True I.D.

A South African Identity Verification Solution.

A Mobile Application


 Touchless Biometric Fingerprints

True ID captures touchless biometric fingerprints using smartphone technology, the fingerprint being captured is to be held 4 --- 6 inches away from the back facing camera of the phone, our system will acquire the fingerprint and capture it.
True ID will be capture three (3) fingerprints within our fingerprint capture process.
The finger being  is to held between the elipse/guide shown on screen  for the fingerpint to be captured.

What Version of Andriod can be used with True ID Touchless Biometric Fingerprints

If your smartphone has the following Android systems then you should be good to go with True ID.
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, Android 4.1 Jellybean and Andriod 4.4 Kit Kat, We are compatable
with up to Android 5.1 Lollipop at this time.

 Smartphone Camera Autofocus

The smartphone being used to capture fingerprints must be able to autofocus, True ID will use your smartphones
rear facing camera to autofocus and autocapture the fingerprint. Shoud your smartphone not be able to autofocus
you will not be able to use the fingerprint capture section of the True ID application you can simply by-pass this
process by clicking "Skip this Step"

 Smartphone Camera Megapixels

For a successfull fingerprint capture your smartphone must have a minimum of a 1.5 MP camera, we do however recommed  a 3.0 MP camera or higher

 Approved Devices to capture fingerprints with True ID

The following devices have been tested completing fingerprint capture and are approved for use. This however is not an exhaustive list.
Blackphone 2 Motorola Droid Max
Google Nexus 4 Motorola Droid Turbo
Google Nexus 5 Motorola G
Google Nexus 5x Motorola X
Google Nexus 6 OBI SF1
Google Nexus 6p OnePlus ONEA 2005
Google Nexus 7 Tablet Oppo A33f
Google Pixel Oppo A37f
Haier Esteem L50 Oppo F1s
HTC One (M8) Oppo N1 CyanogenMod
HTC One E8 Qmobile Noir E1
Huawei Honor Qmobile Noir S1
Huawei Honor 4c Qmobile Noir S2
Huawei Honor Holly Qmobile Noir Z14
Huawei P8 Lite Samsung Galaxy A5
Huawei P9 Lite Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Huawei Y511 Samsung Galaxy C7
Huawei Y6 Pro Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro
Infinix Note 3 Pro Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime
Infinix Zero 4 Samsung Galaxy J2
iPad Pro 12.9 Samsung Galaxy J5
iPhone 5 Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime
iPhone 5s Samsung Galaxy J7
iPhone 6 Samsung Galaxy Note
iPhone 6+ Samsung Galaxy Note 2
iPhone 6s Samsung Galaxy Note 3
iPhone 6s+ Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Lenovo Vibe Samsung Galaxy S3
LG Escape 2 Samsung Galaxy S4
LG G Flex Samsung Galaxy S5
LG G2 Samsung Galaxy S7
LG G3 Samsung Galaxy S-IV
LG Tribute 5s Sugar C88
However should your smartphone device meet the minimum Android specifications and also have the ability to autofocus then you should be able to capture fingerprints using True ID.

Devices with known issues

Droid Bionic Unknown
Haier Pursuit G20 1,3 
HTC One Unknown 
HTC One Max Unknown
Huawei Ascend Unknown
Lenovo A700 3
Lenovo Libe Unknown
Motorola MOTO G2 1,3
Qmobile Noir A300 1,2
Qmobile Noir W20 1,2
Qmobile Noir Z12 Pro Unknown
Qmobile Noir Z4 2
Qmobile Titan 1
Samsung Galaxy A8 Unknown
Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Unknown
Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Unknown
Samsung Galaxy GS6 Unknown
Samsung GT18262 1,2
Samsung Note 5 (All) Unknown
Samsung S6 Edge Unknown
Samsung S6 Edge+ Unknown
Sony Experiea L Unknown

List of Devices that are Incompatible or have known issues. This list was generated from tested devices that produced less than satisfactory results or are fully incompatible.


1 - Phone camera does not meet minimum requirements,
2 - Phone does not support minimum OS,
3 - Macro mode not enabled on device

 Fingerprint Security

The security of fingerprints captured are of paramount importance to True ID hence the transfer of fingerprints will done using 256 bit secure socket layer  (SSL) encryption. Once stored on our database it will be protected using various pieces of server security software, technology and firewalls.

 Fingerprint Matching

True ID makes use of the global leaders in fingerprint biometric  technology Innovatrics as our fingerprint matching supplier.  All fingerprints captured will be de duplicated and matched  on a 1:N basis.
The accuracy of the fingerprint matches are unquestionable.
More about Innovatrics can be found here