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Introducing Tidal Smart Terminal. The world's smartest terminal

The first terminal you'll love. Powered by Poynt.

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Say hello to the world's first smart terminal

Poynt Smart Terminal

The last terminal you'll ever need. Meet the new, sleek smart terminal powered by Poynt.

A new way to do business.

The Tidal Smart Terminal lets you leverage the latest in payment technology, to manage your business like never before. Features like a built-in printer, hybrid card reader, and multiple connectivity options provide your business with the flexibility you require, at a price you can appreciate.

  • Future proof

    The Tidal Smart Terminal can handle whatever you throw at it — EMV, NFC Payments, Apple Pay, Android Pay, and even QR code support.

  • Secure

    We take security seriously, which is why we support end-to-end encryption of all cardholder data.

  • Connected

    Stay in touch via wi-fi, ethernet, and hotspot connections with our unique software.

Let your customers pay their favorite way

Poynt Smart Terminal Customer Facing Apple Pay and Android Pay

+ Loyalty programs, gift cards, QR and more

Don’t restrict their options. The Tidal Smart Terminal supports Apple Pay, Android Pay, EMV, and Magstripe.

Redefining service.

The Tidal Smart Terminal is changing how businesses interact with customers. Our devices are designed with customers in mind — representing the perfect blend of user experience and modern design. With compatibility for the majority of existing systems, getting started is easy.

  • Seamless mobile interaction

    Take the Tidal Smart Terminal where your customers need it with up to 8 hours of wireless battery life. It’s a mobile world, and your business should reflect that.

  • Receipts their way

    Customers aren’t all the same. Let them choose to receive an electronic email receipt or a physical copy direct from the Tidal Smart Terminal.

  • Two screens. All business

    One touchscreen for your customers. One touchscreen for your employees. And with a dual Magstripe/Chip payment slot, there’s never any confusion. Paying is as quick as it is smooth.

Manage your business. Anytime. Anywhere.

There’s no time to waste. With Tidal Smart Terminal’s built-in software and mobile app, you can quickly and securely perform a variety of business operations from anywhere in the world.

  • Mobile insights

    See everything about your terminal anywhere, anytime. View orders, add new products, check receipts, issue refunds, and even settle for any of your stores in real-time.

  • Instant messaging

    Time isn’t always on your side. Easily send your employees messages or alert them of upcoming promotions in an instant.

  • Remote lock

    Lost or stolen terminal? You can lock your terminal instantaneously to prevent unauthorized transactions.

Built-in apps

Native applications to help you hit the ground running

  • Homebase

    Employees can clock in and out of their shifts; merchants can manage employee schedules and timecards all on the Tidal Smart Terminal.

  • eThor

    Integrate your Tidal Smart Terminal with your restaurant POS to offer a seamless pay-at-table experience with EMV compliance.

  • Lightning

    Lightning Register is a powerful, but easy-to-use POS app, with advanced sales reporting and the ability to keep your accounting in sync with QuickBooks.

  • SageService

    Create and manage your gift card program with Sage’s Gift Card app. Issue cards, transfer balances, and check balances all from your Tidal Smart Terminal.

  • Apptizer

    Merchants can create an order-ahead app for their business in minutes. All mobile orders pop up right on the Tidal Smart Terminal, where they can be fulfilled.

Support for external peripherals

Connect all the devices you need to run your business successfully.

  • Network and USB printers

  • Cash drawers

  • Barcode scanners

Poynt Smart Terminal


Originally: $499

24/7 US-based tech support

Apple Pay & Android Pay support

3rd party peripheral support

Free training demo

Included base station and charger

24/7/365 US-based technical support and troubleshooting

Never miss a payment when you're experiencing technical difficulties with your terminal. Our support team is available for support 24-hours a day, 7-days a week all year, and our remote access capabilities means we can fix any problems quickly and efficiently.

Questions about The Tidal Smart Terminal?

Join a whole new world of smart businesses using Tidal. Reserve a demo with our merchant solutions specialists today.

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