PC-Linked Smart Card Readers

October 8, 2016
 

ACR39U Smart Card Reader

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Written by: chipsilicon_wp

Introduction

ACR39U Smart Card Reader ushers in new and modern technology to the world of smart card readers. This compact smart card reader brings together sophisticated technology and modern design to meet rigorous requirements of smart card–based applications.

It also features a USB Full Speed interface and a smart card read/write speed of up to 600 Kbps. Highly durable, ACR39U can last for 100,000 card insertion cycles. ACR39U also has various certifications, such as EMV 2000 Level 1 and PBOC, making it the ideal smart card reader for your e-Banking and e-Payment application needs

It is fully compliant with PC/SC and CCID specifications, and supports various operating systems such as Windows, Linux and Mac. Additionally, ACR39U may be used on mobile devices running on the Android™ platform versions 3.1 and above.

Features

Supports ISO 7816 Class A, B and C (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V) cards
Supports microprocessor cards with T=0 or T=1 protocol
Supports memory cards such as:
Cards following the I2C bus protocol (free memory cards) with maximum 128 bytes page with capability, including:
Atmel®: AT24C01/02/04/08/16/32/64/128/256/512/1024
SGS-Thomson: ST14C02C, ST14C04C
Gemplus: GFM1K, GFM2K, GFM4K, GFM8K
Cards with intelligent 1k bytes EEPROM with write-protect function, including:
Infineon®: SLE4418, SLE4428, SLE5518 and SLE5528
Cards with intelligent 256 bytes EEPROM with write-protect function, including:
Infineon®: SLE4432, SLE4442, SLE5532 and SLE5542
Supports PPS (Protocol and Parameters Selection)
Features Short Circuit Protection
Application Programming Interface:
Supports PC/SC
Supports CT-API (through wrapper on top of PC/SC)

Technical Specifications

Dimensions 72.2 mm (L) x 69.0 mm (W) x 14.0 mm (H)
Interface USB 2.0 Full Speed
Supply Voltage Regulated 5 V DC
Supply Current Max. 50 mA
Operating Temperature 0-50 °C
CLK Frequency 4.8 MHz
MTBF 500,000 hrs
Smart Card Interface Support
  • ISO 7816 Class A, B and C ( 5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V )
Compliance / Certifications
  • EN60950/IEC 60950, ISO7816, CE, FCC, VCCI, PC/SC, CCID, EMV 2000 Level 1, PBOC, RoHS 2, REACH, USB Full Speed
  • Microsoft® WHQL
Operating System Support
  • Windows®
  • Linux®
  • Mac OS®
  • Android™

Applications

  • e-Government
  • Banking & Payment
  • e-Healthcare
  • Access Control
  • Network Security
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • e-Purse & Loyalty

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