Stripe BBPOS | Status Lights & Version Numbers

Modified on Fri, 28 Feb, 2020 at 5:19 PM

Status light:

Whenever the BBPOS Chipper 2X BT is turned on, the LED located beside the power button shows the reader’s current status.

The reader is off.
Flashing blue every second
The reader is on and ready to connect to a device. (Will turn off after 5 min.)
Multicolored flashing
The reader has been discovered using Bluetooth Proximity and is ready to connect.
Steady blue
The reader is connected to a device.
Flashing blue every 5 seconds
The reader is in standby mode. (Will remain in standby indefinitely.)
Alternating red and magenta
The reader is charging.
Flashing red
The reader’s battery is low.
Rapidly flashing blue and orange
The reader has finished installing a software update. If the reader is unresponsive after the update completes, restart the reader by turning it off and on.

Firmware versioning:


Firmware versions

Adds the ability for the reader to beep when a card is inserted.

The initial firmware version available for this device.

For more up-to-date information on the Firmware version, check Stripe's documentation on the BBPOS here.

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