(****) 125kHz EM / HID / AWID Cloner aka. Blue Cloner

125kHz EM / HID / AWID Cloner aka. Blue Cloner

Chances are, if you do an internet search for RFID cloner, you will be bombarded with a plethora of cheap cloners, and a significant number of those will look like this

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There are a few different versions available and they ALL look identical but with a wide range of prices, you might save a couple of bucks buying somewhere else but you don’t know what you are getting until you actually have it “in hand” :wink:

SOURCE

Dangerous things, eBay, Amazon, Aliexpress…

CAPABILITY

125kHz EM41xx/EM4200, HID ProxCard II, and (AWID for DT version)

If you are in the market for one, get it from Dangerous Things, and here is why:-

  • The Dangerous Things version has the AWID option whereas the others likely do not.

  • Dangerous Things after-sales service is outstanding

  • The product is a known entity

  • We should be Supporting Dangerous Things

To be aware of:-

WARNING Due to inherent design limitations of T5577 chips, it is possible to “misconfigure” your product attempting to clone an ID to it over a bad magnetic coupling. For more information, please read this forum post for more information.

There are ways to minimise /mitigate this :arrow_up: happening by using this

The "hot wire" blue cloner mod guide.

PROs

  • Lightweight

  • Compact

  • Portable

  • “Cheap”

CONs

  • Limited to LF only

  • Limited to EM41xx / EM4200, HID ProxCard II and (AWID DT Version only )

  • Writes a password (not a major issue, just to be aware) ( how to remove password if required)

PRICE

$15 - $40

Summary:

  • It does what it says on the box

  • Although the Blue cloner writes a password to actually protect the chip, This looses one star due to not being able to opt-out

  • There are “fixes” for the password on this forum.

  • Limited of a handful of modes

  • Limited writing range to xSeries, but Simple, fast and effective mods available

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