Your venue is unique, so it only makes sense that your TouchBistro setup will be made up of a unique combination of the hardware below. To find out exactly what hardware you need to run the best solution for your restaurant, contact us. We'd be happy to help!
Recommended models when iPad is acting as your Main Device: iPad 6th or 7th generation
Recommended models for POS terminal iPads: iPad 9.7” (2018), iPad Mini 5 (2019), iPad Air (2019)
Not Supported: First generation iPad, iPad 2, iPad Mini 1, iPad 3rd / 4th Generation
Model: 3.6GHz quad-core 8th-generation Intel Core i3 processor 8GB 2666MHz DDR4 memory PCI-E-based SSD Storage (128GB Minimum)
Note: TouchBistro requires a Mac computer with a PCIe-based Flash Storage drive.
Note: TouchBistro is not suitable for use on Mac computers with ATA drives or Fusion drives, regardless of storage capacity.
Model: Apple TV 4K 32GB
Star Micronics Impact – SP 700 series
Star Micronics: TSP100III series (143IIIL), TSP100 series (113L/143L), TSP650 II. Note: TSP100ECO Thermal Printers are not supported.
Star Micronics: TSP143IIIU, TSP143IIIBI, TSP650IIBI. Note: The TSP143U should not be confused with the TSP143IIIU. The TSP143U does not support a Lightning cable.
Star Micronics: mC-Print3
Star Micronics: TSP100III series (143IIIL), TSP100 series (113L/143L), TSP650 II.
Note: TSP100ECO Thermal Printers are not supported.
Epson: TM-T88VI (Models T88V and lower not supported).
Model: MMF Val-u-Line Series, Star printer driven cash drawers (e.g., CD3, CB2002, SMD2), APG models VBS320-BL1915-CC, VP320-BL1616, VP320-BL1416
Model: RJ12 cable (looks like a phone jack cable), APG cash drawer cable
Models: OS-certified Socket S740, S700 (US & UK), CHS 7Ci, CHS 7Qi