Datecs Ltd., one of the leading credit card terminal companies in the world, was founded in 1990 and initially was involved with many other products. Originally one of the pioneers in map digitalization, the company moved into designing and manufacturing electronic cash registers and other products designed for retailers. As the technology evolved, Datecs began to do so as well by turning its attention to producing a credit card machine that would make the payment process as easy as possible for both merchant and customer. Now recognized as a leader in the industry, Datecs continues to look for even more innovative ways to help businesses today.
The BluePad 500, the latest credit card terminal from Datecs, is considered a universal mobile payment solution. With its ability to be linked to various mobile devices and its ease of use, the BluePad 500 has quickly become a favorite of merchants around the world. Accepting all forms of payment including EMV, Chip and PIN, magnetic strip cards and contactless cards, the BluePad 500 has come to be the preferred credit card machine of retailers due to its flexibility and convenience.
Features and Benefits
What has made the BluePad 500 so popular so quickly has been its numerous features. Its 10 numeric keys and five function keys are highly visible, making them easy for customers to use. Known for its reliability, it can take up to 500,000 chip card cycles as well as up to 1 million magnetic card swipes and single button clicks each. One of its most popular options is the Contactless Card Reader, which is designed to accept all major credit cards including VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. Compatible with such mobile devices as Apple iPhone5C and 5S, it’s very easy to use when attending festivals or other activities.
Considered an extremely innovative credit card terminal, the BluePad 500 has grown in popularity around the world. Merchants like its reliability and ability to accept all forms of payment, while customers prefer its ease of use and bright LED display. Powered by a rechargeable Li-Ion battery, the terminal uses a MAXIM USIP Professional Processor as well as 8 MB of Application Memory to handle virtually any transaction with ease. As more customers prefer to shop retailers that offer the latest in payment options, the BluePad 500 will no doubt become more popular around the world.
2015 CREDIT CARD PROCESSING COMPANIES