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Merge CR
Simple. Elegant. Effective.

The Answer For Your Card-Reading Needs

MERGE CR is the card-only member of the MERGE family, offering the beauty and robustness of MERGE 2 in a card-only format. With an excellent balance of cost-effectiveness and high-demand features, MERGE CR brings incredible value to the card reader market, including Invixium’s core commitment to exquisite design. With all the right features, the true beauty of MERGE CR shines in its capacity for 5,000 cardholders, PoE compatibility, customizable LEDs, Wiegand connection up to 512 bits and support for multiple types of RFID cards.

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Uncompromising Quality At An Excellent Price

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A Card Reader For Every Use Case

MERGE CR supports a variety of card types, including MiFare and DESFire, so you can fully customize your access control system to meet your existing business needs. And, with the ability to assign multiple cards to each user, even large enterprises can make full use of all of the wealth of card options offered by MERGE CR.

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Card Access Control Has Never Been More Elegant

Not every card reader is built the same. In fact, MERGE CR is built with Invixium’s commitment to bespoke design and high-quality engineering at its core, offering you an elegant and durable system ready to take on whatever access control challenge you have. With a capacity for 5,000 card holders and excellent throughput, large enterprises are not a challenge for MERGE CR. Your staff can gain access and continue about their day with incredible speed with MERGE CR installed at access points in your building.

Ideal Applications

Ethernet Cable

One-Cable PoE+ Power And Communication For Easy Installation

One cable (CAT5/6) for power and communication makes installation fast and easy, and also lowers installation costs and maintenance.

made in Canada

High Quality Products Made In Canada

Invixium proudly uses the highest-quality materials at its Canada-based production facility to ensure our customers enjoy the utmost in engineering and user experience.

IXM Partners

Integrations With Leading Access Control Software Offer Ease Of Use

With IXM Link, MERGE CR integrates with industry-leading access control software including OnGuard by LenelS2, Honeywell Pro-Watch and more.

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Communication Options Facilitate Versatile Security

MERGE CR can communicate via Ethernet, Wiegand or OSDP2 so you can customize your device’s security and accessibility to meet the needs of a variety of IT policies and capabilities.

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Inbuilt Relay allows Standalone operation to Open Doors

Most card readers in the market are used in conjunction with Access Control Panels as they do not have an inbuilt relay to control the door strike directly. MERGE CR can be installed as a standalone card reader if needed thanks to its inbuilt relay making it easy to deploy as part of a larger access control system.

Even More Great Features

Robust Cardholder Capacity Meets Enterprise-Level Needs

MERGE CR offers a capacity of 50,000 cardholders, so large workforces are not a challenge to this reader.

Communication Channel Encryption Promote Individual Privacy

Communication channels between MERGE CR and the rest of your system offer various levels of encryption to ensure data privacy for your workforce and business overall.

A Range Of Card Features Allow Greater Application Flexibility

MERGE CR supports a variety of card formats including prox, DESFire and MiFare, as well as multiple cards per user to offer our customers the highest level of usage flexibility possible.

Tamper Protection Decreases The Threat Of Hackers And Data Thieves

MERGE CR comes built with an anti-shock vandal protection (ASVP) system that sounds an alarm when an attempt is made to remove the device from its installed location as an added layer of security.

Achieve An Interactive User Experience With Customizable LEDs

Using IXM WEB, Invixium’s free, web-based software companion for MERGE CR, you can change LED colors and patterns to create a unique user experience for different device events.

Network Architecture

MERGE CR Network Architecture


IXM WEB: Invixium’s all-in-one, web-based software companion for all of its devices, even MERGE CR. This solution is enterprise-grade, offering you user-friendliness and elegance as you monitor the health of your access control system. Oversee devices and users with data-driven reports, user-friendly workflows and visually appealing dashboards anywhere and anytime with IXM WEB.

Software Dashboard MERGE 2

Tech Specs

MERGE CR Features Description
Processor ARM Cortex A8 – 800 MHz
Random Access Memory 512MB DDR3L
Flash Memory – NAND 512MB
Operating System Android OS
Ethernet 100 BASE-T
PoE+ IEEE 802.3at
USB USB 2.0 On-The-Go (OTG)
# of SPO 1
Wiegand Customizable up to 512 bits
Door Access Controller 1A (1 – O/P, 2 – I/P, 1 – Relay)
Anti-Shock Vandal Protection Standard
Audio Speaker
1:1 Users (Records) – Card 50K Users (50K cards)
RFID Card Options MiFARE, DESFire
# Transaction Logs 100K
Communication Options TCP/IP, RS485 (OSDP v2 Compliant), USB Aux
Power Supply 12V DC @ 1A
Operating temperature 0 ˚C to +60 ˚C (32 ˚F to +140 ˚F)
Relative Humidity 0% ~ 80%, non condensing
Colors Black & Chrome
Dimensions 139 mm x 47 mm x 34 mm (L x W x D)
Regulatory Approvals and Certificates FCC, CE, RoHS, BIS
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