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magnetic stripe

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(Electronics) (across the back of various types of cheque card, credit card, etc) a dark stripe of magnetic material consisting of several tracks onto which information may be coded and which may be read or written to electronically
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Noun1.magnetic stripe - a short strip of magnetic tape attached to a credit card or debit cardmagnetic stripe - a short strip of magnetic tape attached to a credit card or debit card; it contains data that will tell a reading device who you are and what your account number is, etc.
mag tape, magnetic tape, tape - memory device consisting of a long thin plastic strip coated with iron oxide; used to record audio or video signals or to store computer information; "he took along a dozen tapes to record the interview"
charge card, charge plate, credit card, plastic - a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered; "do you take plastic?"
debit card - a card (usually plastic) that enables the holder to withdraw money or to have the cost of purchases charged directly to the holder's bank account
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The chips on many EMV cards contain a security component called an integrated circuit card verification value that protects against copying magnetic stripe data from the chip.
com/research/9jh5pf/global_magnetic) has announced the addition of the "Global Magnetic Stripe Industry Report 2015" report to their offering.
Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), today launched two new mobile card readers with audio-jack interface: the ACR32 MobileMate, a magnetic stripe and contact smart card reader, and the ACR35 NFC MobileMate, a magnetic stripe card and NFC tag reader.
Magnetic stripe cards could soon exit China as the government has made it mandatory for banks to issue chip cards from 2015.
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Magnetic stripe encoding and an E-card docking station will be available on both models as either factory-installed or field-upgradeable options.
Dorado 230 and 240 Combination/Transition card readers from HID of Irvine, California, support both magnetic stripe and proximity card technologies.
The "KU Card," as it was dubbed, was embedded with a microchip as well as the traditional magnetic stripe, and it offered functionality far superior to anything school administrators had seen before.
an innovator in next-generation payment cards, today revealed it has executed multiple volume agreements with card issuers to launch its next-generation magnetic stripe products within the United States.
com adds 2015 Deep Research Report on Global Magnetic Stripe Industry of 139 pages to the electronics market intelligence and research collection of its online data library.
For added functionality, units featuring this option will also have an ISO magnetic stripe encoder.
The Electronic Stripe[TM] can be read at any existing point-of-sale (POS) magnetic stripe reader.