Top Read Range for Retail Applications


Smartrac’s EAGLE™ is one of the smallest global RAIN RFID inlays for retail applications, having a compact size 44 x 28 mm which can be easily converted into end-application usage, available in dry and paper-tag delivery formats. EAGLE equipped with NXP UCODE 8 offers same memory size and typical IC features as NXP UCODE 7. Furthermore, it offers a Self Adjust feature to maximize product performance in challenging environments and has an improved read and write sensitivity and faster encoding speed compared to NXP UCODE 7. Furthermore, the chip has an integrated Brand Identifier function to prove product authenticity and a memory safeguard system to protect business data.

EAGLE benefits from the capabilities of Smart Cosmos: Smartrac’s IoT platform can record and manage a complete set of unique transponder data (e.g. UID no., order no., batch no., or yield) at production level in a controlled and secure way. As the backbone of Smartrac’s product digitization solutions, Smart Cosmos enables full traceability of delivered RFID products and provides reliable quality assurance. EAGLE with the NXP UCODE 8 IC, used in retail applications, is the smallest inlay with global performance currently available on the market that has passed ARC categories A, B, C, D, F, G, I, K, M and Q.

Smartrac’s inlays and tags are compliant with ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management and ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management, which ensure a reliable and state-of-the-art product that meets a variety of application needs, especially in the retail environment.


Operating Frequency

860 - 960 MHz

Integrated Circuit (IC)


Antenna Size

44 x 28 mm (1.7 x 1.1 in)

Die-cut Size

47 x 31 mm (1.9 x 1.2 in)

Quality Assurance

100% performance tested

International Standards

EPC Class 1 Gen 2
ISO 18000-63

Application Areas

  • Brand Protection
  • Industry
  • Product Authentication
  • Retail
  • Supply Chain Management