Hardware prices vary even more. Several companies require the use of their own hardware, others give each customer the option. Be careful of free hardware offers; many of these come with long-term subscriptions to high credit card processing fees or hiked SaaS subscription prices down the road.
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KORONA offers hardware for sale or leasing options, but our software is compatible with most current hardware options. Whether you purchase hardware from KORONA or have your own, the monthly subscription fees will remain unchanged and you’ll never be bound by a contract.
More rudimentary POS hardware options will cost $400-$500, while advanced systems can run as high as $2,000. High volume receipt printers generally range from $150-$300 and credit card machines from $100-200. Whatever option is best for you, make sure it doesn’t come with any hidden fees or subscriptions down the road.