News Archive 2017

NEXT Biometrics secures new brandname notebook customer.

After months of testing and evaluations NEXT Biometrics has won two new Notebook and Tablet customers, one with a Japanese Tier 1.  Publication of customer names will be contingent of customer approvals. These shipments will add to the current volumes from the business of the existing TIER-1 notebook customer and commence in Q4-17.

NEXT CEO Ritu Favre comments: “Our strength in the high security segment of notebook PCs, where clients want a solution that works securely and conveniently for close to 100 per cent of the population is confirmed again. We have a unique combination of large sensors delivered at industry affordable prices, a fact that is gaining increased recognition.”

Our revenue within notebook and tablets will grow in 2018 and will remain a cornerstone-business from which we can launch into our other defined market segments.”

ABOUT NEXT Biometrics:
Enabled by its patented NEXT Active Thermal principle, NEXT Biometrics ( offers high quality area fingerprint sensors at a fraction of the prices of comparable competitors. A wide range of product formats, including smartcards, notebooks, time & attendance, usb-sensors, smartcard readers, secure tokens and access control systems and many more are targeted.

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:
Ritu Favre (CEO),
Knut Stålen (CFO),