Chameleon 5 biometric handheld device

Chameleon 5 is the most adaptable biometric handheld device in the world. Rugged, reliable, and easy-to-use, Chameleon 5 products are built with proprietary cutting-edge technology, ensuring rapid and precise capture of biometric and biographic information. With multiple configurations the Chameleon is ideal for all identity registration and authentication applications in any environment.

Chameleon 5 is available in 3 rugged models. Each model has its own unique set of multi-modal biometric features to suite your needs.

  • Chameleon 5 – Slim
  • Chameleon 5 – Single
  • Chameleon 5 – Dual

Each model can be customized to include additional biometric and data capture features.

The Chameleon 5 Slim is a rugged, 5″ handheld offering multi-modal biometric and data capture features including a single fingerprint sensor, iris scanner, 8/13MP camera for ICAO standard photo ID, NFC and smart card readers.

Cham-5 rugged handheld device

The Slim is ideal for multiple identity registration and verification applications.

Multi-Modal Biometrics


  • Fingerprint Scanner: Optical single finger scanner with Live Finger Detection
  • Iris Scanner
  • Facial Recognition
  • Voice Capture & Recognition

Multiple Scanner & Card Reader Modules


  • NFC Scanner
  • Contact Card Reader
  • 1D, 2D & PDF417 Barcode Scanner (optional)
  • 13 MP back camera with unique LED light system
  • 8 MP front autofocus camera with LED
  • Stylus – Digital Signature Pen

Key Technical Specifications


  • Sunlight readable 5.7″ 10-point Multi-touch LCD display
  • IP65 Casing
  • MIL 810G Certified
  • Android 7.1 Operating System
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon Octa-core CPU
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 32 GB ROM
  • Long-life, removable, rechargeable smart battery
  • 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS
  • Multiple Interface Ports: USB 3.0, MicroSD, 2 x MicroSIM, MicroSAM
  • Audio & Microphone Ports

Multiple Applications


  • Identity Registration & Authentication
  • Voter Enrollment & Verification
  • Law Enforcement & Security
  • Border & Access Control
  • Humanitarian Aid & Relief Management
  • Banking & Retail KYC
  • Mining & Construction

For more information on Chameleon 5 Biometric Handheld Device contact ID VISION Dubai on +971 4 2694620 / [email protected]