A card machine for flexible, secure and easy payments

Empower your small business with the VodaPay Kwika card machine. It’s safe, efficient, and portable.

Best of all, there’s no connection fee to start and customer payments reflect in your account within seconds.

The VodaPay Kwika card machine, simplifies your sales and improves customer experiences.

Enjoy flexibility, security, and seamless transactions across South Africa.

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Fast, safe & secure payments

Customers can safely tap, insert or scan to accept payments. The payment reflects immediately. 

Easy and portable

Take payments anywhere in your shop, building or anywhere in the country!

Stable connectivity

Don’t miss another payment. Our Dual SIM technology ensures you’re always connected.

Transparent fees

The more payments you take, the less you pay. Fees range 1.85% to 3% on monthly transactions.

Kwika Benefits

A card machine that grows with your business

You can choose to apply online or in store.  

Create account
Buy online or instore

Quick and easy online or instore application and activation process.

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FICA documentation check

Once you submit all your correct FICA documentation. We will provide fast feedback.

Start taking payments
Get your Kwika and take payments

On successful application, we will deliver your Kwika or you can collect it instore.

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No connection fee to transact

There’s no connection fee, so you can start taking payments immediately.

How to get the Card Machine

What is included with your VodaPay Kwika

Interactive Dashboard

Live business tracking reports

Business Lending

Access up to R1.5 million in business funding

What our customers have to say in their own words...


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Accept quick and safe payments from your customers like never before

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Ultra portable, long lasting battery, built-in SIM, tap, swipe & insert cards

R 799.00

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Payment Request

Payment links lets you accept payments from anywhere


Pay Per Transaction

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Accept card payments and sell electricity, water, DStv, etc.


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Accept, request and reconcile online payments on your website


Transaction Fees Only

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Tap on Phone

Use your NFC-Enabled Android phone to accept card payments

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Everything you need to know...

Is my business ready for the Kwika card machine?

The Kwika is perfectly suited for businesses that need a reliable but portable payment solution. If you're a traveling salesperson, food truck owner or plumber - even a travelling personal trainer - the VodaPay Kwika can help you to take payments from your customers and clients at any time. It has a long-lasting battery life which allows you trade even during loadshedding.

What fees can I expect to pay monthly while using the Kwika?

The amount of fees you pay when using the VodaPay Kwika card machine range from 1.85% to 3% on the transactions you make per month. Ts&Cs apply.

Can I monitor my transactions on the Kwika?

When you buy a Kwika, you have the ability to monitor your business performance in real time. You can see every transaction on the Kwika card machine. If you have more than one card machine, you are able to track transactions from each. You can do this on the VodaPay Merchant Portal which is an online dashboard that allows you to do much more than simply track your transactions.

Is it possible to make extra money with the Kwika?

Earning extra with the Kwika is possible. Built into the Kwika card machine is VodaPay Vending, which allows you to sell prepaid electricity, water, data and so much more. For every sale you make, you earn a commission. This means that you can make more money, by expanding the products that your business is able to sell. 

How long does it take to apply for the Kwika online?

Once you have submitted the application, you will receive feedback within 2 business days. Once approved, the card machine will be delivered to you within 5 business days. For support contact our call centre on 0800 000 654.

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