Hand-held DSVII-SC is ideal for immigration officers, emergency responders, Datastrip Inc., Exton, Pa.officers and security guards who control access to restricted sites. Windows-based device verifies person’s identity by reading contact and contactless chips on identification documents such as drivers’ licenses, passports and other ID cards. For on-the-spot biometric identity verification, device includes 500-dpi fingerprint sensor, which is approved by the General Services Administration for use in Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS 201) and Personal Identification Verification Programs. Color, digital touchscreen display remains readable in direct sunlight or low-light conditions. Overall size is about 7 by 7 by 2 ins.; weighs approximately 2 lbs. Runs on rechargeable battery. Options include internal wireless communication such as Bluetooth connectivity.