News Archive 2016

28.11.2016

NEXT Biometrics secures new volume design-win for flexible sensors

NEXT Biometrics has been chosen as supplier of fingerprint sensors for a governmental smartcard application. Delivery of 250.000 flexible sensors is targeted to start in 2H 2017, after the on-going ramp-up project with the company mass production partner INNOLUX has been completed.

NEXT Biometrics CEO Tore Etholm Idsøe comments: At the moment we cannot disclose our customer or the end user organisation for this delivery. The end customer needs fully flexible sensors that operate securely and conveniently for close to 100% of the end users. NEXT is uniquely positioned in this space.

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 SmartCards, 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.