Square Chip Card Reader
The credit card reader that takes payments anywhere.Buy your Square reader
Speed through checkout.
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.
Skip the PIN for speed
For applicable transactions under $35, you can securely skip PIN entry to speed up the transaction and serve customers faster.
Secure and precise payments.
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.
Run your business anywhere with Square.
Square gives you everything you need to run your business in one free POS app: Square Point of Sale. Regular app updates keep you equipped with the latest features.
- Update your items, specials or menu on the go, directly from the app.
- Keep your finger on the pulse of your business from your Dashboard when you’re on the go.
- Adjust settings for taxes and discounts.
- Send receipts via email or text message, or print them out to the kitchen, bar or counter.
- Issue partial or full refunds.
- Print or email sales reports.
The Square chip card reader plugs into the standard 3.5-mm headphone jack of a smartphone or tablet. Use it as your iPhone credit card reader and with most other Apple devices running iOS 9.0 or later. Square Reader is also compatible with Android devices running 4.4 or later.