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Fingerprint Scanner

  • 29126: Fingerprint Scanner - assembled view
  • 29126: Fingerprint Scanner - camera view
  • 29126: Fingerprint Scanner - PCB view
$39.99
Product ID: 29126
1-9$39.99
10+$37.99
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Overview

The Fingerprint Scanner is an imaging module designed to quickly and accurately capture, save, scan, and compare fingerprints.  It’s designed for high-speed, reliable biometric identification. It is an intelligent module that provides functionalities like fingerprint recording, image processing, feature extraction, template generation, template storage, fingerprint matching and searching.

Features

  • Onboard high-speed processor for fast identification
  • High-accuracy optical sensor and commercial fingerprinting algorithm provide a solid performance
  • Supports any microcontroller with UART for easy developing
  • Open protocol that supports input/output of fingerprint images, fingerprint feature file, and user data

Application Ideas

  • Fingerprint lock
  • Fingerprint safe deposit box
  • Access control system
  • Person identification
  • Authority management

Details

Specifications

  • Sensor: HD optical
  • Memory: Built-in (extensible)
  • Anti-wearing: 1 million times
  • Anti-electrostatic: 150KV
  • Fingerprint capacity: 1000 captures
  • False acceptance rate: <0.001% (on security level 5)
  • False rejection rate: <0.1% (on security level 5)
  • Input time: <0.5s
  • Matching time: <0.5s
  • Matching modes: 1:1 and 1:N
  • Security level: 1-10 (supports customization)
  • Template rule standard: ISO19794-2
  • Communication interface: UART, 9600-57600 bps
  • Voltage requirement: 3.3-7.5V
  • Current requirement: <50 mA
  • Operating temperature: -4 to +140 °F (-20 to +60 °C)
  • Relative humidity: 40% to 85% RH (without condensation)
  • Approximate dimensions
    • PCB : 1.8 x 1.1 in (45.7 x 28.2 mm)
    • Camera :  2 x 0.9 x 1 in (50 x 23.2 x 25 mm)
    • Ribbon cable: 7.3 x 0.7 in (186 x 17 mm)

Downloads & Documentation

Product Specific Downloads
Download Details More Info
Fingerprint Scanner Product Guide - 399.75 KB | updated: 16 Mar 2017 - 2:30 pm
Waveshare Fingerprint Scanner User Manual - 321.61 KB | updated: 16 Mar 2017 - 2:23 pm
Fingerprint Scanner BS2 Code - 1.52 KB | updated: 16 Mar 2017 - 2:15 pm
Fingerprint Scanner C Code - 168.98 KB | updated: 16 Mar 2017 - 2:14 pm
Propeller C Learn Folder - 10.07 MB | updated: 02 Mar 2020 - 5:24 pm

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