Watson Mini

Buy Watson Mini
at Biometric Supply,

a subsidiary of Neurotechnology.

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Integrated Biometrics Watson fingerprint reader, general view
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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.

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


Scanner Name Watson Mini Two-Finger Roll 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) 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: