Atmel Fingerchip sensors family

Sample scanner based on FingerChip sensor
Sample scanner containing Atmel FingerChip sensor
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Atmel FingerChip is a whole family of thermal fingerprint sensors that use sweep capture method. Neurotechnology software is suitable for using with any chip from the FingerChip family, although chip dimensions and image capture area could be different from the presented specifications.

Support modules for this family of sensors are included in MegaMatcher 9.0 SDK, MegaMatcher On Card 9.0 SDK, VeriFinger 9.0 SDK and Free Fingerprint Verification SDK.

Specifications

Please note that some of these specification are presented only for a member of FingerChip sensor family. Other FingerChip sensors may have different chip dimensions, image capture area etc.

Sensor family name Atmel FingerChip
Manufacturer Atmel Corp.
Connection Serial interface (up to 16 Mbps)
Supported OS (*) Microsoft Windows (32bit)
Resolution 500 ppi
Image capture area (Platen size) (**) 11.6 x 0.4 mm (0.46" x 0.02")
Fingerprint image frame size (**) 232 x 8 pixels
Sensor type Thermal, CMOS
Chip Size (**) 17.3 x 1.7 mm (0.70" x 0.07")
Operating temperature -40°C ~ +85°C

* These operating systems are supported by Neurotechnology SDKs. Device manufacturers may have different lists of supported operating systems.

** These parameters are presented only for a member of FingerChip sensor family. Other FingerChip sensors may have different values for some or all of these parameters. Anyway, Neurotechnology software is suitable for using with any chip from the FingerChip family.