ACS Launches ACR3901T-W1 Secure Bluetooth® Contact Card Reader

August 17, 2017

HONG KONG, 17 August, 2017 - Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS), Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), launched the ACR3901T-W1 Secure Bluetooth® SIM-Sized Contact Card Reader. It uses a Bluetooth® Smart interface to wirelessly facilitate transactions using SIM-sized contact cards.

ACR3901T-W1 supports ISO 7816 smart cards includingmicroprocessor cards with T=0 and T=1 protocol and common memory cards. It has a read/write speed of up to 600 Kbps. In addition to its Bluetooth® Smart interface (also known as Bluetooth 4.0), the reader has a USB full speed interface.It is suitable to be used both with computers or mobile devices. Because of its wide-ranging support and firmware upgradeability, it is very cost-efficient.

“With ACR3901T-W1, we combined compactness, flexibility, and the latest technologies to facilitate secure and convenient wireless transactions,” says Gilbert Leung, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. “This SIM-sized smart card reader is a competitive choice for a wide range of mobile applications, and given its features, lends itself well to mobile banking and payment.”

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About ACS

Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, wholly owned subsidiary of HNA Technology Investments Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 2086), founded in 1995, is Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers. ACS is the winner of the Product Quality Leadership Award for Smart Card Readers from Frost & Sullivan. In 2010, 2014, and 2015, ACS was listed in Forbes Asia's “Best Under a Billion", an inter-industry list comprised of 200 top-performing publicly listed companies in the Asia-Pacific, with sales between US$5 million and US$1 billion. ACS develops a wide range of high quality smart card reading/writing devices, smart cards and related products and distributes them to over 100 countries worldwide. Visit ACS at