EN 726-4:1994

Identification card systems - Telecommunications integrated circuit(s) cards and terminals - Part 4: Application independent card related terminal requirements

Publication date:   Aug 4, 2002

General information

90.20 Standard under periodical review   Jul 15, 2023


CEN/TC 224 Personal identification and related personal devices with secure element, systems, operations and privacy in a multi sectorial environment

European Norm

35.240.15   Identification cards. Chip cards. Biometrics



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Part 4 of EN 726 specifies the application independent card related characteristics of card terminals able to process cards complying with part 3 ofEN 726. All common characteristics which are necessary for a standardized card use in the terminals are defined. This part of the standard does not preclude letting terminals accept and process cards complying with other standards.

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EN 726-4:1994
90.20 Standard under periodical review
Jul 15, 2023