Magnetic Stripe

A magnetic stripe reader is a device that scans the info encoded in the magnetic stripe of the plastic card. The stripe of the card may include such information as access privileges, account numbers, or other details of the cardholder.

See more information below...

magnetic stripe

Magnetic Stripe

  • Showing 1-24 of 307 results

Magnetic Stripe Products List

Sort by:

Magnetic stripe readers are suitable for most ID software programs. These devices read the data stored on high-coercivity (HiCo) magnetic stripes or low-coercivity (LoCo) magnetic stripes.

There are two major types of magnetic stripe readers:

A Credit card swiper - cards are swiped through the reader;

A Contactless card reader - uses NFC technology to provide contactless payment. 

When you are looking for a magnetic stripe reader, it is important to consider what data capture device is needed for your organization.