Dec. 21, 2011
-- Cypress, CA, December 21, 2011 – ID TECH, a leading manufacturer of Automated Data Entry and Point of Sale devices, has launched the SmartPIN C100, a Payment Card Industry (PCI) Version 2.1 certified compact PIN entry device (PED). It is designed for integrating into OEM devices such as tablet PC’s or other applications requiring compact PEDs.
The ID TECH SmartPIN C100 is one of the slimmest PIN entry devices in the market with an ultra-compact design that measures a mere 3.00” by 2.69” by 0.56” thick. Within its small form factor, the SmartPIN C100 includes a 2x12 character backlit LCD display. It also features audio feedback for keystrokes and operation alerts to allow for greater ease of use.
The SmartPIN C100 is PCI Version 2.1 Certified ensuring a high level of data security. The new PIN pad encrypts PIN numbers for secure transmission to the host for processing. It supports DES and TDES algorithms for PIN encryption, and both Master/Session and DUKPT key management. The SmartPIN C100 has the ability to output data in both clear and encrypted text. In addition to its PIN encryption capabilities, the SmartPIN C100 features a tamper-resistant mechanism to prevent anyone from compromising the device.
ID TECH’s SmartPIN C100 has been integrated in several tablet computers for mobile POS applications. With flexible interface options of either USB-HID or RS-232, the SmartPIN C100 can easily communicate with a wide variety of host devices. The multiple interfaces, compact size and PCI security makes the ID TECH SmartPIN C100 a great add-on in any mobile POS solution.
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ID TECH is a global leader in the Auto ID industry with sales, manufacturing and R&D facilities around the world. The company is a well-established payment solutions provider with extensive experience in data capturing and encryption products and services. Designing dependable, feature-rich products has made ID TECH a leading supplier of MagStripe readers/writers, mobile payment readers, smart card readers, barcode readers, POS keyboards, signature capture devices, PCI-compliant PIN pads, and other specialty products for OEMs, VARs, resellers, distributors, and key end users. ID TECH provides both standard and custom solutions to support customer requirements. For more information about ID TECH, please call 1-800-984-1010 or visit www.idtechproducts.com.