Laxton to launch rugged biometric device range
20 November 2018 15:55 GMT

Identity tech firm Laxton has announced that it will be launching the new Chameleon range of rugged, multi-modal biometric products at an upcoming trade show.

The range of biometric handhelds, tablets, and desktop devices will be launched at  Trustech 2018. 

The Chameleon products are highly configurable with multi-modal biometric and data capture features, for rapid and seamless capture of biometric and biographic information, ideal for all identity registration, authentication, and know-your-customer applications in any environment.

Chameleon applications include: civil ID registration and verification, biometric voter registration, voter verification, law enforcement, driver’s license verification, public security, military, border management, access control, international development & humanitarian aid, banking and financial services, insurance, healthcare, transport & logistics, retail, telecoms, education and student enrollment.

The Chameleon range provides the customer with choices across a multitude of biometric features including a variety of fingerprint sensor options (single, two-finger, and 442 slap sensors) allowing you to align your need with the device of your choice – this is unique in the market. The product range also includes devices with an iris camera, high-spec camera and onboard software for ICAO quality photo capture, and microphone for face and voice recognition.

The multiple scanner, card reader and data-capture features include: NFC / RFID contactless smart card reader; IC contact card reader; 1D, 2D & PDF barcode scanner; document scanner; digital signature; multiple interface ports, excellent communication capability (3G, 4G, WiFi, Bluetooth, LAN, GPS) with on-line and off-line location-based data capture capability. The long-life, removable, and rechargeable smart battery ensures uninterrupted use and no down time when rolling out large registration and verification programs.