ACS ACR92 - PCMCIA Smart Card Reader

Conforms to all major standards such as PC/SC, ISO 7816, EMV Level 1.

ACS ACR92 PCMCIA Smart Card Reader, a specially designed smart card peripheral for notebook and portable computers, has completed all major standards including PC/SC, FCC and ISO 7816. It is also EMV Level 1 Certified which makes it suitable for applications related to banking services and credit card payments.

The ACR92 is easy to install and use. It establishes a uniform interface between the computer and the smart card for a wide variety of cards. By taking care of the card specific particulars, the software engineers need not to understand the full technical details of the smart card/computer interface to carry out the implementation of a smart card system. It also allows future firmware and application upgrade.

ACR92 reader standard features:

* Read and write all microprocessor cards (MCU) with T=0, T=1 protocols
* Support ISO-7816 Class A and AB smart cards
* Sliding connectors (8 contacts)
* Min 100,000 card insertion cycles
* Transmission speed (with PC: 16Mbit/sec)
* Transmission speed (with Card: up to 344Kbit/sec)
* On-board flash provides firmware upgrades
* Stainless steel case material
* 30g weight
* Certifications/ Compliances: PC/SC, FCC, EMV 2000 Level1, RoHS
* Compliant to PCMCIA mechanical specifications

Typical applications:

* Home Banking and Home Shopping
* Electronic Commerce
* Network access control
* Digital signature
* Physical access control
* Identification
* Online gaming
* Business trip

Technical Specifications:

Dimensions: 85.6mm (L) x 54mm(W) x 5 mm (H)
Interface: PCMCIA, Plug and Play support
Supply Voltage: Regulated 5V DC
Operating Temperature: 10-55?C
CLK Frequency: 4/8 MHz
Operating System Support: Windows 98, ME, NT4.0, 2000, XP, 2003, Vista

Standards/Certifications:

ISO7816-Class A and AB, PC/SC
FCC, EMV 2000 Level 1, RoHS, cULus, VCCI
Microsoft WHQL 2000, XP, Server2003