium and Premium Plus Sleds allows for easy over-the-air (OTA) device management, while Bluetooth 5.3 and NFC tap-to-pair make it easier than ever to connect to current and future Zebra mobile computers and third-party smartphones.*

RFD40 UHF RFID Standard Sled

RFD40 UHF RFID Standard Sled

Empower Workers

The RFD40 UHF RFID Standard Sled empowers workers to optimise cycle-counting with industry-best read rates and read range and increased battery capacity. Most importantly, it connects to current and future Zebra mobile computers, so you get a future-proof device.

  • Fastest Read Rates

    Industry-leading 1300+ tag reads per second

  • Optimised Read Range

    20+ foot read range

  • OS Support and Connectivity

    Wi-Fi. Bluetooth, NFC

  • Durable Drop Specs

    Multiple 5 ft./1.5 m drops to concrete

  • Power

    Quick-Release, PowerPrecision+ Li-Ion 7000 mAh battery

  • Dimensions

    5.94 in. H x 3.3 in. W x in. 6.5 in. L
    15.1 cm H x 8.4 cm W x 16.65 cm L

  • Weight

    ~19.1 oz./~541 grammes (sled with battery)

RFD40 UHF RFID Premium Sled

RFD40 UHF RFID Premium Sled

Easy to Connect

The RFD40 UHF RFID Premium Sled builds on the same great features of the Standard model and also includes integrated Wi-Fi 6 which allows for OTA device management. Bluetooth® 5.3 and NFC tap-to-pair make it easier than ever to connect to current and future Zebra mobile computers and 3rd-party smartphones.

  • Fastest Read Rates

    Industry-leading 1300+ tag reads per second

  • OS Support and Connectivity

    Android, iOS, Windows


    Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, NFC tap-to-pair

  • Durable Drop Specs

    Multiple 5 ft./1.5 m drops to concrete

  • Power

    Quick-Release, PowerPrecision+ Li-Ion 7000 mAh battery

  • Dimensions

    5.94 in. H x 3.3 in. W x in. 6.5 in. L
    15.1 cm H x 8.4 cm W x 16.65 cm L

  • Weight

    ~19.1 oz./~541 grammes (sled with battery)

RFD40 UHF RFID Premium Plus Sled

RFD40 UHF RFID Premium Plus Sled

Scan and Read

The RFD40 UHF RFID Premium Plus Sled builds on the same great features of the Standard and Premium models and also offers better support for 3rd party smartphones by providing a 1D/2D barcode imager, Bluetooth and NFC. Integrated Wi-Fi allows for OTA device management.

  • Fastest Read Rates

    Industry-leading 1300+ tag reads per second

  • OS Support and Connectivity

    Android, iOS, Windows


    Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, NFC tap-to-pair

  • Durable Drop Specs

    Multiple 5 ft./1.5 m drops to concrete

  • Power

    Quick-Release, PowerPrecision+ Li-Ion 7000 mAh battery

  • Dimensions

    5.94 in. H x 3.3 in. W x in. 6.5 in. L
    15.1 cm H x 8.4 cm W x 16.65 cm L

  • Weight

    ~19.6 oz./~556 grams

  • Service and Support

    Zebra OneCare services are designed to support and enable critical business processes at an economical price point.

    Zebra OneCare

  • Compatibility

    Pairs seamlessly with TC21/26, EC50/55 using eConnex™️ or USB. Designed to pair with new technologies as they are released.

    Compatible Devices

  • Software

    Our RFID development, demonstration and production software and utilities help you easily manage your RFID deployments.

    RFID Software