Alien Technology - ALN 9720 HS

Powered by Alien®’s break-through Higgs™4 UHF RFID IC and innovative “HS” antenna design, the ALN-9720 delivers industry leading EPC Gen 2 performance and reliability for retail and apparel applications where handheld readers are used or where tags may be "hidden" behind many similar retail items.

With its Higgs-4 core, the “HiScan” delivers next generation read and write performance, yet is completely optimized for the highest volume enterprise, retail, and automotive applications.

An optimized memory footprint includes a 32-bit TID, a 64-bit Unique TID for authentication and next generation serialization applications, a 128-bit EPC memory bank, 128-bits of user memory for distributed data applications, and password protected read and write support capabilities to prevent unauthorized viewing and modifi cation of the tag’s data.

ALN-9720 inlays are World Tag compliant, enabling consistent operation across the diverse frequencies of the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Africa.


  • Apparel
  • Retail
  • Hang tags
  • Asset management
  • Small package labels


Physical Characteristics
Dimensions40 mm x 15.5 mm
AdhesiveGeneral Purpose Permanent
OverlayTT Printable White Film
Environmental Characteristics
Shelf Life2 Years @ 25°C 40% Relative Humidity (Non-Condensing)
Shelf Storage Limits-25°C to +50°C
20% to 90% Relative Humidity (Non-Condensing)
Application TemperatureGreater Than -4°C
Operating Limits-40°C to +70°C
20% to 90% Relative Humidity (Non-Condensing)
ESD LimitHBM: 5.0kV
CDM: 1.5kV
RFID Characteristics
RF ProtocolEPC Gen 2(ISO 18000-6C)
Operating Frequency Range840 to 960 MHz
Operating ModePassive
Tag Characteristics
EPC128 bits
ICAlien Higgs-4
Read RangeTBA

Ordering Information and Pricing

Part Number Qty Model Number Description RRP T
[A] Sample Tags


Alien HiScan(HS), White Wet Inlay, Higgs-4, Each

$0.33 A


Alien HiScan(HS), White Wet Inlay, Higgs-4, 1K

$297.00 A
[B] Rolls


Alien HiScan(HS), White Wet Inlay, Higgs-4, 25K

$5,720.00 A