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VersaKey, POS Keyboard w/MagStripe Reader
( IDKA Series )
VersaKey Specifications

The VersaKey features an enhanced MS Windows layout keyboard with a full featured MagStripe card reader. The keyboard layout provides separated function keys, control keys, curser keys, and a full numerical input keypad. There are also many country specific key layouts available. It comes in USB and PS2 Keyboard interfaces. VersaKey features the enhanced 105/106 keys layout maximizing the user’s productivity. The included MagStripe reader with
many country specific layouts provides added flexibility. Its integrated MagStripe reader is developed with configurability in mind. Reader output can be transformed to fit your specific application with the included configuration software, such as the format of the output or the selection of specific tracks on the ISO 7811 compliant cards.




  • Full-Function Keyboard & Card Reader

  • 3 or 2 Tracks Magnetic Strip Reader, full data editing capability

  • USB-Keyboard or PS/2 KB interface

  • Operating life exceeds 1,000,000 card swipes

  • 20,000,000 key strokes guaranteed

  • Single cable convenience between the keyboard and PC

  • Full-size standard Microsoft Keyboard layout with LED indicators

  • Plug-n-Play with Windows operation systems

  • Extra two-port USB hub for the USB version

  • Brazil, Japanese, Korean, and UK, keyboard layouts available



Interface PS/2 (keyboard) or USB Keyboard
Colour Beige or Black


Power Requirement +5.0 VDC 10%, 60ma Max
Industry Requirements FCC class B and CE


Operating Temperature 0C to 40C (32F to 104F)
Storage Temperature -20C to 40C (- 4F to 104F)
Drop 610 mm (24”) Drop: 1 corner, 2-sidelines, 3-sides
Vibration 60 Hz/sec 3 mm amplitude X,Y,Z each axis at 2 hours


Operating Life 10,000,000 keystrokes
ESD Immunity 0KV to 8 kV min, without data loss.
8KV to 15 kV min, will function after reset.
MTBF More than 60,000 hours


Keyswitch Total Travel: 4.0 + 0.5 mm.

Operating Force: 50 + 7g.

Size 469.9 mm (L) x 203.9 mm (W) x 42.8 mm (H).
18.5 inches (L) x 8.03 inches (W) x 1.69 inches (H)
Material High Impact PS, Meets flammability spec. UL94HB
Cable Jacket Material PVC jacket with Aluminum Shielding
Cable Length 1.5 M (5ft.) Overall

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