ARH document readers for reading and verifying Passports, Visas and ID Cards
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CARD Reader

The CARD Reader is optimal solution to read ICAO ID1 size cards

The CARD Reader is optimal solution to "read" ICAO ID1 size cards like national ID cards, driver licenses, EHIC (European Health Insurance Card) or printed access cards. No external power supply required = less cables in office. No maintenance required: no moving parts, no consumables. The success of the Card Reader: small dimensions, excellent image quality, fast processing, easy handling.

Main features of Card Reader

  • Desktop unit designed not just for governmental but for SOHO (Small Office - Home Office) usage as well
  • Ideal solution for access control applications based on printed cards
  • Specially designed for ICAO ID1 size cards like national ID cards, driver licenses, EHIC (European Health Insurance Card), name/business cards or any other 86x54mm = 3.4"x2.1" sized (or smaller) printed document
  • Low cost solution
  • Easy to use, plug & play
  • Long lifecycle, no maintenance required : no moving parts, no consumables
  • No external power required (power from USB)
  • Connected to a notebook/laptop could be used as a mobile device
  • Fast: full process including document detection, image making and transferring to the PC and the OCR is done in less than 2 seconds
  • High accuracy OCR for 1, 2 or 3 lines MRZ included
  • 1D or 2D barcode reading included
  • Easy to integrate into any system (SDK included)
  • Due to the enhanced optical system the Card Reader provides high resolution, outstanding image quality
  • The neural network based character recognition software could be trained for reading the VIZ zone of any document type or, if is required, the image provided by the Card Reader could be used combined with a third party OCR software too
  • Possible to integrate in displays, kiosk or automated access control terminals

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