The X-ceptional Features of X-Cart

Like proud parents, we can’t help but brag about all the great features that make X-Cart the trusted ecommerce platform of thousands of successful businesses around the world.

Mobile Ready

    • Bootstrap-based responsive design for optimal performance on all types of devices, from cell and tablet to widescreen desktop out of the box
    • Mobile skin as an additional option for those who have a large volume of smartphone traffic
    • Secure shopping cart and checkout support
    • Easily customizable
    • Cross-Browser, Multi-Platform, for all types of gadgets

X-Cart POS system

Control the products, orders and inventory of both retail and online stores within a single web interface


    1. X-Cart Point of Sale is one web-based system to manage your retail store and your website.
    2. Add a new product to the database and decide whether it should be available in the online storefront, or if you want to sell it in your retail store only, or in both.
    3. Accept payments, print receipts and barcode labels.
    4. Works with popular and affordable hardware - that you probably already have. If not, you can easily purchase it.

Shopping Features

    1. Sell anything – products, services, even downloads (e-goods)
    2. Search options - sitemap, comprehensive product search and filters, suggestions during typing
    3. Easy product browsing - products quick look, catalog pages are updated via AJAX without page reloading
    4. Product viewing – product comparisons, large image product viewing within-page zoom function, specifications, out-of-stock messages
    5. User-friendly shopping - saved cart sessions, printable invoices
    6. Special pricing and promotions – discount coupons, gift certificates, quantity discounts, wholesale pricing
    7. Abandoned Cart Reminder
    1. Shopping cart options - mini-cart viewable on any page
    2. Fast one-page checkout (working for anonymous customers as well)
    3. Customer management – memberships, second address line for user profiles, customer accounts and order history, password reminder
    4. Shipping cost estimation: can quickly calculate a shipping cost for the order
    5. Order management – account pages, order history, order tracking
    6. Use existing accounts from social networks during checkout, Facebook comments tab and Social sharing buttons

Catalog Management Features

    1. Unlimited category nesting
    2. Unlimited number of products and categories
    3. Products can be assigned to multiple categories
    4. Import/export to CSV files
    5. Inventory tracking per product
    6. Thumbnail images for categories
    7. Product thumbnail generator with sharpness filter
    8. Members-only categories
    9. Bestsellers
    10. “Featured Products” and “Related Products” lists
    11. Up-selling and cross-selling
    12. “On Sale” and “New Arrivals” lists
    13. Unlimited product options/variants/properties with optional price modifiers
    1. Unlimited custom input fields for products
    2. Multiple pricing options based on membership level or type of customer
    3. HTML-enriched product descriptions
    4. Unlimited number of product images
    5. Printable invoices and receipts
    6. Order changes tracking
    7. Downloadable product files like PDF specs and descriptions
    8. Unlimited number of admin accounts
    9. Supports restricted "shipping/fulfillment" admin accounts
    10. Configurable measurement units, date/time formats and currency symbol
    11. WYSIWYG editor for catalog and CMS
    12. Localization & internationalization features, support for German, French and Russian languages

Shipping & Tax Features

    1. Real-time shipping quotes from Australia Post, Canada Post, FedEx, UPS and USPS servers
    2. Unlimited number of custom-defined delivery methods
    3. Flat rate, weight, order total and per-item based shipping
    4. Different weight limits for different delivery methods
    5. International, domestic and local shipping
    6. Sales tax and UK VAT
    1. Shipment/fulfillment staff zone
    2. Digital delivery
    3. Ability to define handling/freight charges
    4. Customizable tax calculation
    5. Product-specific taxes
    6. Taxes & shipping fees depending on client's location

Supported shipping carriers

      1. Australia Post
      2. Canada Post
      3. FedEx
      4. UPS
      5. USPS

Marketing & Search Features

    1. Integration with Google Analytics
    2. Configurable page titles and META tags for product, category and static pages (main site language only)
    3. Custom search engine friendly URLs for product, category and static pages
    4. XML sitemap
    5. Special pricing and offers: discount coupons, quantity discounts, wholesale pricing, list/market price, on-sale deals
    6. Product Ratings and Reviews
    1. OpenGraph meta tags used when sharing product pages in Facebook, Google+ or other social network
    2. Top selling products
    3. Featured products, New arrivals and Coming soon blocks promoting products in your shop
    4. Who bought/viewed this product also bought
    5. Recently viewed product list
    6. Flexible banner system

