Technically the FS88 module is an FS88H scanner without plastic case and USB cable. The module is intended for customers who want to integrate FS88 into their own products, like handheld POS devices or portable voter registration stations.
The FS88 scanner is FIPS 201 / PIV compliant device and is listed in the US General Services Administration (GSA) FIPS 201 Evaluation Program Approved Product List. The FS88 sensor is rugged enough to be used in mobile solutions that may require heavy user interaction in various environments.
Each individual module includes a unique factory-programmed serial number. Scanner is traceable as it has a unique serial number factory-programmed into the USB Device Descriptor. Applications can read this number and store it into database duringe each scan. This feature is important for security systems and government identity management projects.
Suprema BioMini Combo is a device that contains optical fingerprint scanner and smart card reader.
The fingerprint scanner is based on a fingerprint sensor, which was certified by the FBI as FIPS-201 / PIV-071006 compliant. The manufacturer specifies that the sensor is able to reject fake or spoof fingerprints and works well even under direct sunlight.
The device also contains embedded contact smart card reader. The smart card reader accepts ISO 7816 and EMV 2000 smart cards. 5V, 3V and 1.8V cards are supported. The specified transmission rate is from 2 to 500 kbps.
SecuGen Hamster Pro 20 is a compact optical fingerprint reader which captures single flat fingers. The scanner is compliant with FIPS 201 / PIV (FIPS-201) and Mobile ID FAP20 requirements.
According to the manufacturer, Hamster Pro 20 is able to reject spoof fingerprint images and latent fingerprints, thus preventing certain types of fraud like using photocopied fingerprints. The scanner works well with dry, aged or scarred fingerprints.
The DactyScan40i from Green Bit is an optical fingerprint reader that is able to capture dual flat fingerprints and single rolled or flat fingerprints. The scanner is certified by FBI as IAFIS IQS Appendix F and PIV compliant.
The manufacturer specifies that the scanner is compact, has low power consumption from USB port, and thus is suitable for high-traffic mobile ID solutions, like border control, on-the-road identification, passport issuance etc. The device has also 10 LEDs (one for each finger) for more convenient capture of all 10 fingerprints from a person.