The payleven Chip and PIN card reader connects via Bluetooth to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. It instantly allows you to accept card payments anytime and anywhere. payleven is affordable and completely pay as you go – with no monthly rental fees, minimum turnover requirements or long-term contracts. It simply charges a 2.75 percent fee per transaction, with no hidden charges or extras.
It’s also quick and easy to set up. You simply purchase your Chip and PIN card reader, register an account online with payleven and link your card reader with your account. Both private individuals and businesses can register and there is no complex paperwork. You don't need a merchant account and accepting card payments is quick and easy.
The card reader works anywhere that has 3G or WiFi coverage and is lightweight, robust and pocket-sized. The battery lasts for 150 transactions or 10 days on standby and is easily rechargeable via micro-USB. It accepts all VISA, MasterCard and Diners Club debit and credit cards. Payments are settled weekly direct to your bank account and monthly transaction invoices are emailed to you. The free payleven app (available from the App Store) provides lots of extra functionality, including transaction records, refunds and email or printed receipts.
- Accepts all VISA and Mastercard debit and credit cards
- Completely pay-as-you-go, with no monthly rental or contract
- Flat 2.75 percent fee per transaction
- Fully mobile (via 3G or WiFi)
- Easy online setup
- Plug and play Bluetooth connectivity
- Fully secure – with EMV/PCI compliance and full end-to-end data encryption
- Free payleven app includes additional functionality (available for download from the App Store)
Did you notice?The payleven card reader is fully mobile – it will work anywhere with 3G or WiFi connectivity.
Apple Recommends ForWirelessly accepting secure Chip and PIN card payments wherever your place of business with just your iOS device.
What's in the Box?
- payleven Chip and PIN Card Reader
- USB Charging Cable
- Instruction Manual
- Height: 18 mm/0.71 in.
- Width: 67 mm/2.64 in.
- Weight: 118 g
- Length: 97 mm/3.82 in.
- UPC or EAN No.: 5060350030008
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payleven: mobile card payments
START TO ACCEPT CARD PAYMENTS NOW!
payleven changes the world of mobile payments; it turns your smartphone or tablet into a mobile card reader. Are you a small or mid-sized business owner? Give your customers the freedom to pay as they like.
With payleven’s Chip & PIN device you can accept the most common credit and debit cards (VISA, Mastercard, Maestro, V-Pay and American Express) anytime and anywhere, paying a flexible fee of only 2.75%-1.50% per transaction. No monthly fees, no minimum revenue requirement, no contractual lock-in; payleven is 100% pay-as-you-go. Payleven Chip & PIN card reader meets the highest EMV & PCI security standards.
HOW CAN YOU START ACCEPT CARD PAYMENTS WITH PAYLEVEN?
It’s simple: download the app, register and order the payleven POS terminal!
The Chip & PIN reader will be sent to you by post immediately and you can quickly start taking card payments!
All the advantages of Chip & PIN at a glance:
▶ Acceptance of all card types
▶ Maximum security for end users via PIN confirmation
▶ Higher reliability in the reading process
▶ Payment within a few days directly to your bank account
▶ Customisable receipts via email
Besides Chip & PIN, Swipe & Sign technology is still available in selected countries as indicated in each country's website. You can find an overview here: www.payleven.com
Currently payleven operates with all of the latest Apple iOS Smartphones (3GS, 4, 4S,
5, 5C, 5S, 6, 6 Plus) as well as all iPads and iPod Touch with the software version 6.0 and higher.
For more information please visit our website www.payleven.co.uk or get in contact
with us via email or phone.
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Ratings & Reviews
Started using for my weekend sales at local market where I run a small craft work stall, super useful to take card payments and re Started using for my weekend sales at local market where I run a small craft work stall, super useful to take card payments and really easy to set up. So far so good, would recommend …
- Written by Gael M from London
52 of 57 people found this useful
Great for independent tradesmen
I'm a plumber in South London. I bought this card reader at the apple store on a Thursday morning, by Thursday afternoon I had tak I'm a plumber in South London. I bought this card reader at the apple store on a Thursday morning, by Thursday afternoon I had taken my first card payment. The set up and registration is easy and customers love to be able to pay by card rather than in cash for big jobs.
The best thing for me is never having to worry about a cheque bouncing again! …
- Written by Christopher A from London
48 of 51 people found this useful
great gadget for small business
first of many I've no doubt but it does what it says and works!
Customers love it!
so easy to use with Ipad & Iphone
- Written by Ian M from Banbury
45 of 51 people found this useful
Cannot stay connected to my phone
I have to re-pair it via blue tooth each time I want to take a transaction. The problem with the device is that it does not mainta I have to re-pair it via blue tooth each time I want to take a transaction. The problem with the device is that it does not maintain a bluetooth connection once it goes to sleep.
Essentially useless if your customer becomes impatient and walks out the door …
- Written by Joe M from Lydney
0 of 1 people found this useful
Great product - couldn't fault it
Since setting up my own handmade candle business, my sales have greatly improved with the ability to take card payments. Great cus Since setting up my own handmade candle business, my sales have greatly improved with the ability to take card payments. Great customer service and love the mobile nature of the device. Would definitely recommend. …
- Written by William H from wells
3 of 3 people found this useful
DO NOT BUY!!!
I purchased this device because I trusted Apple. Set up was very easy, customer support very helpful, using it was straight forwar I purchased this device because I trusted Apple. Set up was very easy, customer support very helpful, using it was straight forward and then I don't ever receive any of my money. Like other customers they have all my details and they are all correct. Worryingly they now have copies of my bank statements because their bank said they have paid me. After investigation it seems this is normal practice. Have a look at the posts on their Facebook page. It seems this is a big con! …
- Written by Neil P from Glasgow
7 of 11 people found this useful
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
HOW DO I GIVE CUSTOMER RECIPTS
- Asked by Sarah T
You can send the receipt to the customer via email after the transaction has gon Yes, absolutely!
You can send the receipt to the customer via email after the transaction has gone through or alternatively you could print it out via a wireless bluetooth printer (payleven is integrated with a couple of them, like Bixolon for example). …
- Answered by Liis R
Can I use this to put a hold on a credit card?
- Asked by Conor M
Unfortunately it is not possible to do that with a payleven device at the moment. Payleven Conor,
Unfortunately it is not possible to do that with a payleven device at the moment. Payleven can be used to take face-to-face payments from the clients. …
- Answered by Liis R
payleven runs identity checks, which means the information given in the application is check Barry,
payleven runs identity checks, which means the information given in the application is checked against electronic databases. If no match is found, electronic copies might be needed. …
- Answered by Liis R
Will it accept American Express?
- Asked by Timothy T from Lostwithiel
It does not currently accept Amex but will do shortly.
- Answered by Ian M
Does this reader accept American Express Cards now?
- Asked by Harry B from Colchester