Anyway, I noticed that big companies sell their POS equipments every now and then even though they are not yet broken. They do this as a way of constantly upgrading their equipments. Some companies like www.visionpos.com buy these old ones and transform them into refurbished ones. A refurbished point of sale equipment still functions just like the brand new ones but of course cheaper and much more affordable.
While big companies may have the liberty to change and upgrade almost every year, small companies and those that are still in the start-up phase are considering refurbished POS equipment. This helps them save money and also lower the capital requirements for business assets.
Even I myself buy refurbished gadgets; I do believe that we don’t have to pay a big amount for the same functionality. Besides, refurbished equipments can last long just like new ones. It all depends on how one uses it.