Watson Mini from Integrated Biometrics is a compact fingerprint scanner module for using in embedded and mobile applications. The module has PIV-071006 and Appendix F Mobile ID FAP 45 certification from the FBI. Watson Mini allows to capture single or dual flat fingerprints, or single rolled fingerprints.
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 IP65 rugged package and offers optional IP67 package.
The newer Watson Mini v2 is not supported at the moment, only the older Watson Mini v1 is supported.
|Scanner Name||Watson Mini Two-Finger Roll Scanner|
|Supported OS (*)||Microsoft Windows (32-bit and 64-bit),
Linux (32-bit and 64-bit),
|Image capture area (Platen size)||41 x 38 mm (1.6" x 1.5")|
|Image size||800 x 750 pixels|
|Sensor type||Hybrid (optical and capacitive)|
|Sensor size||61 x 60 x 34 mm (2.4" x 2.4" x 1.3")|
|Sensor weight||85 grams (3.0 oz) with short USB cable
144 grams (5.1 oz) with 1.5m (5 feet) cable
|Operating temperature||-20°C ~ +60°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 Watson Mini 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: