Lightspeed Kounta POS is designed to be flexible and compatible with a wide range of hardware systems, it is compatible with iPad, iPhone, iPod, Android devices as well as Windows and Apple Computers. Whether you are starting from scratch or looking to repurpose your existing hardware, below are detailed recommendations and instructions on how to get everything to just work.
Recommended POS Bundle
Whether you're stationing your POS on a counter or zig-zagging through the restaurant with your iPad, this hardware bundle is made to keep up with you, no matter how busy it gets.
- Apple iPad, best to go for the latest models available:
- Standard size: iPad 7th Generation
- Something smaller: iPad Mini 6th Generation
- For a larger device: iPad Pro 4th Generation
- Epson M30 thermal receipt printer with Ethernet & Bluetooth
- Secure and powered iPad stand that charges your iPad
- Any additional printers, iPads and accessories to suit your needs
Compatible Apple POS hardware
For iOS devices made by Apple we recommend using devices that meet these specifications
- iPad Mini 4 (2015) or newer
- iPad Air 2 (2014) or newer
- iPad Pro (2015) or newer
iOS 11 is the oldest supported software. If your device is older than listed or running an older version of iOS, we recommend updating or replacing your devices to avoid stability issues.
Compatible Android POS hardware
For Android devices we recommend using devices that meet these specifications
- Minimum 5" screen
- 2GB+ RAM
- Quad-core 1.4Ghz Processor or faster (ARM-based chipset, Intel devices not yet supported)
Android 8 is the oldest supported software. If your device is older than listed or running an older version of Android, we recommend updating or replacing your devices to avoid stability issues.
For help on device set-up - please click here
Recommended Epson printers
- TM-M30 Ethernet
- TM-T82II Ethernet (affordable version)
- TM-T82III Ethernet
- TM-T82IIIL Ethernet
- TM-T20 Ethernet
- TM-T70 Ethernet
- TM-T88V Ethernet
- TM-T88VI Ethernet
- U220 Ethernet Impact Printer (robust impact printer, great for dockets over a hot grill)
- Epson Intelligent printers - TM-T88V-i, TM-T82II-i, TM-T70-i
Recommended Star printers (only work with iOS devices)
- TSP-100 Ethernet
- TSP-654 Ethernet
For help on printer set-up, please click here
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