Active Key AK-782A MICR Reader Keyboard with MSR and SCR Details

Magnetic Ink Character Recognition Keyboard with Magnetic Stripe Reader & Smart Card Reader is suitable for POS & payment applications.

The Active Key MICR Keyboard holds up to 3 tracks, offering optional key programmability with a selection of language layouts.

• POS Keyboard
• PS/2 or USB
• Reads E13-B/CMC-7
• Full Keyboard

Active Key AK-782A MICR Reader Keyboard with MSR and SCR is a great POS Keyboard, ideal for consumer based industries.


The Active Key AK-782A Keyboard is a robust MSR Keyboard with Smart Cart Reader, designed for POS and payment applications.  Compact in size, saving space at full desktop keyboard functionality is one of the key features of this Active Key Keyboard series. With an Integrated Magnetic Ink Character Recognition (MICR) reader, supporting E13-B and CMC-7 MICR Fonts. And the Integrated Magnetic Stripe Reader (MSR) provides up to 3 tracks.

The Active Key AK-782A MICR Reader Keyboard delivers the transmission of the MSR information via key stroke emulation. While the integrated SCM PC/SC compatible smart card reader is also available in USB versions, with optional programmability of all keys. The Storage of all settings and programmed keys are done in the keyboard and do not require any permanent software on the computer.


Motorized Magtek MICR Reader integrated
Reads E13-B MICR codes
Reads CMC-7 MICR codes
PS/2-RS232 and USB version available
1 000 000 Read Cycles
Integrated SCM Smart Card Reader
PC/SC compatible
Keyboard compatible to AK-780
Up to 3 track MSR reader


Compatibility Standard: PS/2 or USB keyboard
Temperature Range: Storage –20º to + 60º C or Operation 0º to + 50º C
Key Travel: 4 mm +- 0.5 mm
Key Switch Technology: Sealed membrane with cross guiding stamp, > 20 million operations
MICR (Magnetic Ink Character Recognition) Reader Fonts: E13-B, CMC-7
Power Supply: External
Interface: RS232 or USB (Serial Port Emulation)
Magnetic Stripe Reader Compatibility: ISO 7812, IBM Standards, American drivers license
Read Performance: 10 to 100 cm/s (all 3 tracks)
Agency Approvals: CE

Part# system: AK-782A-iwx-y/z   (Identifier i, w, x, y, z see below)

i = Interface: P = PS/2 – RS232 U = USB

w = MSR tracks installed: 12 = Track 1 and 2 or 123 = Track 1, 2 and 3

Identifier x = programmability of keys: W = yes

y = Color: B = Black

z  = Country Version: US = US International   GE = German  SP = Spanish               
FR = French  UK = UK English  IT   = Italian