Guest Column | November 11, 2009

Article: Top 15 Things You Must Know When Purchasing A POS Magnetic Stripe Reader

Shopping is a lot of work. Regardless of what it is that you are buying, there are numerous things to consider, research, and compare. So what are the things to think about when choosing a Magnetic Stripe Reader (MSR)?

As with any product, a lot of thought goes into the design of each MSR. From the interface to the cosmetics to the feel of the card swipe, each unit is designed for a specific purpose. Your job is to figure out which one best fits your needs.

Executive VP of ID TECH, Terry Conant, provides his list of the top 15 things to consider when purchasing a Point of Sale (POS) Magnetic Stripe Reader.