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Smart Card Readers

Fast time to market with proven performance and stability.

WISeKey’s comprehensive portfolio of Smart Card Reader chips (smartread offer) enables customers to obtain secure, high-performance chips for virtually any market segment from a single vendor.

Only WISeKey offers hardware platforms alone and with integrated third-party applications, allowing customers to quickly build smart card readers without requiring custom development. Based on 8-bit CISC and 8/16-bit RISC processors, WISeKey’s Smart Card Reader chips deliver outstanding performance and fast time to market.


High Performance, Low Power 8/16-bit RISC CPU Microcontroller

  • 128KBytes Flash, 4kB RAM
  • EMV compliant ISO 7816 Smart Card Interface
  • DC/DC based support of Class A, B, C from 2.7V-5.5V Power Supply
  • 8 EndPoints USB 2.0 Interface with On-Chip 48MHz Clock Generation
  • High Speed SPI, 2 Wires & USART Interfaces
  • 2 Timers
  • Keyboard Interface
  • GPIOs


High Performance, Low Power 8/16-bit RISC CPU Microcontroller

  • 132 Powerful Instructions – Most Single Clock Cycle Execution
  • 32 x 8 General Purpose Working Registers
  • Up to 16MIPS Throughput at 16Mhz
  • On-chip 2-cycle Multiplier


Special Microcontroller Feature

  • Power-on Reset and Brown-out Detection
  • External and Internal Interrupt Sources
  • Three Sleep Modes: Idle, Power-down and Standby

Master Evaluation Board

AT90SCR Series – Evaluation Kit

The Evaluation Kit includes a master evaluation board to quickly interface with the AT90SCR products in various host environments.

This package includes high-level software libraries and powerful scripting tool to easily design and integrate your Smart Card Reader application.

For more information on kits option, please contact your local WISeKey sales office