Abstract 

ISO 17839-2:2015 defines the following:

- dimensions of a Biometric System-on-Card type S1 and type S2;

- position and size of the biometric capture device;

- minimum requirements to a Biometric System-on-Card with respect to

  • - mechanical durability, and
  • ? man-machine interface and ergonomics.

The standardization of other on-card devices such as an electronic display or a keypad is outside the scope of this part of ISO/IEC 17839.


General information

  • Status :  Under development
  • Edition : 2
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 17
    Cards and security devices for personal identification

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