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Terminal

Stand

Reader

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A fully integrated point-of-sale solution.

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Terminal

An all-in-one card machine for payments and receipts.

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Stand

Turn your iPad into a point of sale and take every kind of payment.

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Reader

A simple way to accept chip and PIN, contactless payments, Apple Pay, and Google Pay.

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Accepted payments

Contactless

Chip and PIN

Mobile

Contactless

Chip and PIN

Mobile

Contactless

Chip and PIN

Mobile

Contactless

Chip and PIN

Mobile

Power

Requires wall outlet

Battery or wall outlet

Requires wall outlet

Battery or power by optional dock

Internet connection

Wi-Fi or Ethernet

Wi-Fi or Ethernet (with Hub for Square Terminal, sold separately)

Via your iPad

Via your phone or tablet

Compatible devices

No additional device required.

No additional device required. Uses 57 mm x 35 mm thermal printer paper.

Requires 10.2” iPad (2021, 2020, 2019), 10.5” iPad Air (2019), or iPad Pro 10.5” running iOS 11.0+.

Connects via Bluetooth to an iOS (10.0+) or Android (5.0+) device.

Device connection

No additional device required.

No additional device required.

Lightning connector

Bluetooth LE

Compatible point-of-sale software

Square Point of Sale

Square for Restaurants (free plan)

Square for Retail

Square Appointments

Square Point of Sale

Square for Restaurants (for open tickets)

Square Point of Sale

Square for Retail

Square for Restaurants

Square Appointments

Square Point of Sale

Square for Retail (with an iPad)

Square for Restaurants (with an iPad)

Square Appointments

Price

£599 + VAT

Interest-free instalment plans available

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£149 + VAT

Interest-free instalments plans available

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£89 + VAT

Interest-free instalments plans available

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