Hamster Pro 10

Windows Hello

The SecuGen Hamster Pro 10 works with Windows Hello right out of the box for quick and secure fingerprint login to Windows 10 without a password. There is no need to install any other software. See our article on how to logon to Wndows with Windows Hello and the SecuGen Hamster Pro 10 USB Fingerprint Reader, click here

For Developers

SecuGen provides free SDKs that support the Hamster Pro 10 for Windows, Linux, and Android applications. All SecuGen SDKs include the tools that enable fingerprint registration, matching, and related biometric functions.



  • FBI Certified (PIV, FIPS 201, Mobile ID FAP 10 Compliant) meets FBI Image Quality standards
  • IP54 rated for dust and water-resistance
  • High-performance, maintenance-free optical fingerprint sensor
  • Rugged sensor resistant to scratches, impact, vibration and electrostatic shock
  • Auto-On™ – automatic finger detection technology
  • Smart Capture™ – high quality fingerprint scanning of difficult fingers (dry, wet, scarred) in challenging environments and conditions such as under direct sunlight
  • Ultra-slim, super lightweight and portable
  • USB connection
  • Integrated finger guide
  • Readily accessible for any finger
  • Fast and accurate verification
  • Latent print image removal (does not accept prints left behind)
  • Encryption of fingerprint templates (with SecuGen Proprietary templates)
  • Fingerprint Device Recognition™

Benefits of Using SecuGen Fingerprint Readers

SecuGen fingerprint readers are easy to use and can be installed quickly on any Windows PC. Backed by the industry’s best warranty, years of field use and proven reliability under extreme conditions, SecuGen fingerprint readers provide consistent performance and security for a growing number of software applications for desktop, mobile, network, enterprise and Internet environments.

When used for biometric authentication as part of an overall security program, SecuGen fingerprint readers can help reduce the hassles of password overload, decrease the risks of security breaches, improve accountability and add true non-repudiation, all while making it more convenient and intuitive for any user.

Look to SecuGen for advanced, fingerprint biometric technologies that let your fingerprints act like digital passwords that cannot be lost, forgotten or stolen.

Secugen Hamster Pro 10 - Technical Specifications
  • Model: HU10
  • Fingerprint Sensor: SecuGen U10
  • Image Resolution: 500 DPI
  • Image Size: 252 x 330 pixels
  • Platen Size: 15.2 mm x 20.2 mm
  • Sensing Area: 12.8 mm x 16.8 mm
  • Image Gray Scale: 256 levels (8-bit)
  • Light source: LED
  • Smart Capture Speeds: 0.2 ~ 0.5 seconds
  • Biometric Standards: INCITS 378, ISO/IEC 19794-2, ISO/IEC 19794-4, FIPS 201, FBI (PIV, Mobile ID FAP 10)
  • Dimensions: 54 mm x 43 mm x 20 mm
  • Weight: 79 g
  • Cable Length: 1500 mm
  • Operating Temperature: -20° ~ 65°C
  • Operating Hunidity: 90% or less RH, noncondensing
  • Interface: USB 1.1 Full-Speed, USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
  • Supply Voltage: 5V (via USB)
  • Current concumption: 100 mA (max.)
  • Compliance: FCC, CE, KC, RoHS, CB, WEEE, USB 2.0, WHQL
  • Dust / Water Resistance: IP54
  • Other features (when used with Secugen SDK's): Auto-On™, Smart Capture™, 360 Degree Fingerprint Rotation
  • Warranty: One year limited
  • Supported operating systems: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7, Windows Server 2016 / 2012 / 2008 R2, Android 3.1 and above, Linux