Release of Development Kit for Micro SD cards Application by DNP
Dai Nippon Printing (DNP) made an announcement on release of development kit for applications using micro SD cards. The new development kit mounted with high security operating systems, combining a micro SD card with a device driver all in one set. The new development kit can be used for development of smart card’s application, such as identity authentication cards and encryption, ideal for company IDs, membership cards, cash and credit.
The developed DNP micro SD card can be used with any micro SD compatible equipment, eliminating any needs for dedicated smart card reader/writer. Due to its large memory capacity of 2GB (with 4GB version set to be released after February), it is possible to store set up programs for notebooks and other equipment. Furthermore, it is possible to store micro SD linked device drivers and digital contents including e-books and video. The package includes, five Micro SD cards, single set of PC.SC device driver for micro SD which is offered on a CD-R, along with user manual and technical support. The set cost 100,000 JPY excluding tax.