Nedbank launches mobile POS device

Monday 11 February 2013 | 10:24 CET | News
South Africa's Nedbank has unveiled a mobile point-of-sale device aimed at small and medium businesses, dubbed PocketPOS. The PocketPOS device can accept credit and debit card payments securely when connected via Bluetooth to a mobile application on a smartphone. The PocketPOS device comes in two form factors. The first is a small, cellphone-sized device with a secure PIN pad. Customers can insert their chip and PIN card into the device, and the merchant uses the app on their smartphone to enter the customer's e-mail address and transaction amount. Once the transaction is approved, a digital

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