Subset 3

ref : SUB3

Mastercard NIV test cards for validation of M/Chip contact profiles over Mastercard network interface.

Subset 3 is used to perform validation of M/Chip contact profiles over the Mastercard network interface. When M/Chip PIN Management profiles are supported, Subset 5 is additionally required (contact ATM terminals).


Subset 3 is a Mastercard Qualified NIV Test Tool. It can be used for Mastercard validation testing of any type of contact terminal, POS and ATM. The card-terminal transaction logs are simply retrieved using card log software and a PC/SC reader.

Package content:

  • 43 test cards (card list available on demand)
  • 1 USB memory drive containing the card log reader software and documentation
  • 1 card book to safely store the test cards and the USB memory drive
A PC/SC reader can be purchased separately if needed.