Skip to main content

AI Controller – 2 Reader (AIC-2x)


AI Controller - 2 Reader (AIC-2x) 

Introducing the AI Controller – 2 Reader AIC-2x by BluB0X, the cutting-edge all-in-one platform that goes beyond traditional access control. With advanced features such as data analytics, video analytics, video camera, NVR, intercom, destination dispatch elevator control, LSP power management, and person reader operation, the AIC-2x provides a comprehensive security solution for any facility.

Built on an open platform architecture, the AIC-2x offers unparalleled flexibility for OEMs, channel partners, and end customers to customize the controller configuration that best suits their needs. With its multi-port design, the AIC-2x allows for easy control of two connected doors, making access management seamless and efficient.

Equipped with native connectivity, the AIC-2x performs access control, alarm management, and scheduled operations all in one package, independently of the host. This high-performance intelligent controller ensures reliable and efficient operation, even in a secure environment.

For partners seeking a comprehensive and open access control platform, the 2 Reader AIC-2x is the obvious choice. Not only does it deliver complete security and access control solutions, but it also offers innovative application extensions, interoperability, and data security. Trust BluB0X's AIC-2x to provide the ultimate access control solution for your facility.

 Click to download > AI Controller – 2 Reader (AIC-2x) 2024.pdf 

AIC Controller Sensor Farm Jun 2024 4.jpg

Key Features
  1. Combines the capabilities of a door access controller with an NVR, Intercom, high-end video and data analytics processor

  2. Built on open platform architecture

  3. Multi-port design for easy control of two doors

  4. High-performance intelligent controller

  5. Supports more card formats than any other controller 

Key Benefits
  1. A single IoT device that provides access control, alarm, video management, video and data analytics, intercom, video, voice, text intercom, destination dispatch elevator integration, appearance, speech and voice recognition, power management, and wireless lock integration

  2. Next evolution of controllers for the security industry

  3. Reduces the cost and complexity of deploying integrated systems

  4. Achieve a greater level of integration, capability and scalability


Access Control 
  1.  Natively supports for up to 2 readers / 6 inputs / 2 outputs
  2. Door Management
  3. Remote Lock/Unlock
  4. Credential Access
  5. Card Access Simulation
  6. REX Access
  7. Alarms - Door Forced, Door Held
  8. Door Active Schedules
  9. Person Active Schedules
  10. Multi-Rex Support on a Door
  11. Multi-Reader Support on a Door - Each reader can be set to a unique mode
  12. Unlimited Person/Cardholder Capacity
  13. Unlimited System Access Levels
  14. Unlimited Access Levels per Person
  15. 100 Card Formats
  16. If/Then macro capabilities (coming soon) 


Primary Power

POE, POE+, 12V DC +- 10% 2.5A Max
Networking 100/1000 BASE-T Ethernet
Credentials Face, Voice, Name, Bluetooth (BluID), Prox, MiFARE, QR/Barcode, PIN
RFID 13.56 MHz + 125 KHz w/ Optional HID Reader
Bluetooth version 4.2
Optional Reader HID
Reader Power 12 VDC +-10%, 600mA maximum at each reader
Data Inputs TTL Compatible
RS-485 Mode 9600 to 115200 bps, asynchronous, half-duplex, 1 start bit, 8 data bits, and 1 stop bit. Maximum cable length: 2000 ft. (609.6 m)
LED Output TTL levels, high>3 V, low<0.5 V, 5 mA source/sink maximum
Buzzer Output Open collector, 12 VDC open circuit maximum, 40 mA sink maximum
Inputs 6 re-programmable inputs for cabinet tamper and ups fault monitoring
Outputs 2 Relays, 2 Form C: NO/NC: 0.5 A / 0.5A A @ 125 Vac, 2 A / 2 A @ 30 Vdc
Serial I/O 2 Wire RS-485, 9600 to 115200 bps, asynchronous, half-duplex, 1, 8, 1
Micro USB 5VDC, 500mA Max
Mobile Gesture Tap, Twist, Wave, In Range, Behavior, BluREMOTE
Door Controller Yes - 2 Doors, 4 Readers
Battery Memory/Clock Backup: 3 Volt Lithium, type BR2330 rechargeable
microSD Card microSD or microSDHC; 2GB to 8GB
Host Communication

10/100/1000 Ethernet

Secure TCP/IP Connection

IOT Hub Compatible

Reader Interface

Reader Port 600mA Max
Inputs 6 re-programmable inputs for cabinet tamper and ups fault monitoring
Outputs 2 Relays, 2 Form C: NO/NC: 0.5 A / 0.5A A @ 125 Vac, 2 A / 2 A @ 30 Vdc
Serial I/O 2 Wire RS-485, 9600 to 115200 bps, asynchronous, half-duplex, 1, 8, 1
Micro USB 5VDC, 500mA Max
Fan 5V DC
Optical Tamper Yes
Pressure Sensor Output 14b Accuracy: ±0.015PSI (±0.1kPa)
Battery Memory/Clock Backup: 3 Volt Lithium, type BR2330 rechargeable


NVR Yes - Up to 4 Cameras
SOM NVIDIA Jetson Nano
AI Performance 472 GFLOPs
GPU 128-core NVIDIA Maxwell™ GPU
CPU Quad-Core ARM®
Memory 4 GB 64-bit LPDDR4 25.6GB/s
SOM Storage 16 GB eMMC 5.1
Solid State Storage M.2 2280 Nvme SSD up to 8TB
Video Encode 1x 4Kp30, 2x1080p60, 4x1080p30, 4x720p60, 9x720p30 (H.265 & H.264)
Video Decode 1x 4Kp60, 2x4Kp30, 4x1080p60, 8x1080p30, 9x720p60 (H.265 & H.264)
Display 2 multi-mode DP 1.2/eDP 1.4/HDMI 2.01 x2 DSI (1.5Gbps/lane)

Cable Requirements

Power and Relays 1 twisted pair, 18 to 16 AWG
Ethernet CAT-5, minimum, CAT-6 preferred
Reader TTL 6-conductor, 18 AWG, 500 feet (150 m) maximum
Reader RS-485 1 twisted pair, shielded, 120 ohm impedance, 24 AWG, 2,000 ft. (610 m) maximum
I/O Devices 1 twisted pair with drain wire and shield, 120 ohm impedance, 24 AWG, 4,000 ft. (1,219 m) maximum
Alarm Input 1 twisted pair, 30 ohms maximum

Power Management

Monitored Outputs and Relay Control 2


Temperature -55 to +85 °C, storage, 0 to +70 °C, operating
Humidity 5 to 95% RHNC



H 1" (25 mm) x W 5.6" (142.3 mm) x L 4" (101.6 mm) 


2 lbs.

Compliance and Warranty

Product Compliance UL 294 Recognized, FCC Part 15 Class A, CE Compliant, RoHS (2011/65/EU & 2015/863), EU REACH (1907/2006)
Warranty The product is warranted free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use and service with proper maintenance for one year from the date of factory shipment.
  • Was this article helpful?