Contact modules are used to embed the integrated circuit into the smart card and to enable a physical connection between the card and the mobile phone or reader. Contact modules are typically used in Banking, Telecom and Government applications. They are, for instance, also used in other smart card applications like public transport and loyalty cards. Contact modules have to meet the highest requirements in terms of reliability, functionality and visual appearance.
NedCard's packaging technologies help governments around the world to issue secure, reliable and durable electronic identification documents to its citizens.
Reliable electronic connection
Guarantees long-life of the chip in the card
High-quality and cost-efficient solution
Meeting the highest requirements of the industry in terms of reliability, functionality and visual appearance
Produced in maximum security factories
Other smart card applications like public transport, Pay TV, loyalty cards
6-pin or 8-pin contact module configuration
Various IC’s in same module possible
Gold or palladium surface finishing plus special colored solutions
Open Tool specifications for standard Dual Interface module packages
Customer specific design on request
6-pin contact module
8.0 x 10.62 mm
Standard 580 μm max for Banking and Government, 470 μm max for 4FF Telco
CQM, ISO7816, ETSI
8-pin contact module
11.40 x 12.60 mm
Standard 580 μm max for Banking and Government
CQM, ISO7816, ETSI
Integrated chip technology is deployed around the world to enhance the security and speed of transactions
Advanced packaging technology enables reliable contact between chip and mobile phone or reader.NedCard offers various contact module solutions and cost efficient, high volume manufacturing so industry players can stay on top of their game. Open Tool specifications are available for standard contact module packages with detailed information, including drawings.
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