News Archive 2016

28.11.2016

NEXT Biometrics secures a third volume design-win for flexible sensors

NEXT Biometrics has been chosen as supplier of fingerprint sensors for a new smartcard application. Delivery of a first call for 150.000 flexible sensors is targeted to start in 2H 2017. Thereafter the program is planned to expand to 350.000 units.

NEXT Biometrics CEO Tore Etholm Idsøe comments: “The end customer for this order is based in the US. As for the first two customers announced previously this year, the requirement is fully flexible ISO-compliant Smart Cards that operate securely and conveniently for close to 100% of the end users.”

About NEXT Biometrics
Enabled by the Active Thermal Principle, NEXT offers rigid and flexible, high performance, cost efficient fingerprint sensors. The Company is uniquely positioned in markets demanding high performance for close to 100% its targeted populations. The company competitive advantages of are maximized in a range of product formats including Smart Cards, Key-fobs, Remote Controls, Door systems and high end Notebook and Tablets.

NEXT Biometrics Group ASA is a publicly listed company headquartered in Oslo, Norway and with sales, support and development subsidiaries in Seattle, Silicon Valley, Taipei, Prague and Shanghai.

Media and Investor contacts for NEXT Biometrics: Tore Etholm-Idsøe, CEO, Tore.Idsoe@NEXTbiometrics.com and Knut Stalen, CFO, Knut.Stalen@NEXTbiometrics.com