November 22, 2012
HONG KONG, 22 Nov, 2012 - Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan) will be presenting its contactless readers in the WIMA NFC 2012. The event will be on Nov 27 to 29, at the San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront Hotel.
ACS will be located in Booth 18. ACS devices that will be on display include the ACR1251U, a CCID-compliant reader that supports read/write operations, card emulation and P2P communication; the ACR123, an EMV level 1–certified terminal for MasterCard Paypass and Visa PayWave contactless payment applications; and the ACR1222U-J4, a standalone reader that can send customized URLs and coupons to mobile phones to promote products, events or services. The ACR1222U-J4 was a finalist for the hardware category in the 2012 Sesames Awards.
ACS is also planning to exhibit two components of its automated fare collection (AFC) solution: the ACR320, a ticket validator for all forms of public transport, and the ACR301B, a bus validator. Both support cards compliant to the NFC standard, among others.
The WIMA NFC aims to discuss the state of the NFC market. There will be talks, workshops for developers, and contests with the tracks, “best ready for market solution” and “best emerging NFC application.” For more information on WIMA NFC, click here.
Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), founded in 1995, is Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers, as well as the winner of the Product Quality Leadership Award for Smart Card Readers from Frost & Sullivan. One of the companies on Forbes Asia's 2010 “Best Under a Billion" list, a prestigious list of 200 top-performing companies with sales between US$5 million and US$1 billion, selected from 12,930 publicly listed enterprises in Asia Pacific, 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/.