Hybrid Cards

Hybrid cards combine different chip technologies and make flexible and wide card applications possible.

A representative example for a hybrid card is a bank card. Account informations are saved on the magnetic stripe, the chip is the electronic wallet.

A special form of a hybrid card is a dual interface card. This card contents contactless as well as contact chip technology.The benefit: Both technologies can be used with all their benefits which makes the card a very flexible tool.

It's mostly big companys that use hybrid cards for access control at different locations and buildings.


Especially for bank and credit cards you should think about placing a signature panel on your card, to make it more save against fraud.