0.8.4 Smart card analyzer app for Windows

Sven Sorensen

Software to analyze and read data on smart cards, including credit cards, ID cards and more.

Free and open source smart card reading software download, reviewed by Sven Sørensen
Software solution designed to provide you with the means of successfully viewing the contents of smart cards - Screenshot of cardpeek
User interface - Screenshot of cardpeek
cardpeek screenshot

Software which can read smartcards like passports, NFC and RFID.

cardpeek is an NFS and RFID smartcard reader.

The application was developed to read certain chips and cards which have become widespread.

The application interface is pretty simple with access to an "Analyzer" with several options. The most interesting being the e-Password reader.

At the moment, you can use cardpeek to read the contents of passports, health cards from some European countries, GSM sim cards and identity cards which contain chips.

cardpeek can be a useful tool to read the contents and extract information from certain types of documents.

Features of cardpeek

  • Card Interpretation: Interpret card data and display it in human-readable form.
  • Command Line Interface: Ability to run command line commands for automation.
  • Compatibility: Compatible with a variety of card formats.
  • Encoding: Support for data encoding and decoding.
  • File Exporting: Export card data to a file for further processing.
  • File System: Access the file system of a smart card.
  • Flexible UI: Adaptable user interface for different types of users.
  • Logging: Log actions for auditing and debugging.
  • NFC Support: Read and write data to NFC cards and tags.
  • Scripting: Create custom scripts to automate and improve workflow.
  • Secure Socket Layer: Establish a secure connection between applications.
  • Security: Secure card information using encryption algorithms.
  • Smart Card Reader: Emulate smart card reader devices, compatible with many projects.
  • Updates: Regular updates for improved security and compatibility.

Compatibility and License

Is cardpeek free to download?

cardpeek has been released under the open source GPL license on Windows from PC utilities. The license provides the options to freely download, install, run and share this program without any restrictions. The source code for cardpeek should be freely available and modifications are certainly permitted as well as the option to inspect the software.

What version of Windows can cardpeek run on?

cardpeek can be used on a computer running Windows 11 or Windows 10. Previous versions of the OS shouldn't be a problem with Windows 8 and Windows 7 having been tested. It comes in both 32-bit and 64-bit downloads.

Filed under:
  1. cardpeek Download
  2. Free Computer Utilities
  3. Open source and GPL software
  4. Smart Card Reading Software
cardpeek has been picked by our editors as very good.
cardpeek has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested cardpeek 0.8.4 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.