Chipper™ OTA

Superior chip reading platform with end-to-end data encryption technology

Chipper™ OTA – Compact magstripe & EMV card reader combines leading reliability and affordability in a single advanced mPOS device. This unit is suitable for diverse applications and industries that value mobility and convenience.

Facilitates secure and easy payment transactions

Chipper™ OTA provides a superior chip reading platform with end-to-end data encryption technology, for safe and reliable mobile payments anytime, anywhere. It ts in your pocket and is ready to go wherever you need a reliable and secure mPOS solution and supports over-the-air firmware and key injection updates, which reduces complexity and
boosts ease of use.

Inegrated micro USB port

Patended Technology

Chipper™ OTA Specifications


  • EMV chip card reader (ISO7816 compliant class A, B, C card)
  • Magnetic Stripe Card Reader Dual tracks (track 1 & 2)
  • Over-the-air firmware update
  • Over-the-air key update

Communication Interface

3.5mm audio jack, Micro USB


Reset button


Unplug detection

Power & Battery

Lithium polymer rechargeable battery 125mAh, 3.7V


Via Micro USB


LED status indicator

Light Indicator

Green light on: Battery fully charged
Green light flashing: During transaction
Red light on: Battery charging
Red light flashing: Operating at low battery

Key Management


Encryption Algorithm


Firmware Update

Supported by audio, over-the-air and USB, store in serial flash

Swipe Speed

15cm – 100cm/sec

Battery Life

100 EMV transactions, or 100 magnetic card swipe transactions for one fully charge

Support Operation Systems

  • Android 2.1 or above
  • iOS 6.0 or above
  • Windows Phone 8 or above
  • Microsoft Windows

Operating Temperature

0℃ – 45℃

Operating Humidity

Maximum 95%

Storage Temperature

-20℃ – 55℃

Storage Humidity

Maximum 95%


  • EMV Contact L1 & L2
  • VISA Ready
  • MasterCard TQM
  • MasterCard Mobile POS
  • PBOC 3.0 L1 & L2
  • FCC, CE, RoHS


ESD 4k / 8k

Dimensions & Weight

* Please check with your BBPOS Representative for the latest certification status.