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Square Reader

Square Reader for contactless

Square Reader for contactless and chip cards.

The tap-and-go credit card reader built for every business.

Accept contactless cards, devices with Apple Pay and Google Pay and chip cards too. Let customers pay securely in just a few seconds and keep your line moving quickly. Packed with a powerful battery, the handy pocket-sized reader connects wirelessly to iOS or Android devices. The reader works best with the free Square Point of Sale app that takes care of payments, invoices, inventory, reports and more.

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NFC devices.

Accept Apple Pay, Google Pay and other NFC-enabled smartphones and watches.

Contactless cards.

Customers simply hold their contactless card near the reader to trigger payment.

Chip cards.

Insert chip cards into the reader, then leave it in place for the duration of the sale.

Square Reader for chip cards.

The credit card reader that takes payments anywhere.

Accept card payments anywhere you do business, whether that’s at your counter or on the go, and never miss a sale again. Get your checkout line moving faster by sending receipts via email or text message, personalised with your logo and information. For paper receipts, connect a receipt printer to your tablet. For applicable transactions under $35, you can securely skip PIN entry to speed up the transaction and serve customers faster.

Insert the chip.

Square Reader has two slots—so no matter what type of card your customer is carrying, you’ll never miss a payment. Read chip cards with the front slot, and let customers enter their PIN securely on your device.

Swipe the stripe.

Need to accept international credit cards? No worries. Swipe magnetic-stripe cards with the rear slot. Customers sign for their transactions securely, right on your device.

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Square Stand for contactless and chip cards.

The iPad point-of-sale stand for every business.

Connect an iPad, download the free Square Point of Sale app and plug in hardware—you’re ready to take payments. Use the app to accept payments, track inventory, send invoices, manage employees and (lots) more. The Square Stand’s stylish, durable and customer-friendly design fits every busines. The dock’s upward tilt invites customers to tap their cards or pay with their phones and its weighted base makes it easy to quickly insert and remove chip cards.

Chip cards.

Insert chip cards and leave them in place for the duration of the sale.

Contactless cards.

Customers simply hold their contactless card near the reader to trigger payment.

NFC devices.

Accept Apple Pay, Google Pay and other NFC-enabled smartphones and watches.

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Know what you pay and get paid fast

Square makes card processing simple. Accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express all for one low rate, with no surprise fees. See deposits in your bank account as soon as the next business day.

1.9% per insert, tap or swipe.
2.2% per keyed-in or online transaction.
Same rate for all major cards.
No monthly or long-term contracts.
Deposits as fast as the next business day.
Free to sign up and fast to set up.

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