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Bringing secure payment to the Mobile Computing World, Ingenico's iPA280 is the first truly mass-market security-built-in payment PDA.

Connecting consumers to a host of value-added services, the compact iPA280 dramatically increases POS upsell opportunities and delivers maximum return on your terminal investments. Its open and flexible development platform supports the cost effective and rapid development of made-to-order revenue-generating applications that make a real difference to your bottom line. Capable of managing a comprehensive range of transactions in a single device, the iPA280 eliminates the need for multiple terminals and increases the speed and convenience of each and every consumer interaction. Maximizing usability for retail, hospitality, transportation and mobile services sectors, the feature-packed iPA280 contains integrated smart card, magnetic stripe and contactless readers alongside an easy-load thermal printer and barcode reader for data capture and acquisition. Mobility is assured with extensive wireless connectivity while location based services are delivered through the internal GPS receiver. The iPA280 slashes operational cost and enhances operator performance - opening up a new world of ‘on-the-move' sales and service delivery opportunities



The iPA280 is EMV certified and currently under the PCI PED 2.0 certification process to deliver security-as-standard for consumers and merchants alike. A powerful 32-bit RISC crypto-processor provides a uniquely scaleable high-performance platform to support a host of new generation security applications, improving transaction speed and reliability.


The iPA280 transforms the mobile POS environment to enable truly personalized service and operational agility. This high performance PDA delivers instant access and interaction with online or connected applications - from web based business applications to online databases and GPS location services - alongside fully dynamic payment and data capture capabilities. From in-stock or timetable queries to order processing and loyalty data, the iPA280 makes it possible for mobile users to access complex business information systems previously only available on their desktop computers.

Engineered for mobility, the versatile iPA280 is compact, stylish and lightweight - yet fully rugged to cope with even the toughest working environment. The most advanced payment PDA on the market, it features a modern user-friendly full color graphical interface and the convenience of touch screen activation. Significantly, by ensuring payment and PDA functions are accessed separately by operator and consumer, confusion is eliminated, security and fast access to business applications is guaranteed, while ease of use is assured. All of which enhances workforce productivity and customer service delivery.

Equipped with an extensive choice of connectivity - including GSM, GPRS, Edge, WiFi, Bluetooth and USB - the iPA280 ensures mobile operatives stay connected and contactable at all times. Ultra fast data and payment transaction rates assure fast and seamless payment processing, order tracking and delivery of online operations in the field. The iPA280 also enables a host of innovative customer-facing services that can add a new dimension to each and every customer interaction.

Software Development
The iPA280 can help you deliver incremental revenue today and future proof your terminal investment for tomorrow. Utilizing WinCE on the PDA module application developers can easily move existing
applications into the mobile world. Uniquely, this open and flexible (Windows based) environment taps into the largest application development community in the world, enabling users to create or
license value-add applications that responsively contribute to significant revenue growth.

Field Services
To reduce total cost of ownership and enable businesses to maximize their terminal investments, Ingenico provides a comprehensive range of terminal and software update and management services - both remotely and in the field. Fully certified professionals and local language helpdesks operate in every territory to ensure Ingenico is on hand to support customers 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Quite simply, the best payment field service network in the world.



PDA Characteristics  
Main Processor Marvell PXA-300 (XScale ARM) @ 624 MHz
Internal Memory Memory 256 MB Flash, 128 MB RAM
External Memory μSD, HC SD supported up to 32GB
Operating System WinCE
Display VGA (640 x 480), 3.5'' size (54 x 72 mm), TFT transflective
Touch Screen Resistive, stylus and finger operated
Keypad 12 numeric keys with alphanumeric entry possibility
Call send/call end
4 direction navigation keys + validation key in the center
2 programmable keys/3 soft keys/4 function keys
Printer Thermal printer with graphic mode, easy paper roll loading
8 to 18 lines/second, 24 characters/line
Paper roll width 58 mm x 25 mm diameter, length 5 to 8 m
Barcode Reader 1D/2D, all major standards supported, imager VGA 256 grey scale
Communications Bluetooth 2.0, class II
Wifi 802.11 b/g
GSM/GPRS/Edge, Quad band 850/900/1800/1900
Contactless ISO 14 443 (1,2,3) A/B
SAMs (Secure Access Module) 2 SAM, Asynchronous, VCC = 5V, 3V, 1.8V
Connections on Terminal USB 2.0 OTG
Base Charge + additional battery charge + connections
Connections on Base Ethernet; RS232; USB2.0 OTG
Audio Speaker, TTS enabled
Phone Microphone and earpiece, 3.5 mm headset connector
Batteries Li-ion, 3800 mAh
Size 190 x 86 x 42 mm (7.5 x 3.4 x 1.7 inches)
Weight 560g (including paper roll, battery & payment module) (1.3 lbs)
Environment Operating temperature: -10° to +50°C (14° to 122°F)
Operating & storage humidity: 5% to 90%
Storage: -20ºC to 60ºC (-4° to 140°F)
Drop resistance: 1.5 m on concrete (MIL-STD 810F)
Certifications Electrical safety IEC 950 - UL1950
EMC: EN55022; EN55024; EN61000; ICES (Canada)
FCC part 15, Class A digital device as well as CE approvals
In-pack accessories included Power supply/Battery
Data/power cable/Paper Roll
Secure Payment Module characteristics
Main Processor Thunder (ARM9), 450 Mips
Crypto Processor Booster (ARM7), 50 Mips
128 MB Flash, 16 MB RAM
Display Full graphic 128 x 64 monochrome
Keypad 12 numerics keys
Abort, Correct, Validate, 4 function keys
Smart Card Reader Synchronous and asynchronous
Magnetic Card Reader ISO 1/2/3
Contactless Compliance with PayPass (PayPass, ISO/IEC 14 443,implementation specification, version 1.3, level I & II)
SAMs (Secure Access Module) 2 SAM, Asynchronous, VCC = 5V, 3V, 1.8V
Connections on Terminal USB to PDA
Batteries Shared with PDA
Certifications Currently under PCI PED 2.0 certification process, EMV Level 1
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