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Portable Card Machines

Free your terminal from the counter and use anywhere in range of its hub.

Portable Card Machines

  • Bringing real mobility to portable payments
  • Compact, light and easy to handle
  • Provides fast and effortless use in any environment
  • Extensive battery life lasts a full intensive working day
  • High speed printer almost halves printing time
  • Contactless helps to serve more customers faster

The Cardsave Portable IWL252 credit and debit card processing machine is the ultimate wireless “pay-at-table” terminal, providing you with real mobility for payment within a location particularly where traditional connectivity is costly or prohibitive.

Our portable option enables you to take payment from your customers within your premises without them having to come to the counter – popular for hospitality and other at table payment services. Incorporating the most advanced technology and efficient power management, it has an operational capacity of more than a full day under the most intensive use conditions.

For “customer not present” card transactions, this portable credit card terminal also provides a great option for processing Mail Order and Telephone Order payments from your customers. Multiple connectivity options assures a faster, more convenient and more reliable transaction every time.

Convinience for you and your Customers
Ideal for the retail and hospitality environment, user applications like restaurants and transactions where customers are not available on the premises – our portable card machine makes payment much more convenient for you and your customers.

Latest Security Standards
This fully Chip & PIN compliant and PCI PED certified credit card processing machine provides complete flexibility for the user combined with high security Bluetooth technology, allowing fast online authorisation of all credit and debit card transactions.

CardSave Portable Credit Card Machine (IWL252)

  • Brings real pocket-sized mobility to on-the-go payment applications
  • Easy to use, fast and reliable to operate
  • Uses a Bluetooth radio link to make mobile transactions possible
  • Easy self installation – just plug in and follow simple prompts
  • Built with Telium2 dual processor technology for fast transactions
  • Supports the latest secure Chip & PIN entry card technology
  • Accepts all major credit, debit and charge cards
  • All transactions automatically seek online authorisation in seconds
  • High-end consumer facing interface for easy PIN entry
  • Keypad includes 15 large keys including 7 dedicated function keys
  • Long, slightly curved, card swipe slot provides optimal card reading
  • Terminal has a clear line of sight range of up to 200 metres (660 ft)
  • Fast receipt printing for quick transactions – up to 30 lines per second
  • Long life Li-Ion rechargeable battery charge lasts a full working day
  • Effortless use in any environment thanks to perfect display readability
  • Large colour screen display option enables merchant messaging
  • Can be integrated into a local Ethernet network
  • Reduced setup costs – multiple handsets can connect to a single base
  • Opportunity to deliver new affinity services for revenue generation

Cardsave credit card machines are equipped with Address Verification Services (AVS) and Cardholder Security Code (CSC) technologies in the fight to combat fraud with customer not present transactions.

Technical Specification


Type ARM 9 & ARM 7


32MB RAM / 128MB Flash

Card readers

Smart card 1 Magnetic stripe Contactless option


Transmissive TFT-LCD Colour QVGA 320x240 pixels 4096 colours Screen size 2.81

Terminal connectivity

Wireless Bluetooth to base & then dial up or Broadband (Ethernet)


Backlit operational keys 15 Navigation keys 7



Thermal printer

Speed in lines/second 30lps Paper roll cage 40mm

Power Supply

Terminal / base 5V 1A


Li-lon 2050mAh

Terminal size (mm) & weight (g)

40mm paper roll option L165x78xH54mm – 300g


Modem Charger + Dial-up Modem + Ethernet 10/100 Base


Operating temperature +5 to +45C Storage temperature -20 to +55C Relative humidity non condensing 85% HR at + 40C


Online & Offline PCI PTS 2.x

02035 190023 Call Cardsave FREE from UK landlines EXISTING CUSTOMERS CALL 0844 209 1500
How would you like to take card payments?
"One word to describe the service at Cardsave – exceptional. The TSM we met was 10/10 in all departments and helped us every step of the way through prices benefits and deals; making it that much easier to switch from our current provider to them. We requested 3 terminals and I loved that the TSM made that extra effort to come down on delivery day to check that they were properly installed."
Lauren - City Barn Pet Boutique
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