Professional hardware for your event

We're not only delivering first-class software, we're also happy to provide you with the hardware that you need to make perfect use of pretix on site, either by selling or renting you the required components. We're regualrly testing our apps with the hardware listed here in order to ensure perfect compatibility.

The global logistics and manufacturing issues for chips and other electronical parts influence the availability of our recommended hardware as well. We see almost daily changes to the availability of certain models. Please talk to our team about your requirements. So far we have found a solution for every customer, even if it sometimes means that we'll need to switch to a different model or manufacturer than listed on this page.

POS / box office

Rent hardware from us

You can rent high-quality products from our hardware pool. Depending on availability, different models will be used. All devices are in very good condition and will be tested by us before every delivery. On request, we'll deliver the hardware as a pre-configured system.

Calculate price for

2 event days
Cash register (e.g. tablet + receipt printer or register with integrated printer)
Ticket printer (LAN connection)
TSE (German fiscal device, microSD)
Router for LTE connection incl. 1 GB data (Germany only)

Android tablet for pretixPOS

At the heart of our cash register system there is always an Android-based tablet computer. There are multiple options ranging from cost-effective consumer tablets over devices with integrated receipt printers to high-end cash terminals with two displays.

Lenovo Tab M10 FHD Plus 2. Generation

10.3" display, camera, USB (Typ C), Bluetooth (BLE), WLAN (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), microSD Slot, 1920x1200 pixels, Octa-Core, RAM: 2GB, Flash: 32GB, Android 10, 5000mAh battery.
Compatible TSE: Swissbit TSE microSD

Tablet incl. charger

HP Engage One Essential POS

Intel Pentium 1,20 GHz, 4 GB RAM, 32GB ROM, 35.6 cm (14") touch screen, WLAN, Ethernet, NFC, Android 11 GMS, USB (2x Type A, 2x Type C)
Compatible TSE: Swissbit TSE USB

Base model (no customer display) incl. power unit
Model with 6.6" customer display
Model with 6.6" customer display + barcode scanner

Sunmi T2s lite

Touchscreen, capacitive, 39.6 cm (15.6"), resolution: 1920x1080 pixels, Qualcomm Octa Core, 2.2GHz, RAM: 4 GB, Flash: 64 GB, USB (5x), RS232, Bluetooth, Ethernet, Wi-Fi (802.11ac), audio, Micro SD-Slot, Android (9.0), incl.: power supply unit, power cable (EU)

Base model (no customer display) incl. power unit
Model with 10" customer display
Model with 15" customer display

Receipt printer (recommended)

In Germany, it's obligatory to issue receipts since 2020. Even though it's possible to do so digitally with pretixPOS, we recommend purchase of a receipt printer in order to have reliable and fast processes. For stationary use we recommend two well-known models by Epson (mostly differentiated by print speed). For mobile use, we offer a battery-powered mini printer with Bluetooth connection.


Direct thermal, 7 dots/mm (180 dpi), media width (max.): 58 mm, 80 mm, print width (max.): 72 mm, roll diameter (max.): 83mm, speed (max.): 500 mm/s, USB (type B), USB Host, RS232, Ethernet, ESC/POS, ePOS, incl.: power supply unit, power cable (EU), cable cover, paper width adapter, switch cover, order separately: interface cable, black

Eco receipt paper (gray, 80m), per roll
Receipt paper (white, 80m), per roll

Bixolon SPP-R200IIIplus

Mobile printer, direct thermal, resolution: 8 dots/mm (203 dpi), media width (max.): 58 mm, print width (max.): 48 mm, roll diameter (max.): 40mm, speed (max.): 90 mm/s, USB, RS232, Bluetooth (iOS), emulation: BXL/POS, RAM: 8 MB, Flash: 4 MB, incl.: power supply unit, power cable, belt clip, battery, 1200 mAh

Printer incl. charger
Eco receipt paper 57mm (gray, 15m), per roll
Receipt paper (white, 14m), per roll

Ticket printer (optional)

If you want to issue high-quality hardcopy tickets, you need a good ticket printer. This is not strictly required: if you need to save money, you can also print ticket codes on the receipt printer.

We only recommend ticket printers by Boca Systems. Boca is the world leader for thermal ticket printer since 1985 and in our experience their products surpass all others in quality and reliability. We recommend the classic "Boca Lemur" as well as their entry-level model for small to medium print volumes, Lemur-C. Many additional options (e.g. for building the printer into a desk) are available, just talk to us!

Boca Lemur

Direct thermal printer, adjustable width 50-101mm, resolution 200 dpi, USB, Ethernet, incl. power unit

Model with cutter
Model without cutter
Kit for desktop integration
Ticket paper 8"x3.25" neutral design (1000 tickets)
Ticket paper 8"x3.25" pretix design (1000 tickets)
Ticket paper custom design
on request

TSE (Germany)

Starting 2020-10-01, it is obligatory in Germany to use a "Technical Security Device" (TSE) in every cash register that is used to process cash or cash-like payments.

Cash drawer (optional)

Metapace K-1

Front opening, dimensions (WxHxD): 410x114x415mm, insert: 6 note compartments, 8 coin compartments, 1 receipt compartment, direct printer connection, RJ12, colour: black

Cash drawer black
Cash drawer white
Cash drawer glossy white
Cash drawer stainless steel

Metapace K-2

Front opening, dimensions (WxHxD): 330x101x330mm, insert: 4 note compartments (horizontal), 8 coin compartments, 1 receipt compartment, 3-pos. lock, direct printer connection, RJ12, colour: black

Cash drawer black
Cash drawer white

Card printer (optional)

A plastic card printer is useful for printing very durable tickets such as season passes.

Zebra ZC300

card printer, single sided card printing, thermal transfer (dye sublimation, 4-colour), 12 dots/mm (300 dpi), speed (max.): 900 cards/hour, USB, Ethernet (10/100 Mbit), card feeding (max. 100 cards), LCD Display, incl.: cable (USB), power cable (EU, UK)

Model for one-sided printing
Model for dual-sided printing
Service contract 3 years
Service contract 5 years
Plastic cards white (500 pcs)
Ribbon black (700 images)
Ribbon YMCKO (300 images)
Cleaning cards (5x)


All prices sind are non-binding offers in addition to VAT (if applicable) and shipping cost.
We only rent and sell to business customers. Rentals subject to availability.


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