Active Key AK-189 66 Key POS Keyboard with MSR Reader & Key Lock Details

POS Keyboards with MSR Readers, offering long lasting durability. Suitable for Point of Sale & payment applications.

Active Key Point of Sale Keyboards feature an MSR Reader & Key Lock. With 66 programmable keys to support multi-country code settings & programs.

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

Active Key AK-189 POS Keyboards provide a true keyboard wedge function, in a range of language layouts.


The Active Key AK-189/66 Keyboard Series is a highly reliable Point of Sale Keyboard. The internal metal plate for key fixation guaranties long lasting operation with ESD protection and allows easy replacement of damaged keys.

No application software is required with the Active Key POS Keyboard and the built in 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 data can be retained for no less than 100 years without battery. Offering a true keyboard wedge function with or without the normal keyboard connected to the computer, complete with an integrated 6 position key lock.


66 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 1.5 and 2 x 1.5 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: 364mm x  163mm x  45mm
Weight: 1,0 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/66

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