Buy Columbo
at Biometric Supply,

a subsidiary of Neurotechnology.

Desktop reader
Integrated Biometrics Columbo Desktop fingerprint reader, general view
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OEM module
Integrated Biometrics Columbo OEM fingerprint reader, general view
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Integrated Biometrics Columbo is a single fingerprint reader, which is certified as PIV-071006 and Appendix F Mobile ID FAP 30 compliant.

The sensor is based on company's proprietary Light Emitting Sensor (LES) technology which uses hybrid capacitive/optical capture method. The manufacturer specifies that the sensor has IP54 rugged package.

Columbo is available as desktop fingerprint reader and as OEM module designed for integration into hand-held or embedded devices.

Support module for this device is included in MegaMatcher 10.0 SDK, MegaMatcher On Card 10.0 SDK and VeriFinger 10.0 SDK.


Scanner Name Columbo Single-Finger Scanner
Manufacturer Integrated Biometrics
Connection USB 2.0
Supported OS (*) Microsoft Windows (32-bit and 64-bit),
Linux (32-bit and 64-bit),
Resolution 500 ppi
Image capture area (Platen size) 20 x 25 mm (0.8" x 1.0")
Image size 400 x 500 pixels
Sensor type Hybrid (optical and capacitive)
Device size Desktop reader: 66 x 75 x 48 mm (2.6" x 3.0" x 1.9")
OEM module without circuit board: 47 x 39 x 28 mm (1.8" x 1.5" x 1.1")
Device weight Desktop reader: 170 grams (6.0 oz)
OEM module: 70 grams (2.5 oz)
Operating temperature -10°C ~ +55°C
Operating humidity 30 - 85 % non-condensing

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

Where to order this device?

Buy Columbo at Biometric Supply – a subsidiary of Neurotechnology.

Other Integrated Biometrics devices

Neurotechnology SDKs also include support module for these fingerprint capture devices from Integrated Biometrics: