Futronic FS28 is an autonomous fingerprint scanner. The scanner uses Bluetooth interface for connecting with a host device, like PC, tablet or smart phone. FS28 can also be connected to the host via USB port.
FS28 fingerprint reader was certified by the FBI as PIV-071006 / FIPS-201 compliant, making it suitable for using in U.S. government systems. It can be also used for various applications like field usage by law enforcement officers, attendance check in remote locations etc.
The device features a built-in LCD screen with 128 x 64 pixel resolution. There are also four buttons for operating the device. The device can report its status via red/blue LED or buzzer.
FS28 is powered by Li-ion battery, which can be recharged by connecting to host’s USB port or using the included AC charger.
The manufacturer specifies that FS28 can be used as a remote scanner, which is fully controlled from a host device via Bluetooth. Users can integrate the scanner into their system and send commands to the scanner to perform operations like fingerprint image capture or showing custom messages on the device screen depending on the situation.