Verifone Engage P400 PIN Pad

(Last Updated On: 07/28/2022)

Verifone P400 reviewOne thing that all business owners and startup managers covet is a commerce-based process that is smooth and bereft of obstructions or hurdles.

Card readers are important part of complete POS system. Those readers can process gift cards, credit cards, and debit cards. Verifone produces the best card readers.

In this detailed review, we will look at the pros and cons of P400, costs, warranty and much more.

Overall, we found that, P400 scores highly on safety, security, and speed of processing. The design and performance of the Verifone P400 is on par with the best devices of the sort and it won’t disappoint in any parameter.


How can you Describe Verifone P400?

The Verifone P400 is one of the most advanced and effective of Pin Pad Machines produced by Verifone. It was released in the year of 2018 and has been a mainstay for many several businesses. The users love this device due to its design, lightweight build, and excellent features.

The Verifone P400 is simple to use and is highly customizable as well. This means that you can benefit greatly from this device as it contains numerous business solutions.

One of these is apps designed for commerce such as loyalty programs, card-linked offers, pay with points, etc. These make the whole experience even more refined and streamlined.

The Verifone P400 can be highly advantageous to Business owners who are interested in enhancing productivity. That is because this device evinces a vast array of spectacular features and functions that elevate productivity levels for any business.

You can also be sure that your investment will be protected with the Verifone P400. That is because it is based on the latest version of the Linux Operating System. It is fitted with a large memory and a swift processor that further bolster the security features.

All of these features combine to make the Verifone P400 one of the best devices in its category and capable of taking on any challenge or test with ease. The Verifone P400 and its features are what makes it a winner and we have enlisted them as following for your information.

Lightweight and Attractive Build

Verifone P400 Pin reviewWhenever one thinks of Pin Pad machines, the image of a large and bulky monstrosity comes to mind. This was the case in the older times and the pertinent models but it isn’t the case now. The Verifone P400 is a clear example of this fact.

The Verifone P400 sports a comparatively compact and lightweight build which makes it easier to operate and move about. This in no way means that the structural integrity has been compromised. This machine is strong enough to endure moderate impact or force without any problem.

Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, and Ethernet Connectivity

You can opt for either of these choices if you want to connect your Verifone P400 to the available network. This is profoundly convenient and facilitates and makes the whole process smooth and free of hassle.

Large and Legible Screen

Verifone P400The Verifone P400 comes with a large and easily readable screen that allows for easier interaction and impact on the display. The screen is 3.5 inches big and sports Corning Gorilla Glass technology. Its graphics and display are crystal clear and readable as it is made from LCD.

You will most certainly find this feature to your liking and will improve the user experience exponentially as well.

Keypad Functionality

The Verifone P400 also comes with a secure and workable keypad as well. This is great since many users prefer to use a pin pad machine that contains a keypad. The latter contains 15 keys and they are sturdy and strong. It’s not as if they will buckle under pressure or break down easily.

They can perform all of the commerce-based functions with ease and are specially designed to please those users who prefer a keypad over the touchscreen module.

Powerful Processor

The Verifone P400 comes with a spectacularly strong processor as well. This processor is a 32-bit RISC processor with 600 MHz and 1500 MIPS features. The processor possesses ample power for ensuring that all transactions and pertinent matters are dispensed in a timely and efficient manner.

Ample Memory

The Verifone P400 contains sufficient memory for processing any transaction or deal with ease. The total memory is 348 MB with 256 MB being Flash and the rest of the 128 MB dedicated to SDRAM. This memory capacity is one of the largest that you will find in any Pin Pad Machine.

Plenty of Accessories

One thing that you will like about the Verifone P400 is that it comes with plenty of excellent accessories as well. These serve to enhance the user experience considerably. For instance, this device comes with a mounting adapter, stylus, privacy shield, etc.

 Verifone P400 Specs Table

Physical Dimensions6.6” L x 3.1” W x 1.7” H
Display3.5” LCD touchscreen With Corning Gorilla Glass Technology

256 MB Flash

128 MB DDR
Processor32-Bit, Cortex A-9 RISC Processor
Security SystemRSA, AES, and 3DES


  • This is a card machine that you can fix to a specific location and integrates seamlessly with POS System
  • It contains a robust touchscreen that possesses plentiful capabilities of multimedia and audio
  • You can connect it with Ethernet, Bluetooth, USB, Wi-Fi, and RS-232
  • You can use it with different apps as well as customer loyalty for instance
  • It is highly user friendly and performs exceptionally well

 What We Like

  • Sports a lightweight and attractive design
  • Durable and can last a long while
  • Can connect across Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB, etc.
  • Large and responsive Touchscreen with added keypad for convenience
  • Large Memory and powerful processor make it a strong contender in the pin pad machine category
  • Can connect to iPad as well through its nifty pairing function

What We Dislike

  • There isn’t any inbuilt receipt printer in this device
  • A bit pricier compared to other brands on the market

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Q.1 What comes in the box along with Verifone P400?

You get the following items along with this device

  • A Single Connector Cable x 1
  • A Power Cord x 1
  • An Ethernet cable x 1
  • A power adapter

 Q.2 How can I set up the Verifone P400?

First of all, you should turn on your P400 by connecting the connector cable to the port that is located on the device’s bottom. Slide the cover into place so that the cable locks in place. Then plug the power adapter into the connector cable and the latter in a power outlet.

The Verifone P400 will turn on automatically after that. Now you will need to connect to the internet to get the ball rolling.

Do this by either using Ethernet for LAN connection or connect the device over Wi-Fi. Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the connection over the channel of your preference.

You can also opt to pair your Verifone P400 with an iPad for quick and satisfying transactions. Just go to the device pairing screen and search for the relevant device. Once it appears on the list, click away, give your password and connect with the iPad.

 Q.3 How do I reset the Verifone P400?

You can easily reset your Verifone P400 by going to the settings and making the necessary adjustments. Go to the reset option and enter your credentials. You will then be asked as to whether if you want to reset the device or not. Remember that doing so will erase all of your pertinent data from the device.

 Q.4 Does it come with a Gift Card Acceptance Reader?

 yes, the Verifone P400 is indeed equipped with a Gift Card Reader that can read almost all prominent types with ease. This is another factor that quite accentuates the significance of this device in our opinion.


Verifone P400 USERAll in all, the Verifone P400 is a most impressive and superb Pin Pad machine that can cater to all of your whims with ease and effectiveness.

This is probably one of the best devices in its category that you can buy at present. There are more powerful, more potent options available yes, but they will cost quite a bit more as well.

Also, you aren’t in the right department if you are looking for a more compact or smaller machine. This device will be great for sitting on a tabletop while you use it. But you won’t be able to fit it into your pocket for its too large for that.

If you are looking for durable, high performance, aesthetically pleasing, and responsive device with an appropriate price, then the Verifone P400 is for you. It will not let you down and will leave you satisfied with its exemplary features and unmatched performance.