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. BioID liveness detection is compliant with ISO/IEC 30107-3. 

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

Biometrics as a Service

  • 3D presentation attack detection
  • Compliant with ISO/IEC 30107-3
  • Supports off-the-shelf cameras
  • Patented
  • Authentication with facial masks
  • Requires eye area only
  • Robust verification
  • Patented technology
  • ID ownership verification
  • Only three snapshots required
  • Enables remote KYC onboarding
  • Compliant with ISO/IEC 30107-3


BioID’s liveness detection has successfully been tested by the FIDO accredited laboratory TÜV Informationstechnik GmbH. BioID anti-spoofing was challenged with 1000 spoofing attempts using level A and level B attacks made from various materials. [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

In work-at-home authentication, biometrics are used to verify employees throughout the working day. Check user presence with seamless user-friendly facial recognition, utilizing standard cameras.

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