Category: System & Controllers
Manufacturer: SCM Microsystems
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: Not Specified
Operating System: Windows 98/2000/2003/XP/ME
Latest Version / Release Date: Not Specified / Not Specified
STC3 DFU Adapter makes use of the STC3 chipset which is described as a new generation security ASCI. The chipset which is manufactured by SCM Microsystems is compatible with Windows 98, 2000, 2003, XP and ME platforms. The STC3 chipset in the STC3 DFU Adapter was developed so as to replace the STCII micro controller chip and the STC+. The chipset is often used on smart card devices. The STC3 features such common interfaces as the SPI, USB and the RS232. What's more, the chipset comes with a flash memory for use with dedicated firmware. STC3 is fully compliant with common certifications as well as IT and banking standards. Furthermore, it provides supports for smarts cards of A, B and C classes. The chipset is described as the long term solution for modern smart card related applications as it can be effectively upgraded via its drivers.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The STC3 chipset which is can be found on the STC3 DFU Adapter supports numerous applications including authentication, network security, PKI and e-Commerce. What is most unique about the chipset is the fact that it is able to fit into applications that require that multiple security interfaces and peripheral devices are used together. The STC3 chipset is implemented in such devices as workstations, PDAs, telephones, laptops, PCs, keyboards, washing machines, access controls, servers and telephones. The chipset is compatible with Intel 8051Micor Controller family with a speed of 3x. The chipsets is equipped with support for Peripheral Expansion. The STC3 chipset complies with the full specifications of the 2.0 USB as well as the SMbus1.1. The chipset comes with three card slots for memory and smart card support. The integrated frequency adjustable clock helps to speed up the chipset transactions. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and STC3 DFU Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.