Countertop Terminals for Storefront

All Dharma terminals accept EMV cards, Chip+PIN, and offer Apple Pay acceptance

Verifone Vx520 Terminal: only $249

The Verifone Vx520 is well known as one of the most reliable terminals in the industry. It has all of the major features you’d expect – EMV acceptance, IP/Dial-up connectivity, an internal PinPad for PIN-debit transactions, and a familiar menu structure for merchants who’ve utilized the Verifone product line in the past. See a full feature list:

  • Internal Ethernet (IP) connection as well as a dial-up phone line, so you can choose how you want to connect. (No WiFi connection)
  • Internal PIN-pad for taking PIN debit sales.
  • Chip+PIN and Chip+Signature is available with the Vx520.
  • EMV tip adjustment, so that you can take tips on your EMV sales
  • When paired with the external Vx805, you can accept contactless (NFC) payments like Apple Pay.
  • Vx520 terminals can be setup as “Multi-merchant” terminals so that multiple businesses can share the same terminal.
  • Black/White back-lit screens and keys make for quick and easy inputting of sales.
  • Easy-to-use menus and user-friendly controls make this terminal a fast favorite.
  • Allows for B2B acceptance for level 2 rates
  • This terminal uses standard 85′ paper rolls, with a “drop in” loading technology.
  • Verifone stands behind their products with a 1 year warranty.
  • Dharma also offers the NFC (contactless payments) version of the Vx520 terminal if desired.

Verifone Vx520: Just $249 + shipping fees

Full-Featured FD-130 Terminal: $349

The FD-130 is First Data’s flagship new terminal, allowing merchants to accept Chip+PIN as well as adjust for tips on EMV sales. This terminal is perfect for restaurants or any fast-paced business, and has all of the most desirable features offered in standalone terminals, including a WiFi credit card reader. Accept every form of payment, in the most secure way possible:

  • Accept EMV (chip) sales and magnetic stripe cards
  • EMV tip adjustment, so that you can take tips on your EMV sales
  • Allows for Chip+PIN, for the most secure transaction possible
  • Connect via IP or Dial, or utilize a wireless (WiFi) connection
  • Color, touch screen for quick and easy navigation
  • Take NFC payments, such as Apple Pay and Google Wallet
  • Easy-to-read receipts and simple drop-in paper loading
  • Easy-to-print batch reports, server reports, and tip reports
  • Automatic over-the-air updates
  • Simple, straight-forward menu structures
  • Connects to optional FD-35 customer-facing PinPad for an additional $200
  • Allows for lodging application, B2B acceptance for level 2 processing, and other upper-level features
  • See an interactive demo here

FD-130 Terminal $349 + shipping fees

Compare Terminals Below

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Chip (EMV) capable Chip (EMV) capable Chip (EMV) capable
No Monthly Fees No Monthly Fees $10-$40/month
Connects via Dial/Internet Connects via Dial/Internet/WiFi Connects via Internet/WiFi
Chip+PIN acceptance Chip+PIN acceptance Chip+PIN acceptance
EMV Tip-Adjust EMV Tip-Adjust EMV Tip-Adjust
Black/White Screen Color Touch-Screen 7″ Color Tablet-Screen
Built in Printer Built in Printer Built in Printer
Apple Pay w/Optional PinPad Integrated Apple Pay Integrated Apple Pay
$249 $349 $549

Vx520 Terminal + PinPad: $449

If your organization wants to accept new EMV cards and accept tips, you may want an External PinPad. VeriFone has the perfect combination – the Vx520 terminal paired with the customer-facing, Vx805 PinPad. Together, you can accept EMV payments with tips, right at the point of sale. Simply enter the transaction amount on the terminal, and the customer will be prompted to enter the tip. Then, they can “dip” their chip-card or swipe their credit card, all through the Vx805 device, completing the sale. Here are the features:

  • Fully EMV capable – take EMV cards through the terminal or the PinPad.
  • Internal Ethernet (IP) connection as well as a dial-up phone line
  • Chip+Signature and Chip+PIN available today
  • NFC and Apple Pay capable. Let people pay with their iPhone or any other smartphone with NFC technology, directly through the customer-facing PinPad.
  • Accept tips directly through the customer-facing PinPad. The customer will be able to discreetly enter their tip without your input, so that you don’t have to manually adjust your sales for tips every evening.
  • The Vx805 has a customer-facing PinPad for taking PIN debit sales.
  • Watch an EMV sale with tips on a Vx520 + Vx805

Verifone Vx520 and Vx805 PinPad: Just $449 + shipping fees

FD130 Terminal + FD-35 PinPad: $549

The FD-130 and FD-35 make for a powerful combination. Together, you can accept EMV payments with tips, right at the point of sale. Simply enter the transaction amount on the terminal, and the customer will be prompted to enter the tip. Then, they can “dip” their chip-card or swipe their credit card, all through the FD-35 device, completing the sale. Here are the features:

  • Fully EMV capable – take EMV cards through the terminal or the PinPad.
  • WiFi capable, Internal Ethernet (IP) connection, and a dial-up phone line
  • Chip+Signature and Chip+PIN available today
  • NFC and Apple Pay capable. Let people pay with their iPhone or any other smartphone with NFC technology, directly through the customer-facing PinPad.
  • Accept tips directly through the customer-facing PinPad. The customer will be able to discreetly enter their tip without your input, so that you don’t have to manually adjust your sales for tips every evening.
  • The FD-35 has a customer-facing PinPad for taking PIN debit sales.

First Data FD-130 and FD-35 PinPad: Just $549 + shipping fees