Lumidigm® Developer Center

The Lumidigm fingerprint sensors, modules and readers were designed to be rapidly integrated into customer applications. Software development tools and technical documentation are available to assist integrators and developers in designing biometric authentication solutions.

To access Lumidigm software and development tools, customers must create an account at hidglobal.com and have a license key. Account registration and log in are available at the right. To request a Lumidigm license key, please click here. Lumidigm license keys are available for the following development toolkits:

  • Lumidigm SDK 6: This updated SDK supports V-Series and M-Series embedded and streaming fingerprint devices and includes a top-rated MINEX III fingerprint extractor and matcher with up to 1:5000 search on a compatible Intel 32b/64b USB host platform.
  • Lumidigm V30x-40 Firmware: This firmware provides four times faster image capture, a top-rated MINEX III extractor and matcher on-device, and FBI-certified WSQ image compression. Compatible with Lumidigm SDK 5 and 6, this firmware is available as a paid upgrade for previously deployed V30x-xx devices.
  • Lumidigm SDK 5: This legacy SDK supports V-Series and M-Series embedded and streaming fingerprint devices and includes firmware update tools for legacy devices.