Futronic FS52

FS52 is a large image size USB2.0 Fingerprint Scanner from Futronic. It was certified by FBI to be compliant with EBTS/F Image Quality Specification for single and dual Finger Reader. FS52 uses advanced image sensor technology and precise optical system to meet the rigorous requirement on fingerprint image quality of EBTS/F. Its fingerprint scanning window is crown glass that resists scratches and other stress to ensure long term heavy duty usage. It is a robust but cost effective single and dual finger capture device and ideal for border control, identity card, driver license, election and any type of civilian AFIS application.


We provide Application Programming Interface (API) for FS52 to capture fingerprint image on the following platforms:

  • Windows XP/2003, 32 bit and 64 bit.
  • Windows Vista/2008, 32 bit and 64 bit.
  • Windows 7/8, 32 bit and 64 bit.
  • Linux with kernel 2.4 or higher (for both x86 and ARM9)
  • Windows CE 5.0 and 6.0 (for both x86 and ARM9)
  • MAC OS(version 10.5, 10.6 and 10.7, Intel CPU)


  • Fingerprint scanning window size is 1.6 x 1.5 inch (40.64 x 38.10 mm)
  • Image resolution is 800 x 750 pixel, 500 DPI
  • Image format is 8 bit 256 gray scale
  • Max. 15 fps frame rate
  • Light source: Infrared LED
  • Fingerprint image file size is 600K byte
  • USB 2.0 compatible interface, plug and play device
  • Unique serial number programmed to USB Device Descriptor
  • With 16K Byte memory for application-specific data storage
  • With a detachable 2M standard USB cable
  • ESD contact - 8KV and air discharge - 16KV, no permanent damage
  • Size, 110 x 110 x 45.5 mm
  • Weight, 460g with USB cable, 380g without USB cable