modular-canpos-keyboard Toshiba Modular CANPOS Keyboard

The compact alpha-numeric POS keyboard, 20 percent smaller than the standard Modular ANPOS keyboard, is valued by customers with limited counter space and is used with Toshiba SurePOS Systems 700, 500 and 300.


  • The Toshiba Modular CANPOS (Compact AlphaNumeric Point-Of-Sale) is a new version of Toshiba's most popular compact keyboard, valued by customers with limited counter space.

  • The Modular CANPOS may be used with Toshiba SurePOS Systems 700, 500 and 300

  • It contains all the great features and functions of the CANPOS with additional capabilities to make operations easier and faster and improve security for retail customers worldwide.

  • The space-saving Modular CANPOS is over 20% narrower than Toshiba's standard retail ANPOS keyboard. It takes up less workspace on a counter, and it fits in a small checkout area — an important feature for the specialty retail, hospitality and service industries.

  • USB and PS/2 interfaces: Connectivity is provided with a simple cable configuration, including powered or standard USB for support of all operating systems other than DOS. DOS users can easily integrate the new keyboard using a PS/2 interface.

  • A new modular design capability will allow easy customization by a customer or by an Toshiba Business Partner in response to changing customer operations and unique requirements.

  • An optional pointing device that combines touchpad and pointing stick capabilities, enables ease-of-use and improved operations.

  • Optional authentication devices, such as a Keylock or optical fingerprint reader, provide additional security for customers.

  • An optional Magnetic Stripe Reader with three tracks that support credit cards, small form factor cards and even driver's licenses is available.

  • The Modular CANPOS is available in several languages, including U.S. English, UK English, French, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, and Canadian French.

These new features and functions, combined with Toshiba quality, reliability and service, make the Modular CANPOS the most versatile compact keyboard available for any POS environment.

Choice of Interface — USB and PS2

  • Wider choice for simplified system integration

Modular design

  • Ability for customer or ISV to optimize the keyboard configuration to reduce costs

Optional pointing device

  • Enables POS applications with a graphical user interface, to simplify transactions

Optional authentication devices

  • Flexible choices for operator security

Optional MSR (Magnetic Stripe Reader)

  • More efficient, speedier credit transactions, security enhancements


  • Add new features and functions with easy-to-install options

Improved serviceability

  • Easy for customers and ISVs to replace and install parts to ensure continued reliability and dependability