News Archive 2017

NEXT Biometrics this week shipped fingerprint sensor number 3 million.

NEXT CEO Ritu Favre comments: ” Passing 3 million sensors shipped, we have now over several quarters consistently demonstrated our ability to mass produce high quality, mass market robust sensors at what has become very high yield rates. The NEXT organisation is continuing to focus on preparations of products and scaling for leadership within our key target smart card and government id markets. The total number of smart card, government ID and access control projects is steadily growing, showing a stronger than ever interest in the NEXT technology. “

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),