AK-189 78 Key POS Keyboard with MSR Reader & Key Lock Details

High quality POS Keyboard with MSR Reader, suitable for POS & payment applications - Ideal for consumer based industries.

The Active Key POS Keyboard with MSR Reader & Key Lock features 78 programmable keys. Supporting multi-country code settings, with various programmable settings.

• POS Keyboard
• Easy to Program
• ISO 7812
• 6 Position Lock

AK-189 78 Key POS Keyboard with MSR Reader provides a true keyboard wedge function, in a range of language layouts.


The Active Key AK-189/78 Keyboard is a high quality, reliable Point of Sale Keyboard. The internal metal plate for key fixation provides long lasting operation, ESD protection, and allows easy replacement of damaged keys.

No application software is required with the Active Key Ak-189//78 Keyboard and the Magnetic Stripe Reader complies with ISO 7812, IBM standards and American driving license. Designed to support multi country code settings, as well as programmable settings for header, terminator, separator, suffix and prefix.

The Active Key POS MSR Keyboards sata can be retained for no less than 100 years without battery. And provides a true keyboard wedge function with or without the normal keyboard connected to the computer, complete with an integrated 6 position key lock.


78 Programmable MX Keys
Internal metal plate for key fixation
Relegendable Keycaps
50 million actuations (individual key)
Keyboard wedge function
6 steps Key Lock
Built in Magnetic Stripe Reader
Comp. w ISO 7812, IBM standards
1 x 2 and 2 x 2 keys available
500,000 swipe cycles
Relegendable keycaps
Multi level programming


Keyboard Compatibility: All operating systems supporting standard PS/2 keyboard Temperature Range Storage: –40º C to + 60º or Operation 0º to + 50º
Supply Voltage|: 5 Volts via PS/2 interface
Dimensions: 290mm x  175mm x  50mm
Weight: 1,2 Kg
Interface: PS/2
Key Switch Technology: Mechanical MX keys with Gold Cross Point Contact Technology MSR Reader  Compliant Standards:  ISO 7812, IBM Standards, American Driving License  Card Swipe Speed: 10 to 100 cm/s
Swipe Cycles: > 500,000
Agency Approvals: CE, UL,  FC

Part#: AK-189-PxK6W-y/78

Identifier x = MSR:  12  = Track 1 and 2 123 = Track 1, 2 and 3
Identifier y = Color: B = Black W = White