Hypercom Corporation today introduced a new version of its PCI PED certified P1300 PIN Pad. The new PV1310 handheld PIN entry device features a vendor-agnostic architecture that enables easy integration with non-Hypercom card payment terminals.
The compact, low-cost Hypercom PV1310 enables retailers to quickly add high security PCI certified PIN-based payments to their legacy systems without upgrading their entire terminal infrastructure.
Key features include:
Stringent high security including PCI PED, Triple DES encryption, DUKPT (Derived Unique Key Per Transaction) key.
Tamper-proof construction with intrusion detection to safeguard the device from external attacks.
Small, flexible ergonomic design that fits comfortably in the customer's hand.
Large hard-rubber keys with color-coded Cancel, Clear and Entry keys.
Alphanumeric LCD screen with two-line high-contrast display providing up to 16 characters per line for clear and concise user prompting.
"The PV1310 allows merchants to offer the highest security payment protection and safety to customers when they enter their PIN numbers at the point-of-transaction," said Russ Dhooge, Vice President, Unattended Payment Solutions, Hypercom Corporation. "This product delivers low-cost, reliable and vendor-agnostic PIN entry capabilities for consumers using debit cards, Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) and other PIN-based forms of payment while meeting high security requirements to safeguard sensitive data."
The Hypercom PV1310 is expected to be available for volume shipments starting in September 2007.
Access to the PCI PED site and related documents can be found at: http://partnernetwork.visa.com/dv/pin/pedapprovallist.jsp?mfgname=H.
Global payment technology leader Hypercom Corporation delivers a full suite of high security, end-to-end electronic payment products and services. The company's solutions address the high security electronic transaction needs of banks and other financial institutions, processors, large scale retailers, smaller merchants, quick service restaurants, and users in the transportation, healthcare, prepaid, unattended and many other markets. Hypercom solutions enable businesses in more than 100 countries to securely expand their revenues and profits.