Tactile Technologies introduces SMUFS handheld fingerprint scanner

Johannesburg, 24 Jun 2020
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SBS is a market-leading manufacturer of mobile biometric-based products and solutions. It has developed and provided a winning combination of hardware products and application intelligence that allows it to offer solutions to the financial market as well as government and law enforcement segments.

SMUFS handheld fingerprint scanner

SMUFS Secure Mobile Universal Fingerprint Scanner is a compact, self-powered, standalone fingerprint scanner, capable of running over Bluetooth and USB interfaces. It turns your peripherals into precise, sufficient and secured biometric POB, which one can use anywhere.

The device can be extensively used in remote areas where access to computers/laptops and Internet is limited. SMUFS is suitable for demanding identification challenges on the field through biometric server over GPRS network. SMUFS handles tasks from standalone identity to large-scale AFIS requirements. SMUFS can also work with regular computers and laptops over the USB port.

Application scenarios

  • Banking and mobile payments
  • Insurance and finance
  • Health centres and hospitals
  • Paperless ID
  • Remote workforce attendance
  • Government
  • Law enforcement
  • Border control
  • Forensics
  • Disaster scene management


  • Ideal design for remote applications
  • Tough
  • Lightweight
  • Water and dirt resistant
  • Long battery


  • FIPS201/ PIV/ FBI Certified
  • Compression and encryption
  • WSQ
  • Template
  • Works with any device


  • 3.7V
  • 1240 mAh Li-Ion battery
  • Charge gauge
  • Rechargeable via USB connection (3-5 hrs.)
  • 32MB FLASH memory(optional)
  • 2MB SRAM memory

Download the brochure here.

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