Biofire Technologies, a company based in the United States, is bringing the world’s first smart gun, which has fingerprint unlocking and 3D facial recognition and can only be operated by authorized persons, to the United States for about $1,500.
The Colorado-based firm named the product it has been working on for over a decade The Biofire Smart Gun.
The 9mm Biofire smart gun locks up when it stops feeling the user’s hand. It can only be fired by a user who has re-grabbed the gun. Smart Gun will only fire with people that you select, ensuring the firearm cannot be used by a child or criminal.
He promises that he will avoid tragedies.
Statistic from the National Institute of Justice shows that 77% of mass murderers used legally acquired weapons, and 13% did so with all their illegally obtained weapons.
Biofire Technologies says that the technology is not slowing down the weapon and can be unlocked “just by picking it up”.
The company says it designed the Biofire smart gun so you don’t have to choose between instant access and secure storage. Its website features the gun on a nightstand and in a common homeroom.
The weapon uses a rechargeable lithium-ion battery and encryption technology that prevents it from being turned into a standard pistol.
According to a recent report by the Pew Research Center, the number of gun deaths among American kids has increased by 50% over the last two years.