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i want to know all about smartcards, ?

Discussion in 'Microcontrollers' started by hm_fa_da, Apr 6, 2003.

  1. hm_fa_da

    hm_fa_da New Member

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    hello ;
    i really don't know what the true name of them are , but i think they are smartcards .
    as i know , they have small microcontroller and eeprom that can be programmed . i want to know how to program them and details about them .
    thank you .
     
  2. Chippie

    Chippie New Member

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    Do a search on Google for ISO7816 smartcards, there's loads of info...

    My experience with them comes from pay-tv........of which I'll say no more!( Any one know of the D2MAC days ?).....

    To program them requires a special programmer, this depends on the type of smartcards used or rather the processor used...

    Eeprom memory varies from a meagre 24C16 up to 24C256...processors vary too from simple pics like the 16F84 to Atmel based AT89 series..


    Have a look at www.prog-tech.co.uk and look at the programmers section...

    Have fun 8)
     

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