Presenting the VG10CKQ from the Vanguard Series: an all-weather multi-tech smart reader for the outdoors that is ahead of its time in terms of security. This sleek-looking device has a slim design that can be mounted on mullions; it also comes with a metal casing and tempered glass panel, enabling it to blend seamlessly into any architectural backdrop. Designed to support more than 100 RFID credential types, such as mobile NFC and Bluetooth (Low Energy), it offers users unprecedented versatility. It has an embedded touch keypad and a QR code scanner, which provide flexible authentication options for different user preferences.


  • Supports over 100 RFID credential types, including mobile NFC and Bluetooth (Low Energy)
  • Embedded touch keypad and QR code scanner for flexible authentication
  • OSDP v2.2 secure channel over RS-485 with AES-128 encryption
  • AES-256 encryption for mobile and reader-to-reader communication
  • EAL6+ certification level encryption with protection against SPA/DPA/EMA/DEMA attacks
  • IP66 water resistance and dust proofing, IK07 vandal-resistant certification
  • Armatura ID app for mobile credential capabilities with Face & Touch ID authentication
  • Stainless steel casing with tempered glass panel

Technical Specs:

  • Mullion mounting design
  • Dimension – 4.78″ W x 1.77″ H x 0.96″ D (121.5 x 45 x 24.5mm)
  • Certifications – CE, FCC, RoHs3.0, WEEE
  • Operating temperature: -40°C to 65°C (-40°F to 149°F)
  • IP66 rated for water and dust resistance
  • IK07 vandal-resistant certification
  • RS-485 interface
  • OSDP v2.2 secure channel support
  • AES-128 encryption for reader-controller communication
  • AES-256 encryption for mobile and reader-reader communication
  • EAL6+ certified encryption chips
  • Wiegand output interface
  • Power supply: 12V DC