Posted on 3rd Feb 2012 @ 11:49 AM
Today, Fingerprint Cards (FPC) announced that its new FPC1080A swipe sensor, developed for mobile applications, is available for ordering and that volume deliveries to customers have commenced. The FPC1080A, the world’s smallest and most power-efficient fingerprint sensor developed for mobile applications, uses FPC’s patented sensing technology and delivers world-leading 3D image quality, with a resolution of 508 dpi. In addition to intelligent image management, the sensor includes integrated hardware support for navigation, enabling the sensor to be used as a joystick or touchpad. These elements and many more functions make the robust FPC1080A the optimum choice for several types of mobile high-volume products such as mobile phones, tablets, remote controls and USB keys.
In connection with the launch of the FPC1080A, several associated products will be available for ordering, such as demonstration units, development units with PC connections and prototype cards.