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SecuGenŽ Hamster III is the next generation model of SecuGen's popular and versatile fingerprint reader product line. Packaged in a comfortable, ergonomic design, Hamster III features the industry's most rugged and advanced optical sensor using patented SEIR fingerprint biometric technology.

 Use SecuGen Hamster III with your choice of compatible biometric software for authentication, identification and verification functions that let your fingerprints act like digital passwords that cannot be lost, forgotten or stolen. 

SecuGen Hamster III 
- USB connection 
- Removable weighted stand 
- Compact, lightweight and portable 
- Driver CD included 
Fingerprint Recognition Sensor 
- High-performance, maintenance-free optical fingerprint sensor 
- Resistance to scratches, impact, vibration and electrostatic shock 
- Fast and accurate verification 
- Latent print image removal (does not accept prints left behind) 
- Encryption of fingerprint templates (cannot be used to reconstruct fingerprint images) 
- One year warranty 

Benefits of Using SecuGen Peripherals SecuGen peripherals are easy to use and can be installed quickly on any Windows PC. Backed by the industry's longest warranty, years of field use and proven reliability under extreme conditions, SecuGen peripherals provide consistent performance and security for a growing number of software applications for desktop, network, enterprise and Internet environments. 

When used for biometric authentication as part of an overall security program, SecuGen peripherals can help reduce the hassles of password overload, decrease the risks of security breaches, improve accountability and add true non-repudiation, all while making it more convenient and intuitive for almost any user. 

Examples of security applications include: 
- Personal computer/workstation security 
- Network/enterprise security 
- Internet content security 
- E-commerce 
- B2B transactions 
- Electronic transactions 
- Bank and financial systems 
- Medical information systems 
- Any password-based application

Technical Specifications

Fingerprint Sensor SecuGen FDU02
Dimensions (w/o stand) 1.1" x 1.6" x 2.9" (27 x 40 x 73 mm)
Weight (w/o stand) 3.5 oz. (100 g)
Resolution 505 dpi + 2%
Verification Time Less than 1 second
Operating Temperature 32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)
Operating Humidity < 90% relative, non-condensing
Supply voltage 5 V + 5%
Interface USB 1.1, 6 feet (1800 mm) black cable
Supported Operating Systems

Windows XP/2000/NT4/Me/98
- Download driver
Windows CE, CE.net
- Available with SDK

Certifications FCC