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VAL100’s Design

The VAL100 On-board Validator is designed for use in a variety of public transportation automatic fare collection systems.

It combines a proven multimedia ticket reader with an open architecture Linux computer to create a mobile ticket validation solution when combined with third party software.

Powerful Validation

The validator combines barcode and NFC/RFID reading functionality to provide a single point of presentation for tickets and travel passes – whether presented on a paper ticket, smartcard or mobile phone.


Detail of VAL100 Ticket Reader: Top


Contactless EMV Payments

The VAL100, when fitted with the TripTick ATR220, is available with EMV Level 2 certification, allowing for applications where contactless payments are required. It offers PCI and SRED compliance for contactless payments using VISA, MasterCard, AMEX, JCB and Discover payment schemes. Click here to see the ATR220 certification To visit the PCI website click here

Easy Connections, Clear Display

The VAL100 can be connected via RS232 or Ethernet or optionally may be used wirelessly through a mobile network.

The device features a bright, clear, 480 x 272 high resolution display with software adjustable illumination. An ambient light sensor is also fitted allowing for automated brightness adjustment.


Detail of VAL100 Ticket Reader: Reading Window



  • Buses
  • Coaches
  • Trams & Light Rail
  • Metro

Device Features

Connection type

  • Ethernet Ethernet
  • RS232 RS232
  • Wi-Fi Wi-Fi
  • Cellular Cellular


  • cEMV cEMV *
  • Barcode Barcode
* Optional

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General Public Use

Robust design for long-term front-line use


Single point of presentation for barcodes, NFC/RFID tickets and contactless payments

User Feedback

LED and audio feedback to enhance passenger experience

Easy Read

Large, clear 480 x 272 TFT LCD colour screen

Contactless Payments

Integrated EMV L2 Payment Kernels with Level 2 Certification (VISA, MasterCard, AMEX, JCB, Discover)

Any Media

Unique, optimised focal distance improves reading performance

Simple Installation

Pole mount kit with quick release mechanism for easy access & option for platform installation available

Software Integration

Linux computer with a variety of peripheral hardware for integration with a wide range of ticket validation software

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