A Square vs Dojo comparison.

Which is the best all-in-one card payment solution for you?

Reliable payment hardware and software built to work seamlessly together.

Square is the all-in-one payments and POS partner you need to grow your business, whether you’re selling in person, online or both.

Tools and solutions to power your whole business with Square.

Set up an online store for free and integrate with one of our delivery partners.

Send an unlimited number of invoices, estimates or recurring invoices to request payments for goods and services.

Track employees, inventory and sales all for free using Square POS Software.

Keep new and existing customers coming back with Marketing & Loyalty tools that grow your business.

Simplify your day with our web-based appointment scheduling software and app.

Get your money deposited in your bank account as fast as the next working day or instantly for a fee.


How Square compares to Dojo*

Cost comparison Square Dojo
In-person processing fee 1.75% (Custom pricing available for processing over £200k annually) 1.3% + 3p (based on annual turnover of under £150k)
No refund fees
Yes
£0.50 charge per refund
No chargeback fees
Yes
£28 + VAT each
No additional fees for American Express
Yes
1.6% – 2%
No hardware rental fees
Yes
£20 + VAT/month
No additional fees for Business or Corporate cards
Yes
1.9% – 2.5%
Next working day transfer as standard
Yes
Yes
Instant transfer (for a fee)
Yes
No
In-person payments    
Free POS App
Yes
No
Free POS Software
Yes
No
All-in-one till system with customer display and built-in software
Yes
No
Countertop iPad stand with built-in card reader
Yes
No
Portable card machine with built-in receipt printer
Yes
Yes
Physical gift cards
Yes
No
Offline mode Yes with Square Terminal
Yes
Online and remote payments    
Free online store
Yes
No
Website templates
Yes
No
Online ordering for Restaurants
Yes
No
Photo Studio app for item library and online store
Yes
No
Payment links
Yes
Yes
Invoices
Yes
No
Virtual Terminal to take payments over the phone or on your computer
Yes
Yes
eGift Cards
Yes
No
Solutions designed for you    
Bespoke Retail POS System
Yes
No
Bespoke Restaurant POS System
Yes
No
Bespoke POS System for Appointments-based businesses
Yes
No
Kitchen Display System
Yes
No
Loyalty programme software
Yes
No
Email marketing software
Yes
No
Team management
Yes
No
Inventory management
Yes
No
Connects with 100+ apps in the app marketplace including popular accounting, order ahead, eCommerce and booking platforms
Yes
Yes
25+ APIs for custom online, mobile and in-person workflows
Yes
Yes
Dedicated 24/7 priority customer support team and phone line Available on Paid Plans for Square for Restaurants, Square for Retail and Square Appointments and for Square Register and Square Terminal users
No
Trustpilot scores Square: 4.1 Dojo: 4.8

Competitive data on this page was collected as of 26 Aug 2022 and it is based on information found on dojo.tech. This information is subject to change or update without notice. Square does not make any representations as to the completeness or accuracy of the information on this page.

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More than just payments with Square.

When comparing Square vs Dojo for payments, many people are drawn to Square’s all-in-one and comprehensive system of hardware and software that caters to different businesses of all sizes, wherever they take payments.

Best in class payment hardware.

Reliable and secure hardware for every type of business.

Square Reader

Take contactless and chip and PIN card payments anywhere with a card reader that pairs directly with your device.

Square Terminal

Take payments, print receipts and run your business with a powerful, smart and portable payment terminal.

Square Register

Get an all-in-one till system with a dedicated customer display and built-in POS software that lets you start selling straight out of the box.

Square Stand

Turn your iPad into a professional point of sale and take every type of payment, with a built-in card reader to match.

Frequently Asked Questions

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