Accept Payments with Square Stand
The Square Stand family includes the classic first generation and the reimagined second generation. Learn how to accept payments using both models below.
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Square Stand (2nd generation)
Once you’ve set up your Square Stand with your compatible iPad, you can accept payments directly with the built-in card readers via:
Contactless cards, including Apple Pay, Google Pay, or Samsung Pay.
Chip and PIN cards.
Note: Swiping a payment card or gift card is not available on Square Stand (2nd generation).
Using your Square Stand (2nd generation)
Square Stand (1st generation)
Once you’ve set up your Square Stand with your iPad, you can accept contactless and chip and PIN payments on the Square Reader. You can also accept contactless payments from Apple Pay or Google Pay-enabled devices.
Using your Square Stand (1st generation)
Accept Square Gift Cards
There are multiple ways to accept Square Gift Cards with Square Stand.