Smart Card Interface

Ideal Smart Card Interface IC for STB/Pay-Per-View Conditional Access Applications

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The 73S8014R/RN devices are single smart card (ICC) interface circuits, firmware compatible with 8024-type devices for configurations where only asynchronous cards are to be supported, and are derived from the 73S8024RN industry standard electrical interface. The 73S8014R/RN have been optimized to match most of the typical set-top box/A/V conditional access applications offering small pin count and support for a single data signal.

Key Features

  • Compliance with Key Standards:
    • Complies with ISO 7816-3, EMV 4.0
  • Power Supply:
    • VPC: 4.75V to 5.5V (EMV 4.0)
    • VDD: 2.7V to 5.5V
  • Low Power:
    • Low Dissipation
    • LDO Regulator


  • General-Purpose Smart Card Readers
  • Pay per View
  • Set-Top Box Conditional Access Applications

Technical Documents

App Note 4856 Replacing the 73S8014R with the 73S8014BL
App Note 4855 Replacing 8024 Devices with the Teridian 73S8014R/RN

Quality and Environmental Data

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