Oslo, 6 September 2021 – NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT), has received an initial purchase order of NOK 5.5 million for FAP20 sensors from major partner.

The purchase order is the first received under the General Frame Agreement announced on March 10, 2021. Delivery will take place in Q4 this year and during Q1 2022.

-We are pleased that our collaboration with this industry leader in biometrics is starting to gain traction. We look forward to a long-term partnership that will continue creating value for both our customers and NEXT shareholders, says NEXT CEO Peter Heuman.


NEXT’s FAP20 sensor (One Touch 2000) has been certified by the FBI as tested and in compliance with the FBI’s Next Generation Identification (NGI) Image Quality Specifications (IQS). A review of the test data was conducted by the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information Services Division. For PIV listing information please visit the official FBI site at  https://www.fbibiospecs.cjis.gov/Certifications


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 (nextbio.eternitygroup.dev) is headquartered in Oslo, with sales, support and development operations in Seattle, Taipei, Bengaluru and Shanghai.


NEXT Investor contact:

CEO, Peter Heuman, peter.heuman@nextbiometrics.com
CFO, Eirik Underthun, eirik.underthun@nextbiometrics.com

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