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Devices Compatible with Square Reader for Contactless and Chip & PIN Cards

Square Point of Sale is compatible with most Apple devices running iOS 14 and later, and Android devices running version 7 and above.

We don’t currently support:

  • BlackBerry devices

  • Windows devices

  • Non-mobile devices, such as laptop and desktop computers

  • Unreleased or beta software versions for your device

  • Amazon Kindle devices

Check if your device is supported from Square’s Device Compatibility page.

Apple iOS Device Compatibility

The Square Point of Sale app is only compatible with these devices running iOS 12 and later:

Learn how to update software on an iOS device.

Google Android Device Compatibility

We work hard to support as many Android devices as possible! Supported Android devices have the following specifications:

  • Google Android 7.0 or later

  • Location services enabled

  • Access to Google Play

Note: If you plan to connect your Android device to supported hardware, make sure your device supports USB OTG (On-The-Go).

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