- Description -

Software Point of Sale (SoftPOS) is a software based solution, which transforms a regular smartphone/tablet into a contactless payment terminal. By utilizing a device's Near Field Communication (NFC) capabilities, SoftPOS enables customers to download an application (or use an existing one with SoftPOS SDK embedded), register with a bank, and then begin accepting payments from their customers, all without the need for specific payment solutions hardware. Transactions can then processed, authorized and reconciled over cellular networks.

- Products -

SoftPOS Applicaiton

Application component of the SoftPOS technology - branded with stc & customer brand - where the merchant can install it on their NFC-supported device to accept payments

FlavorPrice ( Inclusive of VAT )
ApplicationSAR 43.7/Device
SDKSAR 43.7/Device

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- How it works -

  • Register

    Register your organization with STC Cloud Cloud Marketplace

  • Add administator

    Add designated system administator

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- Support Channels Included -

Email Phone

- Supporting Documents -

SoftPOS App GuideEnglish1.7 MBDownload
Merchant Dashboard ManualEnglish789.9 KBDownload
Client/Bank Dashboard ManualEnglish966.9 KBDownload
SoftPOS SLAEnglish178.1 KBDownload
SoftPOS OverviewEnglish4.1 MBDownload

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- FAQ's -

When does billing start for a terminal?
For Banks, billing starts when a softPOS terminal makes the first connection when the merchant logs in into the stc SoftPOS application. For merchants, it is dependent on the agreement between the merchant and the bank.
How is the service activated/deactivated/suspended?
Activation details will be obtained from the bank. If the merchant wants to deactivate a terminal, they must contact the bank.
What is the difference between SoftPoS and the traditional Hardware POS?
Hardware POS only works on specific payment-supported devices and can be running Android or Linux. SoftPOS on the other hand, supports more devices that are typically non-payment, if they have an NFC capability and are running a compatible Android version.
Which devices are supported for SoftPOS?
Any android device running Android 10+ and has an NFC capability. iOS and other systems will be supported soon.
What is SoftPOS?
SoftPoS is a revolutionary new technology that allows merchants to accept card payments directly on their phone or NFC-supported devices without the need of any additional hardware. (Currently supports android OS).
Who are the targeted customers for SoftPOS service?
Acquiring banks offering SoftPOS technology to their MSME merchant customers.
Is the SoftPOS service using normal Data SIM (Internet SIM)?
Yes, SoftPOS service can run on any Data SIM or Wifi connection.
What type of SoftPOS service does stc offer?
stc currently offers SoftPOS application or SDK option.
Who can request SoftPoS Terminal from stc?
Banks can request to have the stc SoftPOS service. Merchants can request stc SoftPOS terminals from local banks only.

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