POS Hardware

POS Hardware: Payments Innovation, Vendor Analysis & Market Forecasts 2019-2024

Juniper Research’s latest POS Hardware trends research provides an extensive, independent assessment of the hardware segment in the POS market; offering comprehensive market projections and insightful trend analysis.

The research provides a detailed assessment of how new approaches are being used in the POS space, including analysis of the deployment of biometric-equipped devices and the expansion of mPOS adoption. It also analyses key trends and constraints in payment hardware, with a particular focus on best practices for POS hardware deployment.

The research covers:
  • Dedicated POS (Static & Portable Terminals)
  • Contactless POS Terminals
  • mPOS Terminals
  • Biometric-enabled POS Terminals


Key Features

  • Market Analysis: Provides an extensive evaluation of the POS ecosystem; analysing the current market status across key POS segments:
    • Dedicated POS (including Static & Portable Terminals)
    • Contactless POS Terminals
    • mPOS Terminals
    • Biometric-enabled POS Terminals
  • Juniper Research Leaderboard: 16 leading POS vendors compared, scored and positioned on the Juniper Research Leaderboard:
    • bbpos
    • Castles Technology
    • Dspread
    • Equinox Payments
    • First Data
    • Ingenico
    • mSwipe
    • Newland Payment Technology
    • NEXGO
    • PAX Technology
    • PayPal
    • Sage Pay
    • Spire Payments
    • Square
    • Verifone
    • Worldline
  • Benchmark Industry Forecasts: POS device and transaction forecasts, including volume and value projections.

Key Questions

  1. Who are the key vendors disrupting the POS market?
  2. What are the most compelling POS types in which markets?
  3. What are the opportunities for stakeholders in emerging markets?
  4. What are the growth prospects for the use of mPOS terminals over the next 5 years?
  5. What are the global drivers for contactless POS terminal deployments over the next 5 years?

Companies Referenced

Interviewed: Fiserv.
Case Studied: Cielo, SFT.
Included in Juniper Leaderboard: BBPOS, Castles Technology, Dspread, Equinox Payments, Fiserv, Ingenico, Mswipe, Newland Payment Technology, NEXGO, PAX Technology, PayPal, Sage Pay, Spire Payments, Square, Verifone, Worldline.
Mentioned: ACCEO Solutions, ADEO, Adequare, ADP, Airbnb, Airlink, Alibaba, American Express, Apax Partners, Apple, Axis Bank, Bambora, Bank Liberty, Bank of America, Bank of Cyprus, Bank of Scotland, Barclays Merchant Services, BBVA, BigCommerce, BIS (Bank for International Settlements), BitPay, Braintree, BRD, BS Payone, Bundesbank, Business Correspondent Federation of India, Capital One, CardConnect, Cardnet, Cassby, CCV, Central Bank, Central Bank of Nigeria, Charge Anywhere, Chase, China Investment Global Tracker, Citi, Clinicia, Clover, Coinbase, Coinify, Costa Coffee, Countr POS, Credorax, Criptohub, Cyclebit, Deutsche Bank, Digital River World Payments, Diners Card, Discover Financial Services, DishOut, eBay, Ecwid, Eloquent Labs, Entrees On-Trays, ePaisa, EPC (European Payments Council), equensWorldline, Ernst & Young, Euroconex, European Central Bank, European Commission, ExaDigm, Expedia, First Data, First Data Baltics, Francisco Partners, GoDaddy Online Store, GoFrugal, GoFundMe, Google, Gusto, Hi Sun Group, Homebase, HSBC, Humble Bundle, Huntington, Hyperwallet, Intuit, Intution, Invensys, iZettle, JCB International, JLpay, KeyBank, Klarna, Kwang Woo, LISNR, Lloyds, Logic ERP, Logosoft, Magento, Marconi, Mastercard, McDonalds, Metro Rio, Miaxis Biometrics, MindBody, Mountain America Credit Union, MRL Posnet, Mventry, NatWest, NBS Payment Solutions, NCR, Nepting, New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Newegg, NewNet, nGO, OpenCart, PagSeguro, Paydiant, Paymark, Payneteasy, PCI (Payment Card Industry) Security Standards Council, People’s Bank of China, Perka, Pymnts, Quick Pay, Ratnakar Bank, ReceiptHero, Reliance Industries, Reserve Bank of India, Retailware, Rupay, Samsung, Santander, SARB (South African Reserve Bank), Servus, Shopify, ShoppingGives, ShopWare, ShopWired, Simility, Singapore Land Transport Authority, SNCF, Spectris, SPS (SIX Payment Services), Staley Credit Union, Stone, Stripe, SumUp, Suntrust, SUZOHAPP, Telpo, Tencent, The Sage Group, TIO Networks, Tokyo Centre for Economic Research, Tonglian, Translink, Transport for London, UnionPay, Uzzo, Vend, Venmo, Visa, Vivawallet, WeChat Pay, Weebly, Wells Fargo, Wix, Woo Commerce, Worldpay, WP EasyCart, X-Cart, Xenturion, Xero, Xoom, Zemen, Zen Cart.

Data & Interactive Forecast

Juniper Research’s POS Hardware forecast suite includes:
  • Country-level data splits for:
    • Brazil
    • Canada
    • China
    • Denmark
    • Germany
    • India
    • Japan
    • Norway
    • Portugal
    • Spain
    • South Korea
    • Sweden
    • UK
    • US
    • Plus 8 key global regions
  • Forecasts for number of terminals in use, transaction volume and value, broken down by:
    • Dedicated POS
    • mPOS
    • Contactless POS
    • Biometric POS
  • Interactive Scenario tool allowing user the ability to manipulate Juniper Research’s data for 10 different metrics.
  • Access to the full set of forecast data of 62 tables and over 10,000 datapoints.
Juniper Research’s highly granular interactive Excels enable clients to manipulate Juniper Research’s forecast data and charts to test their own assumptions using the Interactive Scenario Tool, and compare select markets side by side in customised charts and tables. IFxls greatly increase clients’ ability to both understand a particular market and to integrate their own views into the model.

POS Hardware Reports


Full Research Suite

POS Hardware full research suite comprises:

  • POS Hardware PDF Report
  • POS Hardware Interactive Forecast Excel Data
  • 12 months' access to POS Hardware data updates in harvest - find out more


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Dec 2019




PDF & Excel Report

POS Hardware full research suite comprises:

  • POS Hardware PDF Report
  • POS Hardware Interactive Forecast Excel Data


Click here for more information and purchase options

Dec 2019




Research Details

Juniper Research
Susannah Hampton
Fintech & Payments
8 Key Regions - includes North America, Latin America, West Europe, Central & East Europe, Far East & China, Indian Subcontinent, Rest of Asia Pacific and Africa & Middle East
Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, India, Japan, South Korea, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, UK, USA