ACM38U-Y3 provides a solution for secured access control by employing the globally recognized ACR38 core.  It comes in module form to enable easy implementation of smart card-based solutions in embedded systems. ACM38U-Y3 utilizes the latest microchip technology, bringing you high security for your confidential files in a convenient and easy way.

ACM38U-Y3 may easily be integrated into any embedded system environment with its support for USB, smart card, and LED signal extension. It is also easy to install, and use with various desktop environments. Being PC/SC and CCID compliant, its drivers are compatible with Windows®, Linux®, and Mac operating systems. In addition, ACM38U-Y3 may now be used with mobile devices running the Android™ platform with versions 3.1 and above.

Upon request, ACM38U-Y3 comes with a Class A, ISO 7816-compliant Secure Access Module (SAM) slot.

  • Supports ISO 7816 Class A, B and C (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V) cards
  • Supports microprocessor cards with T=0 or T=1 protocol
  • Supports memory cards such as:
    • Cards following the I2C bus protocol (free memory cards), with maximum 128 byte-page capability, including:
      • Atmel®: AT24C01/02/04/08/16/32/64/128/256/512/1024
      • SGS-Thomson: ST14C02C, ST14C04C
      • Gemplus: GFM1K, GFM2K, GFM4K, GFM8K
  • Cards with secure memory IC with password and authentication, including:
    • Atmel®: AT88SC153 and AT88SC1608
  • Cards with intelligent 1-kilobyte EEPROM with write-protect function, including:
    • Infineon®: SLE4418, SLE4428, SLE5518 and SLE5528
  • Cards with intelligent 256-byte EEPROM with write-protect function, including:
    • Infineon®: SLE4432, SLE4442, SLE5532 and SLE5542
  • Cards with ‘104’ type EEPROM non-reloadable token counter cards, including:
    • Infineon®: SLE4406, SLE4436, SLE5536 and SLE6636
  • Cards with Intelligent 416-bit EEPROM with internal PIN check, including:
    • Infineon®: SLE4404
  • Cards with Security Logic with Application Zone(s), including:
    • Atmel®: AT88SC101, AT88SC102 and AT88SC1003
  • Supports PPS (Protocol and Parameters Selection)
  • Features Short-Circuit Protection
  • Application Programming Interface:
    • Supports PC/SC
    • Supports CT-API (through wrapper on top of PC/SC)
  • Banking & Payment
  • e-Healthcare
  • Network Security
  • Access Control
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • e-Purse & Loyalty
Dimensions 75.0 mm (L) x 55.5 mm (W) x 10.2 mm (H)
Interface USB 2.0 Full Speed
Supply Voltage Regulated 5 V DC
Supply Current Max. 50 mA
Operating Temperature 0-50 °C
CLK Frequency 4 MHz
Smart Card Interface Support
  • ISO 7816 Class A, B and C ( 5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V )
Compliance / Certifications
  • EN60950/IEC 60950, ISO 7816, USB Full Speed, EMV™ Level 1 (Contact), PC/SC, CCID, CE, FCC, RoHS 2, REACH, VCCI (Japan)
  • Microsoft® WHQL
Operating System Support
  • Windows®
  • Linux®
  • Mac OS®
  • Android™
 

Drivers for ACM38U-Y3

Release Date Drivers OS Support Version File Size Notes
USB Interface
24-Aug-2015 MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver (32-bit) Win 2000, Win XP, Win Vista, Win 7, Win 8, Win 8.1, Win10 , Win Server 2003, Server 2003 R2, Win Server 2008 4.0.7.1 3 MB
24-Aug-2015 MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver (64-bit) Win XP x64, Win Vista x64, Win 7 x64, Win 8 x64, Win 8.1 x64, Win10 x64, Win Server 2003 x64, Win Server 2003 R2 x64, Win Server 2008 x64, Win Server 2008 R2 x64, Win Server 2012 x64, Win 2012 R2 x64 4.0.7.1 2 MB
20-Aug-2015 PC/SC Drivers Win 2000, Win XP, Win XP x64, Win Vista, Win Vista x64, Win 7, Win 7 x64, Win 8, Win 8 x64, Win 8.1, Win 8.1 x64, Win 10, Win 10 x64,Win Server 2003, Win Server 2003 x64, Win Server 2003 R2, Win Server 2003 R2 x64, Win Server 2008, Win Server 2008 x64, Win Server 2008 R2 x64, Win Server 2012 x64, Win Server 2012 R2 x64 4.0.0.7 842 KB
23-Nov-2015 PC/SC Drivers Win CE 5.0 2.0.1.0 62 KB
23-Nov-2015 PC/SC Drivers Win CE 6.0 2.0.1.0 105 KB
23-Nov-2015 PC/SC Drivers Win CE 7.0 2.0.1.0 196 KB
18-Feb-2016 PC/SC Drivers Linux, Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6, Mac 10.7, Mac 10.8, Mac 10.9, Mac 10.10, Mac 10.11 1.1.2 434 KB
19-Feb-2016 PC/SC Driver Package Linux 1.1.2 2 MB
18-Feb-2016 PC/SC Driver Installer Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6, Mac 10.7, Mac 10.8, Mac 10.9, Mac 10.10, Mac 10.11 1.1.2 248 KB
12-Sep-2011 CT-API Library Win 2000, Win XP, Win XP x64, Win Vista, Win Vista x64, Win 7, Win 7 x64, Win 8, Win 8 x64, Win Server 2003, Win Server 2003 x64, Win Server 2003 R2, Win Server 2003 R2 x64, Win Server 2008, Win Server 2008 x64, Win Server 2008 R2 x64, Win Server 2012 x64 1.0.0.1 2 MB
12-Sep-2011 CT-API Library Linux 1.0.0 62 KB
12-Sep-2011 CT-API Library Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6, Mac 10.7, Mac 10.8, Mac 10.9 1.0.0 35 KB
31-Mar-2016 Android EVK Android 3.1 and above 1.1.3 472 KB

Manuals / Datasheets for ACM38U-Y3

Product Presentation

Product Presentation of ACM38U-Y3 Reader Module

Technical Specification

Technical Specification of ACM38U-Y3 Reader Module

Reference Manual

Reference Manual of ACM38U-Y3 Reader Module

User Manual

User Manual of ACM38U-Y Reader Module