Fingerprint authentication

Delivering desktop security at the touch of a finger with MSO 1300 Series

MSO 1300 Series IDEMIA

Personal identification is essential for a wide range of desktop applications from access to workstations to cashless payment, etc. The MSO 1300 Series is a range of easy-to-use fingerprint readers, allowing biometric login from desktop. It draws on IDEMIA’s patented optical technology and fingerprint algorithms – recognized worldwide for their high levels of performance and exceptional robustness – to enhance client security with the power of biometrics.

These fingerprint authentication readers take the form of compact USB sensors offering reliable, ergonomic and cost-effective solutions for enrollment, identity verification and biometric login. Their match-on-device (up to 1:10,000 users) or match-on-card functions (for variants equipped with a smartcard reader named MSO 1350), enhanced with extensive security features, guarantee the faultless protection of information.

The most advanced models in the series deliver a fingerprint image that is certified by the FBI (PIV IQS*) and the STQC**, and detect a large panel of counterfeit fingerprints. Micro-USB connection is also available for smartphone applications.

The MSO SDK enables a swift integration into Windows, Linux and Android platforms.

*Image Quality Specifications
**Standardisation Testing and Quality Certification Directorate: an office of the Government of India providing quality assurance services in the area of Electronics and IT.

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  • Compact

    The MSO 1300 Series has been designed with compactness and cost-effectiveness in mind, with no compromise on fingerprint acquisition quality. The 0.5” x 0.8” active area ensures optimized capture and repeatable finger placement.

  • Intelligent

    Theses fingerprint readers run powerful algorithms on their embedded processor. They are not only capable of delivering fingerprint images but also of coding/matching templates, and they secure them to protect users’ data.

  • Best-in-class

    The E3 variants produce a fingerprint image that is certified by the FBI (PIV IQS) and the STQC, and detect a large panel of counterfeit fingerprints—including but not limited to those made with latex, Plasticine, Kapton, transparent film, rubber, Play-Doh, graphite or paper.


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