Mifare modules

type –access control


Contactless cards MIFARE Classic 1k 13.56 Mhz

Proximity cards with the MIFARE Classic 1k module are a more advanced solution than cards with the Unique EM 4100 125 kHz module. They use MIFARE technology, offering greater data storage and security capabilities. MIFARE Classic 1k cards are popular in access control systems, identification systems, and various types of applications where additional functions are required, such as storing more information or using more advanced security mechanisms.

 MIFARE Classic 1K  13.56 Mhz  cards - applications

MIFARE Classic 1k 13.56 Mhz cards – applications

Mifare Classic 1k contactless cards, due to their advanced functionality, are used in many industry sectors. They are mainly used in access control systems, ensuring efficient and safe entry to areas with limited access, such as corporate offices, production plants, fitness centers, laboratories, warehouses, and educational institutions.

Additionally, Mifare Classic 1k cards play a key role in work time monitoring systems, enabling employees to record working hours. Their advanced features make them ideal for use in access control systems, where only authorized people can gain access to specific areas or use specific devices.

karty U MIFARE Classic 1k  13.56 Mhz  - specyfikacja

MIFARE Classic 1k 13.56 Mhz – technical aspects

Compared to various proximity card technologies, the MIFARE Classic 1k module stands out as a popular choice, offering higher operating parameters, which is why it is often used in more advanced access control systems. MIFARE Classic 1k module specifications:

  • operating frequency: 13.56 Mhz
  • memory capacity: 1 KB (1024 bytes)
  • memory type: read-write
  • memory structure: 16 sectors, with each sector consisting of 4 blocks of 16 bytes each
  • each card has a unique serial number factory-written on the card
  • compatibility – card compatibility with standard RFID systems operating at 13.56 Mhz
  • security – the module uses the CRYPTO1 cryptographic algorithm to secure access.

Sample specification of MIFARE Classic 1k 13.56 Mhz proximity cards

Access cards are not usually decorated with decorative prints or special features; their specification is usually quite standard and may look, for example, like this:

  • material: white PVC
  • format: 86×54 mm (CR-80)
  • thickness: 0.76 mm (760 microns)
  • offset printing, full CMYK color
  • MIFARE Classic 1k proximity module
  • optional: card hole, additional personalization, case and sublimation lanyard.

It is worth mentioning:
Blank cards with the MIFARE Classic 1k module
If you have your own printer for personalizing plastic cards, you can order white, blank cards with the MIFARE Classic 1k module from us. Here you will find a price list for blank white cards.

Card samples
We suggest you test white card samples with this module before placing an order. The sample is free and will confirm compatibility with your system.

Cards with the MIFARE Classic 1k module are a very popular choice in many applications requiring increased security standards. If you would like to know the production price of contactless cards with this module, please use the quote form, specifying the number of cards, colors and possibly an additional type of personalization.

Additional options

Spot / selective varnish, glossy or matte
Metallic silkscreen
Scratch-off panel
Coloured PVC material
Magnetic HiCo/LoCo stripe
Transparent material
Contactless chip (Unique, Mifare and more)
Contact memory chip
Aroma (e.g. coffee)
Custom shape and size cards
Laminate of plastic cards
Customized plastic snap off card | 3 key chain tags
Eco-friendly material – recycled and recyclable
Hole (round, oval, euro hole)
Other services
Print visible in UV / IR
Panel for a signature / signature strip