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electronic payment terminalclick to hear

Apparatus by which shoppers can use a debit or credit card to pay for their purchases.
electronic payment terminal paper feed button confirmation key account identification personal identification number (PIN) pad alphanumeric keyboard card reader slot transaction receipt operation keys display programmable function keys power-on/paper-detect light

paper feed button click to hear

Button for activating the manual paper feed when refilling the paper.

confirmation key click to hear

Button for authorizing the transaction.

account identification click to hear

Buttons for selecting the account from which to make a payment.

personal identification number (PIN) pad click to hear

Small keypad connected to an electronic payment terminal; it is used to enter a personal identification number when making a payment.

alphanumeric keyboard click to hear

A series of keys corresponding to letters, numbers and symbols that the customer uses to enter a purchase amount, a PIN, etc.

card reader slot click to hear

The card is inserted into the device, which verifies the customer’s personal identification number (PIN) before the transaction can begin.

transaction receipt click to hear

Receipt or record of a transaction that is printed after the transaction is complete.

operation keys click to hear

Keys for selecting from a menu (e.g., debit card, credit card).

display click to hear

Screen featuring various menus and indicating the steps to follow to complete a transaction.

programmable function keys click to hear

Keys that program the machine to execute specific functions.

power-on/paper-detect light click to hear

Signal that lights up when the machine is on and blinks when the paper feed is complete.