Card technology

AC2000 access control works with a range of card technologies to ensure your security requirements are fully met.

CEM supports a range of card technologies including traditional 125 kHz HID Proximity and 13.56 MHz smartcard technology including DESFire, Mifare, HID iClass, and PicoPass. For a full list of card technology supported by CEM please contact your CEM account manager or email

CEM DESFire Smart Card

Pre-personalised Contactless Smart Card

The CEM DESFire 13.56MHz read/write contactless smart card can be used for a range of different applications from access control to other applications such as cashless vending and public transportation.  It completes CEM's end-to-end DESFire solution by utilizing 3DES (Triple DES) encryption and featuring a pre-personalised card memory structure for customer convenience.

AC2000 PHG Legic

CEM Legic Technology

CEM AC2000 Legic is a cost effective solution based on PHG contactless smart card readers with powerful security and encryption features.