The People’s Bank Of China (PBOC) 2.0 EDEP is a national standard in China, and is very similar to EMV 2000. ACOS10 received the PBOC2.0 certification after passing a series of stringent tests including electrical, mechanical, reliability, and secure command and transaction testing.

ACOS10 EDEP is propelled by the ACOS10 card operating system, which is compliant with ISO 7816 parts 1-4 and allows users to write multiple applications in one card. As such, ACOS10 card is the best choice for providing a very flexible and cost-effective payment solution to developers, and a convenient platform to end users.

ACOS10 is applicable for various transactions such as:

  • Credit and Debit
  • Purchase
  • Cash withdrawal
  • Balance inquiry
  • Transaction log review


Besides, security provided by ACOS10 can further be enhanced by using the ACOS6-SAM card that enables key storage, cryptogram calculation and key diversification.

  • Full 32 KB of EEPROM for application data
  • Compliance with ISO 7816 Parts 1, 2, 3, 4
    • Supports T=0 Protocol
    • High-speed transmission rate from 9.6 to 223.2 kbps
    • ISO 7816 Part 4 File Structures namely: Transparent, Linear fixed, Linear Variable, Cyclic
  • Supports DES/3DES    
  • Supports hardware-based random number generator compliant to FIPS140-2    
  • Supports Secure Messaging function ensuring data transfers are confidential and authenticated    
  • Supports multi-level secured access hierarchy    
  • Supports Anti-tearing function    
  • Supports PBOC 2.0 e-Deposit and e-Purse payment applications
  • e-Government
  • Banking & Payment
  • e-Healthcare
  • Access Control
  • Network Security
  • e-Purse & Loyalty

Drivers for ACOS10

Release Date Drivers OS Support Version File Size Notes
USB Interface
21-Nov-2014 MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver (32-bit) Win 7, Win 8, Win 8.1, Win Server 2008, Win Server 2008 R2 1.0.0.0 3 MB
21-Nov-2014 MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver (64-bit) Win 7 x64, Win 8 x64, Win 8.1 x64, Win Server 2008 x64, Win Server 2008 R2 x64, Win Server 2012 x64, Win Server 2012 R2 x64 1.0.0.0 1 MB
20-Nov-2014 PC/SC Drivers Win 7, Win 7 x64, Win 8, Win 8 x64, Win 8.1, Win 8.1 x64, Win Server 2008, Win Server 2008 x64, Win Server 2008 R2 x64, Win Server 2012 x64, Win Server 2012 R2 x64 1.0.0.0 13 KB

Manuals / Datasheets for ACOS10

Product Presentation

Product Presentation of ACOS10 PBOC2.0 EDEP Payment Card (Contact)

Functional Specification

Functional Specification of ACOS10 PBOC2.0 EDEP Payment Card (Contact)

Reference Manual

Reference Manual of ACOS10 PBOC2.0 EDEP Payment Card (Contact)