ACR39 Pocketmate II with USB Type C Connector represents an ACS new paradigm.No larger than a USB stick, this smart card reader is capable of supporting demanding smart card applications using full-sized contact smart cards. It provides value and reliable functionality to meet your security needs.

ACR39U PocketMate II supports ISO 7816 Class A, B, and C smart cards (5 V, 3 V, and 1.8 V) and microprocessor cards with T=0 and T=1 protocol. It supports a wide variety of memory cards, including the Department of Defense Common Access Card (CAC) and SIPRNET Card. This makes it ideal for a broad range of solutions, such as PIV, Physical and Logical Access Control, Digital Signature, and Online Banking applications.

This USB Type-C connector version of ACR39U Pocketmate II enables backwards compatibility and reversible use, along with all of the features mentioned for ACR39U series. ACR39U PocketMate II can easily be integrated in a computer-based or mobile device-based environment. Its drivers are compatible with operating systems such as Windows®, Linux®, Solaris, and Mac OS®. In addition, ACR39U PocketMate II may now be used on mobile devices running on Android™ versions 3.1 and later.

With the evolution of ACR39U Pocketmate II to USB-Type C, there are now more opportunies for the next generation of your smart card solution.

  • USB 2.0 Full Speed Interface
  • USB Type C Connector
  • Plug and Play – CCID support brings utmost mobility
  • Swivel Motion Design
  • Smart Card Reader:
    • Supports ISO 7816 Class A, B, and C (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V) cards
    • Supports CAC
    • Supports SIPRNET Card
    • Supports J-LIS Card
    • Supports microprocessor cards with T=0 or T=1 protocol
    • Supports memory cards
    • Supports PPS (Protocol and Parameters Selection)
    • Features Short-Circuit Protection
  • Application Programming Interface:
    • Supports PC/SC
    • Supports CT-API CT-API (through wrapper on top of PC/SC)
  • Supports Android™ 3.1 and later
  • e-Government
  • Banking & Payment
  • e-Healthcare
  • Network Security
  • Access Control
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • e-Purse & Loyalty
Dimensions 58.0 mm (L) x 20.0 mm (W) x 13.7 mm (H)
Contact Smart Card Interface
  • Number of Slots: 1 Full-sized Card Slot
  • Standard: ISO 7816 Parts 1-3, Class A, B, C (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V)
  • Protocol: T=0; T=1; Memory Card Support
  • Others: CAC, PIV, SIPRNET, J-LIS Smart Cards
Compliance / Certifications
  • EN 60950/IEC 60950, ISO 7816, USB Full Speed, PC/SC, CCID, EMV Level 1 (Contact), TAA (US), J-LIS (Japan), VCCI (Japan), PBOC (China), CE, FCC, WEEE, RoHS 2, REACH
  • Microsoft® WHQL
Operating System Support
  • Windows®
  • Linux®
  • Mac OS®
  • Android™
  • Solaris

Drivers for ACR39U-NF

Release Date Drivers OS Support Version File Size Notes
USB Interface
23-Nov-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 4.1.2.0 3 MB
23-Nov-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 4.1.2.0 2 MB
14-Nov-2014 MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver (32-bit) Win 7 (for users who did not install required Microsoft Windows Updates and get driver signature error (Code 52)) 4.0.6.0 3 MB
14-Nov-2014 MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver (64-bit) Win 7 x64 (for users who did not install required Microsoft Windows Updates and get driver signature error (Code 52)) 4.0.6.0 2 MB
16-Dec-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, Mac 10.12 1.1.4 436 KB
07-Dec-2016 PC/SC Driver Package Linux 1.1.4 2 MB
07-Dec-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, Mac 10.12 1.1.4 247 KB
16-Feb-2017 PC/SC Driver Package Solaris 10 , 11 and above 1.0.8 n/a
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 8.1, Win 8.1 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 1.0.0.1 2 MB
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
12-Sep-2011 CT-API Library Linux 1.0.0 62 KB
31-Mar-2016 Android EVK Android 3.1 and above 1.1.3 472 KB

Manuals / Datasheets for ACR39U-NF

Product Presentation

Product Presentation of ACR39 Series Smart Card Reader

Technical Specification

Technical Specification of ACR39U-NF Pocketmate II Smart Card Reader

Reference Manual

Reference Manual of ACR39 Series Smart Card Reader