The vast array of improvements from its predecessor (the VX 510 model) recommends the Verifone VX 520 terminal system as the perfect credit card machine for high end retailers who value performance, upgradeability and virtually limitless options.
Flexible and dependable, the VX 520 is unmatched in terms of performance and it is able to effortlessly adapt to the demands of the most challenging business environments.
The Verifone VX 520 minimizes operating expenditures and generates continuing revenues
Retailers that were previously utilizing older Verifone terminal models stand to gain the most from upgrading to the VX 520, as the device is backwards compatible. The requirement to modify the existing infrastructure and/or retrain the staff utilizing the terminal becomes a non-issue.
The plethora of functions imbedded in the VX 520 hardware platform guarantees high usability and replaces a number of other readers mandatory in retail. The software platform of the device – the VX Evolution – is relatively new and runs on the time tested Verix OS, so the risks of failure are negligible.
Featuring 160 Megabytes of memory for storing various retail applications, the VX 520 can be upgraded to 500 Megabytes. The direct consequence consists of the ability to continuously upgrade the physical platform to account for growing demand without being forced to switch to a newer model.
The extensive memory space encourages retailers to install nonpayment-specific applications like:
- Rewards programs
- Discounts and promotions
- Loyalty programs
The standard internet connection protocol of the VX 520 is a 52 kbps modem, but optionally it can come equipped with:
- GPRS quad band connections
Electing to invest in a VX 520 with a battery eliminates potential mobility concerns, permitting retailers to finalize transactions anywhere, anytime. This translates into a considerably larger number of successful sales.
Functionality benefits of the Verifone VX 520 terminal
A clutter-free register speaks volumes to your customers regarding the way you organize and manage your business. Thanks to the unique design of the VX 520 that incorporates all connections underneath, storefronts will maintain their register countertop free of unnecessary cables.
The backlit display and keyboard render the terminal usable in virtually all lighting conditions. With the battery powered model, retailers can even conduct transactions when the electricity goes out and the store is covered in darkness.
The 520 accommodates the following payment methods so that the number of various readers at the cash register is therefore significantly reduced:
- Credit cards (Discovery, American Express, MasterCard, and etc.)
- Contactless cards
- Debit cards
- Gift Cards
Nationwide Merchant Solutions invites all retail business owners in the Tri-state area to view a live demonstration of the Verifone VX 520’s in action and see the difference this device can make for their business.