InsghtOne Biometrics Device

Compact, intuitive, and uncompromising in biometric performance, Tascent™ InSight® One represents a new class of iris recognition systems. Working at a standoff distance of 0.5 to 1.0m, InSight One provides a welcoming user experience while delivering high quality biometric images for iris and face enrollment and identification. With a human-centric approach to design and usability, InSight One sets the stage for the future of travel, access, and identity.

InSight One’s unique capabilities are the result of years of research and development, leveraging the experience from processing tens of millions of people with Tascent’s InSight Duo and Tascent M6 products.

With its high degree of automation, robust capture process, and sleek design, InSight One delivers seamless enrollment and identification for a wide range of next generation applications in consumer travel border management, access control, financial services, and identity programs.

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With a fully automated face and iris scan process supported by real-time feedback, InSight One captures high quality dual iris and face images in about 2 seconds at a standoff distance of 0.5 to 1.0 meters, creating an experience that is both appealing to users and well-suited to a wide variety of applications.

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InSight One’s customizable LCD and LED user interface is seamlessly integrated into the precision-crafted aluminum enclosure, delivering a natural, unified, and visually-pleasing user experience.

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Office Stand

InSight One offers a convenient, comfortable way
to capture high quality face and iris images that meet or exceed demanding ISO / ICAO standards for format and quality.

Tascent offers a variety of mounting options to enable tight integration of InSight One in desktop, e-Gate, and kiosk applications as well as custom color options to aesthetically match its surroundings.

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InsightOne Stand for High Distance

The InSight One ID Station is a compact footprint, free-standing kiosk that enables automated biometric enrollment and identification.

This form factor extends the high-quality face and iris capabilities of the InSight One with the option to integrate a fingerprint, MRTD (machine-readable travel document), or a barcode scanner. The ID Station delivers real-time feedback and enables intuitive operation, even for non-acclimated users.

Specs and Key Features InsightOne


Compact form factor, world-class industrial design
Simultaneous dual iris and face capture at a standoff distance of 0.5 to 1.0 meter
Fully automated capture process supported by real-time feedback enables intuitive operation even for non-acclimated users
On-demand face capture for multiple poses
Based on patented technology, best-in-class iris imaging delivers superior accuracy even in challenging real-world environments
Can be integrated as a secure locked-down network appliance or point-to-point USB peripheral
Open architecture, standards-compliant design enables rapid integration and deployment with new or existing infrastructure


0.5 – 1.0 meter (1.6 – 3.3 ft) standoff distance
Accommodates users from 1.2 to 2.1 meters (3.9 to 6.8 ft) high
Iris images meet or exceed ISO 19794-6 and 29794-6 standards for format and image quality
Face images meet or exceed ISO 19794-5 and 29794-5 image quality standards for format and image quality
2 second image dual iris + face capture
LED-based illuminator is eye safe at all distances
Fully configurable high resolution 5” LCD and integrated LED illlumination
Optional 10,000 user on-board database
PKI encryption with standard P12 or self-signed 1024 bit certificates
SOAP over HTTPS and USB 2.0 interfaces
FCC certified, CE (pending), UL Product Safety, IEC 64271 Eye Safety