Configure the RFID Antenna Power and Link Profile Using Zebra RFID Application for iOS Device

Article ID: 12598470

Issue / Question

How to change the read range of the RFD8500 (connected to iOS device)

Applicable To

RFD8500

Resolution / Answer

1. Download and install Zebra RFID Application for iOS from the App Store.
2. Pair and connect the RFD8500 to the iOS device. See page 34 of the RFD8500 User Guide.
3. Open Zebra RFID Application
4. Tap Settings
5. Tap Antenna
6. Modify Power level (dBm). Default is 270 and maximum value is 300.



For more information, refer to page 79 of the RFD8500 User Guide.
For EPC Class 1 Gen 2 v2 specification, click HERE.

+ Applicable Products

  • RFD8500 RFID Reader