Active Key AK-189 112 Key POS Keyboard with MSR Reader & Key Lock Details

Ideal for consumer based industries the POS Keyboard & MSR Reader is suitable for Point of Sale & payment applications.

The Active Key POS Keyboard with MSR Reader & Key Lock features 112 programmable keys.

• ISO 7812
• 50 Million Actuations
• Multilevel Programming
• Magnetic Stripe Reader Keyboard

Active Key AK-189 POS Keyboards support multi-country code with various programmable settings, with long lasting durability.


The Active Key AK-189/112 Keyboards are high quality, high reliable Point of Sale Keyboards. Featuring an internal metal plate for key fixation guaranties long lasting operation with ESD protection, allowing easy replacement of damaged keys.

No application software is required with the Active Key POS Keybaord 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 stored data can be retained for no less than 100 years without battery.

The Active Key AK-189 Keyboard provides a true keyboard wedge function with or without the normal keyboard connected to the computer. Complete with an integrated 6 position key lock, suitable for a range of applications.


112 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: 359mm x  201mm x  46mm
Weight: 1,4 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/112

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

(*For other country versions please contact us on: 01524 770 777)