Managing Payment Terminals

Learn about the payment terminals available for In-Person Payments integrations.


Finix has a variety of payment terminals available for you to use in your In-Person Payments Integration.

The following is a list of the different types of terminals currently offered by Finix. We're actively working on adding more terminals so check back to see what other terminals you can use!

Card Readers

Card readers provide essential payment features without overwhelming complexity.

Compared to other terminals, card readers are more affordable and easier to use with quick setup and a straightforward interface.

Card Readers

Payment Terminal

Terminal Name

Use Case

Integration Method

Network ConnectivityPower
BBPOS Chipper 2X BTBBPOS Chipper 2XBest for a handheld setting with movement or tabletop environments with a tablet and payment terminal.
  • iOS SDK
  • Android SDK
Bluetooth to Mobile DeviceBattery Powered (Charged via Micro-USB)

Handheld Terminals

Handheld terminals are portable and versatile terminals, combining the features of tabletop counterparts, like screens and receipts, with the convenience of mobility for businesses on the move.

Handheld Payment Terminals

Payment Terminal

Terminal Name

Use CaseIntegration MethodNetwork ConnectivityPower
Ingenico Link 2500Link 2500Best for a small-footprint tabletop setting with low access to a router.APIWi-FiBattery Powered
PAX A77PAX A77Ideal for businesses requiring flexibility and seamless transaction processing in areas with limited network connectivity. Includes an embedded receipt printer, enabling you to effortlessly process payments and print receipts on the go.APIWi-Fi
4G LTE
Battery Powered
PAX A920 ProPAX A920 ProIdeal for businesses requiring flexibility and seamless transaction processing in areas with limited network connectivity. Includes an embedded receipt printer, enabling you to effortlessly process payments and print receipts on the go.APIWi-Fi
4G LTE
Battery Powered
SunmiP2Sunmi P2Ideal for businesses requiring flexibility and seamless transaction processing in areas with limited network connectivity. Includes an embedded receipt printer, enabling you to effortlessly process payments and print receipts on the go.APIWi-Fi
4G LTE
Ethernet Cradle
Battery Powered

Tabletop Terminals

Tabletop terminals are sturdy and reliable terminals designed for a more traditional in-person payment experience.

They feature a large, clear display, ethernet connectivity for stable internet access, and are powered via an outlet, ensuring continuous operation without the need for batteries.

Tabletop Payment Terminals

Payment Terminal

Terminal Name

Use CaseIntegration MethodNetwork ConnectivityPower
Ingenico Desk 3500Desk 3500Best for a small-footprint tabletop setting with ethernet access.APIEthernetAC Adapter Powered
Ingenico Desk 5000Desk 5000Best for a small-footprint tabletop setting with ethernet access.APIEthernetAC Adapter Powered
Ingenico Lane 3000Lane 3000Best for a medium-footprint tabletop setting with ethernet access.APIEthernetAC Adapter Powered
Ingenico Lane 7000Lane 7000Best for a medium-tabletop setting with access to an etherenet connection. Includes a touchscreen.APIEthernetAC Adapter Powered
Ingenico Lane 8000Lane 8000Best for a premium tabletop setting with access to an etherenet connection. Includes a larger touchscreen than the Lane 7000.APIEthernetAC Adapter Powered
PAX A30PAX A30Best for a premium tabletop setting where you'd like to print receipts. Includes an embedded receipt printer.APIWi-Fi
Ethernet
Battery Powered
PAX A35PAX A35Best for small-footprint tabletop settings where you'd like to print receipts. Includes a touchscreen.APIWi-Fi
4G LTE
Ethernet
Battery Powered (Charged via USB-C)
PAX Aries 8PAX Aries8Best for a premium tabletop setting. Includes an 8" touchscreen.APIWi-Fi
4G LTE
Ethernet
AC Adapter Powered

Unattended Terminals

Unattended terminals are designed to operate seamlessly in self-service environments, providing a quick and convenient secure payment solution for your buyers.

These terminals cater to self-serve environments where customers can complete transactions independently, without a cashier. This includes kiosks, vending machines, self-service checkout lines and other unattended scenarios.

Unattended Payment Terminals

Payment Terminal

Terminal Name

Use CaseIntegration MethodNetwork ConnectivityPower
PAX IM30PAX IM30Best for self-service kiosks where you intend for the terminal to be unattended and for buyers to self-checkout.APIWi-Fi
4G LTE
Ethernet
AC Adapter Powered

Choosing a Payment Terminal

1) Are you connecting the payment temrinal to a iOS or Android mobile device or tablet?

a) Yes: Use the BBPOS Chipper 2X BT terminal. The BBPOS Chipper 2X BT terminal is, currently, the only terminal available for integrations using Finix's Mobile SDKs.

b) No: See the following question.

2) Does the payment terminal need to include a receipt printer?

a) Yes: Integrate with the PAX A920 Pro payment terminal.

b) No: See the following question.

3) Does the payment terminal need to be easy to carry, hand-held, battery powered, or leave the tabletop environment?

a) Yes: Integrate with the PAX A77 or Link 2500 payment terminal. Integrate with the Move 5000 for a premium receipt embedded option.

b) No: See the following question.

4) Does the payment terminal need a small footprint?

a) Yes: Integrate with the PAX A35 or Lane 3000 payment terminal. If a simple embedded receipt printing capability is required, integrate with the Desk 3500.

b) No: Answer the following question.

5) Do you want the largest available screen?

a) Yes: Integrate with the Lane 8000 or PAX Aries8 payment terminal. Integrate with the PAX Aries 8 is you also want a terminal that swivels.

b) No: Integrate with the PAX A30 or Lane 7000 payment terminal. If a simple embedded receipt printing capability is required, integrate with the Desk 5000.

Ordering Terminals

Once you've decided on the best In-Person integration and payment terminal for your solution, reach out to your Finix point of contact to order a terminal. You can also order a payment terminal by emailing support@finixpayments.com with the model and number of payment terminals needed for your solution.

Providing your Finix point of contact a demand forecast with the quantity of terminals you'd like helps ensure we can provide you with the quantity of terminals that you need when you need them. They'll also be able to assist you with any sandbox temrinals and cards for your needs.