Manufacturer: Towitoko AG
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not specified
Operating System: Windows NT/XP/Me/2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.124 / 02 Jun 2010
The CHIPDRIVE SmartCardReader (MS) is engineered to operate using a host interface that allows for serial connections only. It uses a serial interface that can be of type PC and even RS232. It can also operate using the V.24 serial interface. This model is fitted with a mouse splitter. The mouse splitter can operate using both the 110 and the 120 types. The installed connector for the smart card is engineered to operate with sliding contacts. This connector operates at approximately 50,000 cycles, which are referred to as the mating cycles. For the human interface, this device is engineered to use a red LED. This device is relatively small in size. It measures 66 mm length wise, has a width of 48 mm and it is 11 mm high and these dimensions give it its small compact design. It is also light in weight and thus portable.
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The CHIPDRIVE SmartCardReader (MS) is reliable. It has the ability to write to and even read smartcards. This particular model operates with most types of smart cards. This card reader utilizes the power provided by the PC. This is advantageous as it does not require extra power supply or even additional batteries as the power from the PC is enough for it to operate effectively. Conveniently, this device is designed to operate effectively with up to 40 cards as it is designed to have 40 memory cards. Its driver support I easy to understand. The CHIPDRIVE SmartCardReader (MS) card reader is desirable for the user as it gives the user an opportunity to customize the cards. Using this device, one can adjust the casing, the way the colors appear and even the logo. It is compatible with several applications including java. Its petite nature and the ability to read from several cards make it a card reader to consider. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and CHIPDRIVE SmartCardReader (MS) errors before installing any driver updates.