The PAX A80 features a full color touchscreen like modern smartphones, but also incorporates a traditional physical button PIN pad. This provides long term durability, physical feedback and the backlit keys make it ease to use in any lighting environment. The combination of touchscreen and PIN pad make it user-friendly, long-lasting and elegant.
For payment options, the PAX A80 does not give any let downs. The right side of the terminal features a magnetic stripe reader for traditional swipe payments. Located at the bottom, there is a chip card slot for newer EMV based payments. Are your customers a little more on the forefront of payment technology? No worries, the PAX A80 also accepts contactless payments via it’s top located NFC reader. The A80 offers all the convenience of modern payment methods but at a significantly more cost efficient price than other terminals available.
The A80 terminal also lets you Scan QR code payments and accept e-wallets like Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Android Pay. Beyond all the high tech payment technology, the PAX A80 also offers a full suite of terminal options to give you more flexibility. Convenience for your customers, employees and the business is a win all around.
You can easily void transactions or provide partial or full refunds, all on the spot, if a customer is not satisfied. This cuts down on frustration, miscommunications, poor reviews and chargebacks which ultimately protects your business’ reputation and your merchant account.
Do you run a restaurant or a similar business that wants to accept gratuities? The A80 allows you to set up a tipping method that custom fits your business’ unique needs. Let customers choose to add a tip during the time of checkout, or you can make a tip adjustment to the bill at a later time.
PAX A80 Terminal Specifications
The A80 full color, eye-catching 4” touchscreen makes it easy for business owners and customers alike to use. The built-in, near-instant printer means that the customer gets their receipt faster all without the need for bulky external printers. If your business is in a high speed environment, you will love the PAX A80’s small handheld size, lightweight design and unparalleled flexibility.
Optional accessories (not included*) only add to the A80’s functionality to fit your business’ needs. A battery addon, combined with bluetooth and WiFi, allow you to move around your store, accept payments on the move and match the pace of your business. Get a swivel & tilt stand if you are using the device in a set location. This allows you to have it mounted at your front counter but turn it to customers for entering a PIN.
Additional accessories are on the market, such as cases to protect your device and charging docks, however, these are only available via third party vendors. You should always check the compatibility of accessories with your specific device before placing purchases from a third party.
Unlike many terminals on the market, the A80 runs on a custom modified version of the Android operating system. This means less time learning a complicated, not user-friendly interface, menu system and options. It also unlocks access to Android apps that let you make the most of your terminal. View marketing insights, run sales reports and perform all the normal functions that tradition card readers can.