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HID Global delivers a complete solution of secure smart card IDs and credentials in a variety of form factors for physical and logical access control as well as converged solutions for building and computer access, transit payment, cashless vending, biometrics and other applications.

HID provides the industry’s broadest range of smart card-based credentials such as cards, tags and keyfobs. As part of its portfolio, HID offers non technology IDs as well as single technology, multi technology, and contact chip-based smart cards.

iCLASS SE® platform solutions also include SIO-enabled credentials featuring multi-layered security beyond the smart card technology for maximum security and added protection to identity data.

Whether customers utilize HID Global’s extensive FARGO printer portfolio for their secure issuance needs or HID’s Secure Identity Services that include the Corporate 1000, Priority Plus, Elite programming and Identity on Demand card personalization services for graphical or technology customization, customers can rely on HID Global to provide a comprehensive range of products, solutions and services to fit their needs. Based on existing standards, Genuine HID credentials are also designed for interoperability with third party solutions that support smart card-based technology.

ID Cards & Credentials

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iCLASS® Seos™

State-of-the-art, SIO-enabled, high security smart card credentials for microprocessor cards and smartphones


High security, SIO-enabled smart card credentials for iCLASS as well as MIFARE® technology and DESFire technology


pivCLASS Premium Security Dual interface Smart Card for FIPS201 deployments


High frequency, secure contactless smart card credentials

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ActivID® Authentication

Enables organizations to securely issue and manage smart card credentials


High security hybrid smart card technology for converged physical and logical access control


High frequency, secure contactless smart card credentials


Low Frequency secure solution for contactless smart card credentials

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HID Prox®

Low frequency, entry-level proximity cards for physical access control

Indala® Proximity

Low frequency entry-level proximity cards for physical access control


Non-technology ID cards


High Frequency, contactless smart card credentials

pdf1 HID Proximity datasheet

pdf1 HID Prox + iCLASS datasheet

pdf1 HID - How to Order Guide


Contactless Smart Cards

HID ID cards by Identive..


HID ID cards by Gemalto..