" NEXT Biometrics AS has signed an agreement with a multinational tier 1 company. NEXT will supply their demand for fingerprint sensors in multiple products to be launched in H2-2015.
The agreement is the result of a 12 month process of evaluations and negotiations.
The application is within the smartphone / tablet / notebook market segments. Further details will be disclosed upon the launch of the products in H2-2015.
The unit volume projected by the customer is in 7 digits .
NEXT Biometrics CEO Tore Etholm-Idsøe comments " It is with great pleasure we can now report that we have won our first «major league» design win. NEXT is now 1 of only 3 world market sensor suppliers to secure such a status from a multinational tier-1. «