June 19, 2018
HONG KONG, 19 June, 2018 - Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of HNA Technology Investments Holdings Limited, SEHK: 2086), Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), launched the ACR39U-ND PocketMate II Ultra Portable PC-Linked Smart Card Reader.
ACR39U-ND transforms into a reader for full-sized contact smart cards with a single swivel motion. It has a USB micro B connector, and can thus be used with most OTG-supported mobile devices. It was designed primarily to enable mobility, without sacrificing any of the functionality offered by a full-sized smart card reader. The ACR39U-ND in fact uses the ACR39 core, which has been proven suitable for highly demanding applications.
It supports ISO 7816 smart cards, memory cards, and microprocessor cards with T=0 and T=1 protocol. It is fully compliant with PC/SC and CCID specifications, and supports Windows®, Linux, and MAC OS®. It is suitable for in-transit use and may be used for e-government, e-healthcare, e-purse and loyalty, e-banking, PKI, and security applications.
Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of HNA Technology Investments Holdings Limited, SEHK: 2086), founded in 1995, is Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers. ACS is the winner of the Product Quality Leadership Award for Smart Card Readers from Frost & Sullivan. In 2010, 2014, and 2015, ACS was listed in Forbes Asia's “Best Under a Billion", an inter-industry list comprised of 200 top-performing publicly listed companies in the Asia-Pacific, with sales between US$5 million and US$1 billion. ACS develops a wide range of high quality smart card reading/writing devices, smart cards and related products and distributes them to over 100 countries worldwide. Visit ACS at https://www.acs.com.hk/.