256*360 FAP10 Glass Fingerprint Sensor


  • FBI-certified FAP 10
  • Spatial resolution 508 DPI
  • 256 x 360-pixel 2D sensor array
  • Sensing area 12.8 mm x 18.0 mm
  • 23.0 mm x 35.0 mm package size
  • IP67 dust and water resistant
  • Built-in 8-bit ADC for digitizing the image
  • Built-in programmable voltage reference
  • High-speed SPI interface
  • 0.1 sec readout time
  • 32-byte on-chip data FIFO
  • 2.6Volt ~ 3.6 Volt for I/O communication
  • Finger detection function to detect finger on the sensor
  • Interrupt pin to wake up host when the finger on the sensor



Embedded the MFC-1256 FBI-certified FAP10 glass fingerprint sensor in your product for advanced fingerprint acquisition and verification. 508 DPI resolutions deliver superior image quality for highly accurate readings and a 0.07 second readout time enables quick verification.

The built-in analog and digital circuitry minimizes the number of external components and provides an easy-to-use, standard SPI interface to microprocessors. Finger detection function can detect fingers automatically and wake up microprocessors by a hardware interrupt pin.

The windowing function can crop smaller fingerprint images to improve the image read frame rate or other applications.

Fingerprint Recognition Algorithm Support (Optional)

  • Good adaptability to dry, wet, or fuzzy finger
  • Repair the fractured fingerprints automatically
  • Great anti-deformation ability
  • Supporting 360 °Authentication
  • Self-learning during usage
  • ISO Standard: ANSI/INCIT 378 Compliant Extractor & Matcher
  • Compliant ISO/IEC 19794-2 fingerprint minutia standards.
  • Fingerprint Template Size < 1KB
  • Verification speed < 700 ms

Different Size of Fingerprint Sensor Comparison

Sensor Pixel256*360 Pixel300*400 Pixel400*500 Pixel
Sensing Area12.80 x 18.00 mm15.24*20.32 mm20.32 x 25.40 mm
Gray Level256256256
Fingers Captured Simultaneously111


  • Fingerprint Security device
  • Time and Attendance Control System
  • Voting or Electoral System
  • Mobile Authentication Systems
  • Mobile ID devices
  • Migrant Security and Identity Management
Ordering Information
MFC-1256256*360 FBI-certified FAP10 Capacitive Sensor
MFC-1256C256*360 FBI-certified FAP10 Capacitive Sensor with Steel Coat
MFC-1256GD256*360 FBI-certified FAP10 Glass Capacitive Sensor
MFC-1300300*400 FBI-certified FAP20 Glass Capacitive Sensor 
MFC-1400400*500 FBI-certified FAP20 Glass Capacitive Sensor 

All product specifications are subject to change without prior notice.