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MT20 USB Credential Enrollment Reader

The Schlage® MT20 (USB connected) multi-technology reader works seamlessly with any computer to enroll proximity and smart credentials directly into the access control web app or software in PACS systems.


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The Schlage® MT20 multi-technology enrollment reader is designed to simplify the enrollment of proximity, smart and multi-technology credentials in PACS systems. It uses USB to transfer data and power. 

The MT20 is compatible with Schlage smart credentials (Schlage MIFARE Classic® and MIFARE® DESFire® EV1, EV2 and EV3) as well as most proximity and smart cards from other manufacturers.

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 Smart (encrypted)

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For frequently asked questions, educational resources and technical product materials visit the Readers 101 page. 


  • Recognizes Schlage proximity, smart and multi-technology credentials (MIFARE Classic® and MIFARE® DESFire®  EV1, EV2 and EV3)
  • Compatible with many Schlage readers, locks, and deadbolts
  • Communicates over a computer USB port



  • Use computer and the ENGAGE web app to easily enroll credentials in access control system 
  • Simplify credential enrollment 
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty



  • Eliminates the need for manual data entry and provide error-free identification
  • Physical dimensions (LxWxH):  5.56″ x 2.00″ x .695″ 
  • Frequency:  13.56 MHz and 125 kHz
  • Interface: USB
  • Bit formats recognized: 26A, 32X, 34N, 34S, 35C, 37X, 37H, 40X
  • Standards:  ISO 14443A, ISO 15693
  • Power Supply:  Connect to powered USB port or via USB power supply 
  • Operating temperatures:  -32° to 104° F (0°  to 40° C)
  • LED (red, green, or amber) visual indicator and audio feedback 
  • Material:  PBT Polymer
  • FCC certification
  • IC certification


Reader Finishes

Black (standard)

Schlage® offers a variety of accessories and replacement parts to help ensure readers are always performing well. Visit the reader accessories data sheet to learn more. 


The MT20 enrollment reader reads Schlage proximity, smart and multi-technology credentials.  


Credential types

  • 13.56 MHz smart, including MIFARE Classic® and MIFARE® DESFire® EV1, EV2 and EV3
  • 125 kHz proximity 

For full credential system compatibility list, see the data sheet



  • Mobile (NFC)
  • Cards
  • Keyfobs
  • PVC adhesive discs
  • Wearable wristbands
  • Custom artwork options


For complete details, visit the Credentials page.

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Additional Resources

Did You Know?

The innovative Schlage Control™ Mobile Enabled Smart Locks were introduced in 2019 for the multifamily market—allowing residents to use their mobile phone as a key to their apartment.

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