Fingerprint Scanners

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BIO-key offers a variety of Microsoft-qualified Windows Hello USB scanners that can be used out of the box with Windows Hello and Windows Hello for Business. Additionally, these fingerprint scanners are compatible with our biometric identity and access management solutions, providing a reliable and convenient way to verify individuals’ identities. 

BIO-key’s fingerprint scanners are designed to meet the highest standards of accuracy, durability, and compatibility. By choosing BIO-key’s fingerprint scanners, you can enjoy enhanced security, improved workflow efficiency, and reduced reliance on vulnerable authentication methods. Join the ranks of numerous organizations across various industries that have already experienced the advantages of our fingerprint biometrics technology. 

Explore our range of fingerprint scanners below and discover how BIO-key can help you strengthen your security measures and protect your valuable assets. 


SidePass is a high-quality, compact, USB fingerprint scanner designed to meet your hardware requirements for seamless integration of fingerprint biometric authentication. This advanced capacitive fingerprint reader offers an affordable solution for customers and organizations seeking to enhance security and streamline workflows by replacing slower and less secure sign-in methods such as passwords, PINs, swipe cards, and security keys. 

SidePass is specifically engineered to provide a plug-and-play option, allowing you to easily add Windows Hello support to any non-biometric-capable device. This means you can enjoy the benefits of secure biometric authentication without the need for expensive hardware upgrades or complex installations. By leveraging SidePass, you can significantly strengthen your security measures and improve workflow efficiency. Say goodbye to the frustration of password-based logins and embrace the speed and convenience of passwordless biometric authentication. 

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PIV-Pro is a state-of-the-art optical fingerprint scanner providing the highest quality in fingerprint biometrics, designed to meet the demanding needs of our government and healthcare customers. With PIV-Pro, BIO-key guarantees precise and consistent fingerprint recognition, minimizing false positives and false negatives, and ensuring the highest levels of accuracy and compliance with FIPS 201 standards. 

PIV-Pro fingerprint readers are built to withstand even the harshest environments. They feature an exceptionally rugged design, including a virtually indestructible sensor prism that protects the sensor surface, internal lens, and electronic components. This durability ensures long-lasting performance and reliability, even in demanding operational conditions. 

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BIO-key PIV-Pro


EcoID II is the next-generation USB fingerprint reader that combines affordability with high-quality performance. Building on the success of its predecessor, EcoID II is specifically designed to meet the hardware requirements for seamless integration of fingerprint biometric authentication into the login process. With its advanced active thermal-optic sensor, EcoID II ensures accurate and reliable fingerprint recognition, providing a robust and convenient authentication experience. 

The EcoID II fingerprint scanner is perfect for organizations of all sizes, offering a cost-effective option without compromising on quality or performance. By implementing EcoID II, you can strengthen your security measures and improve operational efficiency, eliminating the hassle and vulnerabilities associated with traditional password-based logins. 

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SideSwipe is an innovative swipe fingerprint scanner powered by radio frequency-based sensor technology. It is compact, easy-to-use, and exceptionally durable, making it the ideal choice for enhancing the sign-in process on any Windows device with a standard USB port. SideSwipe is an ideal solution for tablet and laptop users who seek convenient biometric authentication. 

With SideSwipe, you can enjoy the benefits of reliable and secure fingerprint recognition without the need for complex installations or expensive hardware upgrades. Its user-friendly design allows for effortless swiping, ensuring a smooth and efficient authentication experience. Additionally, its compact size makes it perfect for on-the-go professionals, providing a portable and versatile solution for all your biometric authentication needs. 

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SideTouch is an advanced capacitive fingerprint scanner that offers high-quality performance in a compact design. Developed to address the hardware requirements for seamless integration of fingerprint biometric authentication, SideTouch provides a flexible solution for customers and organizations seeking to enhance security and streamline workflows. 

With its capacitive sensor technology, SideTouch ensures accurate and reliable fingerprint recognition, making it an ideal choice for improving security while replacing slower and less secure sign-in methods. By incorporating SideTouch into your login processes, you can enhance the overall security of your systems and protect sensitive information from unauthorized access. 

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Pocket10 is an FBI-certified Mobile ID FAP 50 and Live Scan (10-Print) fingerprint scanner, specifically designed to meet the rigorous standards of law enforcement, military, border control, and national ID programs. 

Pocket10 revolutionizes mobile identity management operations by delivering fast and accurate enrollment and verification capture in the industry-standard 4-4-2 format. With its advanced Light Emitting Sensor Technology (LES), Pocket10 ensures high-quality fingerprint scanning, enabling reliable and precise identification processes. 

Engineered for portability and durability, Pocket10 is the ultimate solution for on-the-go professionals who require seamless and efficient fingerprint capture. Its compact size and lightweight design make it easy to carry and use in various environments, without compromising on performance or quality. 

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