What is a mobile card machine?
Everything you need to know about mobile card terminals.
What is a mobile card reader?
A mobile card reader allows you to take credit and debit card payments anywhere with mobile coverage, across the UK. They're ideal for small businesses with no fixed business premises, allowing you to take payments whilst out and about.
With its lightweight design, the handheld mobile Chip and PIN machine is easy to carry and take with you. It uses a built-in SIM to connect to the strongest network available to process transactions, meaning you don't have to be fixed to a phone or broadband connection. Our payment processing terminals are fully compliant with all PCI DSS security standards, so you can have peace of mind when taking payments.
Why choose a GPRS-enabled terminal?
The mobile machine is GPRS-enabled, with a built-in SIM to take fast and secure payments. It simply connects to the strongest mobile phone GPRS network available in the area, as long as you have network coverage you can take card payments.
You'll be able to accept payments from all major credit and debit cards, including Mastercard and Visa with our mobile card terminal. Contactless and Apple pay come as standard on all our card machines, for sales under £30, which means you can offer faster payments for your customers. Ideal for tradesmen, mobile beauticians, taxis, delivery businesses, pop-up shops and many more. It's perfect for businesses where your customers don't always have cash on them.
Mobile card machine FAQs
How does it work?
The mobile card reader has an integrated roaming SIM card which connects to the strongest network in your area, selecting from EE, O2, Vodafone and Virgin Mobile. Data from the credit or debit card is then transferred securely to our acquiring partner for processing.
What businesses is this machine suitable for?
Our mobile card machine is great for tradesmen, mobile beauticians, taxis, delivery businesses and pop-up shops. Plus, it can be easily used by businesses who attend events and exhibitions, meaning that you’ll be able to continue trading anywhere as long as you have network coverage.
Compare our range of card machines
With our range of fast and reliable card machines, we make taking payments easy for small businesses whether it’s at a fixed location or out on the road. Take a look at our other Chip and PIN machines.
Countertop card machine
Take payments, offer cashback and reduce queue times with our countertop card machine. Enabled with the latest security, your customers details are guaranteed to be safe. Best for independent retailers, convenience stores, cafes and takeaways.
Portable card machine
Easy to handle with its small and lightweight design, take our portable card machine directly to your customers for payment right there and then. And when you’re done, simply put it on its charging base unit. Perfect for cafes, bars and restaurants.