Create Device


This API is available for Finix Core customers only. If you have additional questions, contact Support.

curl \
        -H "Content-Type: application/vnd.json+api" \
        -u  USjHFGYvecE4LBitYG8KDE2g:b698f403-d9b7-4157-82d8-162cea8c8cc3 \
        -d '
        "name": "Finix  triPOS #1",
        "model": "MX915",
        "description": "Mike Jones",
        "configuration": {
          "allow_debit": true,
          "prompt_signature": "NEVER",
          "bypass_device_on_capture": true

HTTP Request


URL Parameters

Field Type Description
:MERCHANT_ID string, required ID of Merchant

Request Arguments

Field Type Description
model string, required Please select one of the following values which will let Finix know the type of device being used: BBPOS, MX915, MX925, IPP320, IPP350, ISC250, ISC480, ISMP4, LANE_3000, and ANDROID
name string, required Name of device
tags object, optional Key value pair for annotating custom metadata (e.g. order numbers)
description string, optional Additional information about device (e.g. self serving terminal)

Configuration Arguments

Field Type Description
allow_debit boolean, optional Sets whether device will allow debit by default or not (defaults to true)
prompt_signature string, optional Sets whether device will prompt the card holder for a signature by default or not, AMOUNT is used in conjuction with signature_threshold_amount so that when the threshold is reached the signature form appears on device screen (defaults to always). Options are: ALWAYS, NEVER, AMOUNT
check_for_duplicate_transactions boolean, optional Sets whether the device will check for duplicate transactions
prompt_amount_confirmation boolean, optional Sets whether or not to make card holder confirm the amount they will pay (defaults is true)
signature_threshold_amount integer, optional Threshold set for when to prompt a signature prompt_signature is set to AMOUNT (defaults to 0)
bypass_device_on_capture boolean, required Sets whether or not the device will be used to capture transactions. This field must be set to true (defaults to false).
prompt_manual_entry boolean, optional Sets whether or not the default card input method will be keyed in manual entry or not (defaults to false)
  "id" : "DVf2H8sh4LZZC52GTUrwCPPf",
  "merchant" : "MUu56ZGx3Xb6U9gAqKfgNisd",
  "name" : "Finix  triPOS #1",
  "model" : "MX915",
  "description" : "Mike Jones",
  "serial_number" : null,
  "idle_message" : null,
  "enabled" : false,
  "device_config_details" : {
    "allow_debit" : true,
    "check_for_duplicate_transactions" : true,
    "prompt_amount_confirmation" : true,
    "prompt_manual_entry" : false,
    "prompt_signature" : "NEVER",
    "signature_threshold_amount" : 0
  "created_at" : "2019-03-01T01:07:17.015",
  "updated_at" : "2019-03-01T01:07:17.022",
  "_links" : {
    "self" : {
      "href" : ""
    "activations" : {
      "href" : ""
    "merchant" : {
      "href" : ""
    "transfers" : {
      "href" : ""
    "authorizations" : {
      "href" : ""