Category: Not classified
Manufacturer: Advanced Card Systems ltd (ACS)
Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows 98/2000/XP/NT 4
Latest Version / Release Date: 126.96.36.199 / 04 Apr 2009
ACR38 Smart Card Reader is a full speed USB 2.0 device for smart card reading, produced by Advanced Card Systems ltd. It is a useful device especially in this day and age when theft of electronic data has become so prevalent. This smart card technology provides the user with additional security for his or her electronic data. The ACR38 smart card reader is compliant to several standards such as ISO- 7816 (including support for all its three cards; A, B and C) as well as EMV level 1. Furthermore, it supports all microprocessor cards which have the T=0 as well as T=1 protocols and many other well-liked memory cards. With this product, latest technology meets with modern design to produce a smart card reader that is suitable for all electronic security applications that have to do with the smart card.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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Some of the standard features of the ACR38 Smart Card Reader are a full-speed interface with easy command structure. It is protected from short circuiting and supports PPS. Its operating frequency is 4 MHz and it has a maximum supply current of 50mA. Its supply voltage is regulated at 5V DC. The ACR38 Smart Card Reader is also compliant to several standards such as RoHS, PC/SC, EMV 2000 level 1, CE, EN 60950, FCC. It also has Microsoft WHQL certification for Windows XP, Windows 2000 and Windows Vista. It also comes with an in- built Security Access Module (SAM) which supports several applications of high security. The ACR38 Smart Card Reader is useful for network security, electronic identification and systems of electronic payment. Its typical applications include e-commerce, stored value, loyalty program, identification, digital signature, ticketing, software licensing among others. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ACR38 Smart Card Reader errors before installing any driver updates.