The ACR38U (CCID) SDK is a complete package containing all the vital components required for the development of smart card applications. The ACR38U (CCID) SDK provides developers with tools and utilities and sample codes, which enable the convenient and effective incorporation of smart cards into their solutions.

The development kit is priced at only US$99.

Smart Card Reader(s)
  • 1 x ACR38U-I1 Smart Card Reader
Test Card(s)/ Token(s)
  • 5 x ACOS3 Microprocessor Smart Cards
  • 5 x SLE 5528 Memory Cards
  • 5 x SLE 5542 Memory Cards
CD-ROM
  • ACS Smart Card and Reader Tool
    • enables the user to perform smart card reader and card-related commands
  • Other Tools & Utilities
    • QuickView
      • checks for proper driver installation
    • PC/SC Learning Tool
      • shows the use of the PC/SC API's step-by-step and the parameters that need to be used
    • Scripting Tool 3 
      • allows the user to communicate with a smart card by using script command files
  • Sample Codes
    • Demonstrates basic commands used to communicate with the cards and readers
    • Available in the following programming languages:
      • Active X
      • Java (x86/x64)
      • Linux C++ (x86/x64)
      • Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0
      • MS Visual Basic .NET 2008 (x86/x64)
      • MS Visual C# .NET (x86/x64)
      • MS Visual C++ (x86/x64)
  • Smart Card Reader Driver(s)
  • Reference Manual(s)
SDK Operating System Support
  • Win 2000, Win XP, Win Vista, Win 7
  • Win XP x64, Win Vista x64, Win 7 x64