February 1, 2018
HONG KONG, 02 February, 2018 - Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of HNA Technology Investments Holdings Limited, SEHK: 2086) 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 ACR39U-H1 Smart Card Reader. This contact card reader has a USB Type A connector and a bridge desktop casing that enables upright insertion of smart cards.
This high-performing smart card reader may be used for 100,000 card insertion cycles, and has a read/write speed of up to 600 Kbps. It supports ISO 7816 Class A, B, and C smart cards (5 V, 3 V, and 1.8 V), microprocessor cards with the T=0 or T=1 protocol, and most memory cards.
It is especially suitable for e-banking and e-payment applications, through certifications such as EMV™ Level 1 (contact) and PBOC (People’s Bank of China). It can also be used for e-identification applications, because it supports the Common Access Card (CAC), SIPRNET card, and J-LIS card.
ACR39U-H1 is easily integrated into computer-based environments (because of its driver compatibility with operating systems, such as Windows®, Linux®, and MAC OS®) and used with mobile devices running on the Android™ platform versions 3.1 and later.
Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of HNA Technology Investments Holdings Limited, 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 https://www.acs.com.hk/.