Square Stand (1st generation)

Technical Specifications

Stand for 10.2” and 10.5” iPads

Stand for 10.2” and 10.5” iPads
iPad (9th generation 2021)
iPad (8th generation 2020)
iPad (7th generation 2019)
iPad Air (3rd generation 2019)
iPad Pro 10.5”

In the box
Included with Square Stand
Square Stand box contents illustration
  • Square Stand
  • Square Reader for contactless and chip
  • Dock for Square Reader
  • Micro USB cable
  • Power adapter cable
  • USB Hardware hub
  • Power adapter
  • Adhesive mount
  • Drill mount
Optional hardware

Square Terminal (£149)
Wirelessly connect Square Terminal to Square Stand to give customers a separate dedicated display or to make payments portable. Available at checkout.

Card payments

Chip and PIN and magnetic-stripe cards
EMV chip cards

Contactless payments

Contactless payments (NFC)
Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay, contactless cards and devices

Dimensions and measurements for Square Stand

Square Stand:
Height: 9.52 in. (242 mm)
Width: 11.07 in. (281 mm)
Depth: 7.75 in. (197 mm)

Square Reader:
Height: 0.4 in. (10 mm)
Width: 2.6 in. (66 mm)
Depth: 2.6 in. (66 mm)

Dock for Square Reader:
Height: 1.67 in. (42 mm)
Width: 2.82 in. (72 mm)
Depth: 3.1 in. (79 mm)
Attached USB cable: 5 ft. 10 in. (1.8m)

Cable Length:
Stand to USB hub: 4 ft. (1.2m)
Stand to wall outlet: 15 ft. (4.57m)

Countertop space

13.86 in. (352 mm) circle required for stand to rotate fully

Processing fees

Per contactless or chip + PIN payment

No monthly fees or long-term commitments.

Learn more about payments

Square Stand point of sale software options

Free, powerful software to run any business.
Square has a variety of POS options to best support you and your unique business needs. Stand supports all Square point of sale solutions.

Learn about Square Point of Sale
Learn about Square Appointments
Learn about Square for Restaurants
Learn about Square for Retail

Square Stand USB hardware hub

USB hardware hub
Connect up to three USB-compatible accessories with the included USB hardware hub.

Power modes

Plugged in
Stand is plugged into the power adapter and wall socket and will simultaneously charge the iPad.

Stand is unplugged and runs on the iPad’s battery power. Square Reader must be connected via bluetooth to accept chip + PIN and contactless payments. USB accessories are not supported in this mode.

Reader + Dock
Plug the dock into the Square Stand USB hub to keep Square Reader charged throughout the day.


Square Stand: 2,240 g
Square Reader: 56 g
Dock for Square Reader: 412 g


Moulded plastic


Glossy white

Mounting options

Drill mount or adhesive mount (Square Stand only)


Square Stand is compatible with a wide range of third-party hardware accessories, like receipt printers and barcode scanners.

Shop accessories for Square Stand
See all accessories you can connect to Square hardware


Square Stand is covered by a two-year limited warranty. Plus, you can get free help from our customer support team 24/7. Access the Square Stand guide for handy tutorial videos and common troubleshooting steps, or get in touch with our product specialists.