Functionality of our banknote readers

In a banknote sensor, banknotes are processed in six steps

Recording and bundling of raw data from the individual sensor systems for further processing

Recognition of various banknotes according to currency, value, issue and condition. All of our banknote readers can be used with multiple currencies

Machine-readable security check of individual banknotes

Classification of banknote quality to determine whether they are processed further or paid out again (recycling). This includes mechanical damage and visual defects (e.g. discolouration, stains and graffiti)

Recording of serial number(s) for subsequent tracing of counterfeits or statistical purposes

Classification according to European Central Bank (ECB) standards, for example