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fingerprint reader SGS Thomson Microelectronics Fingerprint Reader
model: SGS Thomson Microelectronics Fingerprint Reader(model id: 243)
possible other names of the device:
UPEK TouchStrip
vendor:
STMicroelectronics
VendorID:ProductID code of the device:
0483:2016
year of commercialization:
2005
interface:
USB
tested on:
Trisquel 4.5 Slaine
Trisquel 6.0 Toutatis
tested with the following kernel libre:
2.6.35-28-generic
3.2.0-67-generic
does it work with free software?
yes
free driver used:
upekts
Description:

Tested with fprint on the Thinkpad X60s.

Fingerprint reader integrated in laptop ( IBM Thinkpad X41), Lenovo Thinkpad X60s and likely the Lenovo Thinkpad X60.
Output of "lsusb -v-d 0483:2016"
x60s@x60s-ThinkPad-X60s:~$ lsusb -v -d 0483:2016

Bus 005 Device 002: ID 0483:2016 STMicroelectronics Fingerprint Reader
Device Descriptor:
  bLength                18
  bDescriptorType         1
  bcdUSB               1.00
  bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)
  bDeviceSubClass         0 
  bDeviceProtocol         0 
  bMaxPacketSize0         8
  idVendor           0x0483 STMicroelectronics
  idProduct          0x2016 Fingerprint Reader
  bcdDevice            0.01
  iManufacturer           1 STMicroelectronics
  iProduct                2 Biometric Coprocessor
  iSerial                 0 
  bNumConfigurations      1
  Configuration Descriptor:
    bLength                 9
    bDescriptorType         2
    wTotalLength           39
    bNumInterfaces          1
    bConfigurationValue     1
    iConfiguration          0 
    bmAttributes         0xa0
      (Bus Powered)
      Remote Wakeup
    MaxPower              100mA
    Interface Descriptor:
      bLength                 9
      bDescriptorType         4
      bInterfaceNumber        0
      bAlternateSetting       0
      bNumEndpoints           3
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol      0 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x81  EP 1 IN
        bmAttributes            2
          Transfer Type            Bulk
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes
        bInterval               0
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x02  EP 2 OUT
        bmAttributes            2
          Transfer Type            Bulk
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes
        bInterval               0
      Endpoint Descriptor:
        bLength                 7
        bDescriptorType         5
        bEndpointAddress     0x83  EP 3 IN
        bmAttributes            3
          Transfer Type            Interrupt
          Synch Type               None
          Usage Type               Data
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0004  1x 4 bytes
        bInterval              20
Device Status:     0x0000
  (Bus Powered)

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