What is Proxmark3 X?

Good to know: Proxmark3 is a multi-purpose hardware tool for radio-frequency identification security analysis, research, and development. It supports both high-frequency and low-frequency proximity cards and allows users to read, emulate, fuzz, and brute force the majority of RFID protocols.

Getting Started

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Fun with Proxmark3

Architecture of Proxmark3 X

  1. 1.
    LF Antenna Board
  2. 2.
    Middle Extended Board
  3. 3.
    Proxmark3 Bottom Board

Connections of Proxmark3 X

  1. 1.
    USB Socket: Micro-USB & Type-C
  2. 2.
    Bluetooth Name: PM3_RDV4.0

Buttons of Proxmark3 X

Buttons & Sockets of Proxmark3 X

PM3 Button

Press this button depending on the output of Proxmark3X.

Mode Switch Button

Proxmark3 X has 3 Modes.
  • Mode 0 - Default USB Mode
  • Mode 1 - Bluetooth Mode
  • Mode 2 - Independent LF Mode

LF R/W Button

Read button and write button of Mode 2 for reading and writing LF 125KHz tag.

Key Features of Proxmark3 X

  1. 1.
    Wireless Connection
  2. 2.
    Type-C Socket
  3. 3.
    RDV4 Firmware
  4. 4.
    Opensource App
  5. 5.
    Independent LF Copier

Where To Buy

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