The Watson Mini is a dual fingerprint reader from Integrated Biometrics designed for desktop usage. The scanner has been certified by the FBI as Appendix F FAP 45 and PIV compliant.
Watson Mini is is based on proprietary LES (Light Emitting Sensor) technology, which ensures high-quality fingerprint scanning even when dirty, dry or rough fingers are scanned. Dual and single flats, as well as single rolled fingerprint can be captured.
The manufacturer specifies that the device has IP65 rating, meaning that its internals are completely sealed and protected from dust and water projected from a nozzle.
Futronic’s FS82 USB 2.0 Fingerprint Smart Card Scanner is a combination of FS80H fingerprint scanner hardware and ISO7816 smart card reader.
The fingerprint and smart card readers can be used together for two-factor authentication. A fingerprint template is stored on smart card and can be compared with a fingerprint scanned with the fingerprint scanner. Also the fingerprint reader and smartcard reader can be used separately.
The fingerprint reader part features precise optics and infra-red illumination that allow to scan wet, dry, blurred and other problematic fingerprints reliably.
EikonTouch 710 from DigitalPersona is a PIV (FIPS 201) certified fingerprint reader, based on TCS1C capacitive sensor.
The manufacturer specifies that the device has SteelCoat coating, which can withstand more than 2 million touches. Also specified the rugged IP63-rated casing, meaning that the device is sealed from contact with dust and withstands spraying water.
The DactyScan26i is the most compact 1” x 1” fingerprint scanner on the market today. Its 10 3-color led based graphical user interface facilitates the acquisition process.
Thus it allows for integration in a wide range of applications: civil identification, e-id document issuing, border control and other public authority related applications.