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 been tested as part of one of the first FIDO biometric component certifications in the world. ARIADNEXT’s identity verification IDCheck.io relies on BioID’s fraud prevention and has been FIDO certified in November 2020. [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!