Face recognition & liveness detection

Biometric authentication software

Adopted by customers worldwide, the BioID Web Service provides reliable 3D liveness detection and facial recognition APIs. BioID’s software-based biometrics enable seamless user experience, requiring a few selfies only. Made in Germany, our biometric authentication service is GDPR compliant and strengthens identity verification around the world with reliable, device independent anti-spoofing. 

No more fraud. No more friction. Just be recognized.

Software based
Biometrics as a Service

  • 3D presentation attack detection
  • Supports off-the-shelf cameras
  • User experience: Take a selfie!
  • Multiple patents
  • Authentication wearing facial masks
  • Requires eye area only
  • Robust verification
  • Patented technology
  • ID ownership verification
  • Only three snapshots required
  • Enables remote KYC onboarding
  • Real-time & frictionless


Liechtenstein crypto finance company LCX has announced the collaboration with BioID. For complying with the new AML5 directive, LCX uses BioID PhotoVerify for their due diligence. [read more]

Find our APIs and developer documentation here!

BioID special features​

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Typical use cases​​

Face recognition software for KYC with biometrics

BioID’s PhotoVerify enables ID photo matching for digital onboarding. Fraud-proof biometric verification of ID ownership is the key for eKYC and AML. Our face recognition software with anti-spoofing requires 3 photos only.

BioID face recognition app for facial login

BioID enables multifactor user authentication with face login. This application is a mobile client for BioID Connect, an OpenID Connect and OAuth 2.0 identity service based on our BioID Web Service (BWS).​

BioID GDPR face recognition software

We deliver a GDPR compliant face recognition software with built-in data privacy and data security. In result, we can support any company’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) implementation.

Would you like to try out biometric authentication? Test our face recognition online demo!