News Archive 2019

NEXT Biometrics Anticipates Increased Fingerprint Sensor Shipments to Fujitsu

Oslo, February 25, 2019 – NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT), a global leader in fingerprint sensor technology, today announced that it expects fingerprint sensor shipments to Fujitsu to increase in fiscal year 2019 compared to volumes supplied in fiscal year 2018.

NEXT Biometrics anticipates shipment of sensors for Fujitsu increases to a total of 18 models over the course of 2019. NEXT’s advanced fingerprint technology is presently being used in the Fujitsu tablet STYLISTIC/Arrows Tab, laptop LIFEBOOK, and mobile workstation CELSIUS series produced by Fujitsu Client Computing Limited (Kawasaki, Japan) and sold by Fujitsu Limited (Kawasaki, Japan) and Fujitsu Client Computing Limited.

“We greatly appreciate the business relationship with Fujitsu Client Computing,” said Ritu Favre, CEO of NEXT Biometrics. “As a leader in finding new ways to ensure protection of digital information, Fujitsu Client Computing has consistently put security combined with user experience.”

About NEXT Biometrics
NEXT provides advanced fingerprint sensor technology that delivers uncompromised security and accuracy for the best possible user experience in the smart card, government ID, access control and notebook markets. The company’s patented NEXT Active Thermal™ principle allows the development of large, high quality fingerprint sensors in both rigid and flexible formats. NEXT Biometrics Group ASA ( is headquartered in Oslo, with sales, support and development operations in Seattle, Silicon Valley, Taipei, Prague, Bengaluru and Shanghai.

NEXT Media contact:

Tanja Moehler,

NEXT Investor contact:
Knut Stålen (CFO),