SecuGen Hamster Pro 20

Secugen's new ultra-compact, high image quality USB fingerprint reader that is FBI Certified as meeting FIPS 201 (PIV) and Mobile ID FAP 20 requirements. Featuring a low-profile and IP65 rated dust- and water-resistant design, the Hamster Pro 20 is built with the industry's most rugged and advanced optical sensor using patented fingerprint technology. Secugen Hamster Pro 20 can be used for authentication, identification and verification functions that let your fingerprints act like digital passwords that cannot be lost, forgotten or stolen. As with all devices containing Secugen's advanced U20 sensor, the Hamster Pro 20 features Fake Finger Rejection for enhanced security. Secugen Hamster Pro 20 works together with Secugen's MINEX Certified Template Generator and Matcher to develop PIV- Compliant biometric applications. Secugen Hamster Pro 20 supports the Windows Biometric Framework (WBF) for Quick and secure fingerprint login to PCs running Windows 10 / 8. 1 / 8 / 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 and 2012


- FBI Certified PIV Single Finger Capture Device and Mobile ID FAP 20 Compliant
- Listed on GSA FIPS 201 Approved Products List
- STQC Biometric Device Certified for UID Applications
- High-performance, maintenance-free optical fingerprint sensor
- Sensor resistant to scratches, impact, vibration and electrostatic shock
- Auto-On™ (Automatic Finger Placement Detection) *
- Smart Capture™ (Automatic Image Adjustment to Accommodate Moist & Dry Fingers) **
- Fake Finger Rejection (currently supported on Windows; support for Android and Linux coming soon)
- USB connection
- Ultra-compact, lightweight and portable
- IP65 rated for dust and water-resistance
- Integrated finger guide
- Readily accessible for any finger
Benefits of Using Secugen Fingerprint Readers Secugen fingerprint readers are easy to use and can be installed quickly on any Windows PC. Backed by the industry's best warranty, years of field use and proven reliability under extreme conditions, Secugen fingerprint readers provide consistent performance and security for a growing number of software applications for desktop, mobile, network, enterprise and Internet environments. When used for biometric authentication as part of an overall security program, Secugen fingerprint readers 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 any user. Look to Secugen for advanced, fingerprint biometric technologies that let your fingerprints act like digital passwords that cannot be lost, forgotten or stolen.  


Name (Model) Hamster Pro 20 (HU20™)
Optical Fingerprint Sensor Secugen U20™
Image Resolution 500 DPI
Image Size 300 x 400 pixels
Platen Size 18. 2 mm x 22. 9 mm
Effective Sensing Area 15. 24 mm x 20. 32 mm
Fingerprint Capture Speed 0. 2 ~ 0. 5 second with Smart Capture™
Operating Temperature -20° ~ 65°C
Operating Humidity 90% or less RH, noncondensing
Dimensions / Weight 58. 5 x 53. 9 x 31. 6 mm / 98 g
Supply Voltage / Max. Current 5 V DC / 150 mA
Interface USB 1. 1 Full-Speed, USB 2. 0 Hi-Speed
Water-Resistance / Dust-Resistance IP65 rated
Warranty One year limited
Supported Standards FIPS 201 (PIV-071006), INCITS 378, ISO/IEC 19794-2, ISO/IEC 19794-4, Mobile ID FAP 20, NIST SP 800-76
Certifications FCC, CE, KCC, RoHS, FBI PIV, GSA FIPS 201 APL, STQC
Supported Operating Systems Windows 10 / 8. 1 / 8 / 7 Windows Server 2012, 2008 R2 Android 3. 1 and above, Java, Linux