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Bringing payments to the customer

Genius Handheld gets sales associates out from behind the counter and on to the shop floor, helping customers and closing sales. From line busting to in-aisle checkout, you’re able to deliver a more personal and consultative in-store experience.

Use in-aisle linked to a mobile POS or loaded with a POS application

Cloud-based and Wi-Fi enabled to make setup and support simple

Improve customer experience and increase business efficiency

Easy integration via Genius API

Genius Handheld Features

  • 1 EMV / chip card enabled
  • 2 NFC / contactless enabled for digital wallets
  • 3 4-inch WVGA touchscreen display with 480 x 800 resolution
  • 4 Digital signature capture
  • 5 Secure manual / key entry PIN pad
  • 6 Magstripe swipe / reader
  • 7 Bar code scanner (coming soon)
Jordan McKee Senior Analyst, Mobile Payments at 451 Research

"Integrated with payments, mobile POS is driving a fundamental re-imagining of the role of point of sale. Releasing employees from the cash wrap fosters an improved customer experience with productivity enhancements and operational efficiencies as sales associates become more versatile. The result is a more dynamic and consultative approach to selling."


As part of the Genius family, Genius Handheld has the same great DNA


Delivers automatic updates via the cloud to every device


Keeps sensitive cardholder data off the POS and merchant systems

Feature Rich

Provides a wide array of features to help optimize your business


Cloud-based Payments Effortless updates with the cloud

Genius is cloud-based so new payment types, regulatory changes, industry updates and feature enhancements are seamlessly delivered to every device. That means no new code to write, no hardware to adjust, no hassles – no headaches.

Security & Fraud Prevention Keep cardholders' information confidential by never storing their data

Data breaches can happen anytime, anywhere. So take the first preventive step with Genius’ hacker-fighting technology. As a customer facing, EMV enabled solution, Genius utilizes tokenization and encryption to ensure customers' card data is safe, reducing the chance of security risks and fraud.

Multi-channel, Multi-location Tokens

Converts sensitive information to a token – merchants never handle customer data throughout online, in-store, and mobile transactions.

P2P Encryption

As soon as the credit card is swiped, confidential data is converted to indecipherable code for an added level of security.

Level 1 PCI Compliant

We are compliant to the highest levels of PCI and offer PCI support services (ControlScan and ASV)

Features Here's the Bells & Whistles

Process All Payment Types

Credit, debit, chip cards, gift cards, EBT, mobile payments and industry-specific payment types like HSA and FSA cards

Line-Item Display

See as you scan for transparent transactions

Swipe Anytime

Speed up transaction times

Digital Signature Capture

Increase efficiency, reduce costs and improve chargeback handling by digitally capturing and storing customer signatures

Counter Tip

Let customers show appreciation for your employees

FSA/HSA & SEGIS Certified

Accepts health care spending accounts and supports SIGIS eligible purchase validation

Cash Back

One-stop convenience for customers

Card Vault

Securely store card data to enable recurring billing, customer auto-reorder purchases and more. With Account Updater, payment credentials are validated and updated automatically

Gift and Loyalty

Use deals and incentives to cultivate loyalty. From points to offers, we can help you make casual customers into frequent shoppers


Track customer behavior across channels and across stores – how recently they last shopped, how frequently, how much they spend and in which channels

Remote Updates

Receive automatic updates via the cloud to every device – no new code to write, no hardware to adjust, no hassles

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