AuthenTec AES2810

Fingerprint reader based on AES2810 sensor
Fingerprint reader based on AuthenTec AES2810 fingerprint sensor
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Close-up on AuthenTec AES2810 fingerprint sensor
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AuthenTec AES2810 is a capacitive USB 2.0 fingerprint sensor that uses sweep capture method.

Sensor's manufacturer specifies that AES2810 features anti-spoof protection and low power consumption with selected suspend support. Sensor''s surface coating is able to withstand more than 10 million rubs. Sensor's hardware includes an on-chip hardware security module that is able to perform various encryption-related tasks.

The sensor is no longer manufactured.

Support modules for this sensor are included in MegaMatcher 5.1 SDK, MegaMatcher On Card 3.4 SDK and VeriFinger 7.1 SDK.

Support modules for this device are not included in the newer versions of the mentioned SDKs, including the newest MegaMatcher 9.0 SDK, MegaMatcher On Card 3.5 SDK and VeriFinger 9.0 SDK.


Sensor Name AES2810
Manufacturer AuthenTec, Inc.
Connection USB 2.0
Supported OS (*) Microsoft Windows (32-bit and 64-bit)
Resolution 500 ppi
Image capture area (Platen size) 9.75 x 0.41 mm (0.38" x 0.02")
Fingerprint image frame size 192 x 8 pixels
Sensor type Capacitive
Sensor Size 13.8 x 5.0 x 1.68 mm (0.54" x 0.20" x 0.07")
Operating temperature 0°C ~ +70°C

* These operating systems are supported by Neurotechnology SDKs. Device manufacturers may have different lists of supported operating systems.

Other AuthenTec sensors

Neurotechnology SDKs also include support modules for these AuthenTec sensors:

  • AES2550 – 500 ppi capacitive swipe sensor
  • AES2660 – 500 ppi capacitive swipe sensor
  • AES2501B – 500 ppi capacitive swipe sensor, no longer manufactured
  • AES4000 – 250 ppi capacitive sensor for flat fingerprints
  • AF S2 – 250 ppi capacitive sensor, no longer manufactured