Payment Solution Features

    1. PA-DSS compliant via X-Payments payment module
    2. Multiple payment options including electronic or e-checks
    3. Compatible with popular payment gateways including PayPal
    4. Authorize and capture transactions
    1.  Customers can save their credit cards for new orders
    2.  Subscriptions
    3.  Re-using credit cards on file for Phone orders
    4.  Fraud screening for credit card payments (via KOUNT)
    5.  3D Secure for credit card payments (via CardinalCommerce)

Supported payment providers

    1. PayPal
    2. Payflow
    3. Stripe
    4. 2Checkout.com
    5.  5th Dimension Logistics
    6.  American Express Payment Gateway
    7.  ANZ eGate
    8. Authorize.Net
    9.  Beanstream
    10.  BluePay
    11.  BrainTree
    12.  Caledon
    13.  CardinalCommerce Centinel
    14.  Chase Paymentech Orbital
    15.  CyberSource
    16.  DIBS
    1.  DirectOne
    2.  ECHOnline
    3.  Elavon
    4.  ePDQ
    5.  eProcessing Network
    6.  eSec
    7.  eSelect
    8.  eWay
    9.  FirstData
    10.  GoEmerchant
    11.  Global Iris
    12.  HSBC
    13.  Intuit Quickbooks
    14.  iTransact
    15.  Meritus Payments
    16. Meritus Payment XP
    17.  Netbilling
    18.  Netregistry
    19.  Ogone
    1.  PayGate Korea
    2. PayPal
    3. Payflow
    4. Qiwi
    5.  PSiGate XML
    6. Quantum Gateway
    7.  Realex
    8.  Sage Pay GO
    9.  SecurePay
    10.  SkipJack TSYS
    11. Skrill
    12. Stripe
    13. SagePay (Form)
    14.  USA ePay
    15.  Virtual Merchant
    16. Webmoney
    17.  WebXpress
    18.  Worldpay

Administration Features

    1. Printable invoices and receipts
    2. Order changes tracking
    3. Login from anywhere in the world via a Web browser
    4. Unlimited number of admin accounts
    5. Support for restricted "shipping/fulfillment" admin accounts
    6. Full inventory control
    7. Configurable measurement units, date/time formats and currency symbol
    1. WYSIWYG editor for catalog and CMS
    2. Payment processing modules for all major gateways
    3. Web-based installation wizard
    4. Import/export data via CSV (compatible with Excel)
    5. HTML emails
    6. Localization & internationalization features
    7. Configurable contact form
    8. Product feeds to Google Shopping, eBay e-Commerce Network (shopping.com), Shopzilla, Nextag, Pricegrabber

Security Features

    1. Full support of HTTPS/SSL protocols
    2. 100% PCI-DSS compliant
    3. Strong SHA-2 encryption for sensitive customer data
    4. Notifications on failed login attempts
    5. Backup system
    1. Form CAPTCHA to reduce bot spam
    2. Staff action logging
    3.  Fraud screening for credit card payments (via KOUNT)
    4.  3D Secure for credit card payments (via CardinalCommerce)

Developer Information

    1. Open source PHP code
    2. Support for UNIX/Linux, Windows and Mac OS X servers
    3. Powered by MySQL database
    4. 4 basic skins
    5. 100% template-based customizable skins
    6. Debug console
    7. Object-oriented MVC architecture
    8. Flexible modular system allows customizing without hacks to core files and enables automated upgrades
    9. Fully customizable design & layout
    1. CMS capabilities (static HTML pages)
    2. Marketplace with 3rd party modules is available to all merchants from their admin area
    3. Free developer support via developers@x-cart.com email
    4. Partner program
    5. Using ORM technique (Doctrine 2)
    6. Speed optimized architecture
    7. Support of Memcached
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