Connect your Square Stand with a compatible iPad and recommended hardware accessories to help run your business. Before purchasing a Square Stand, make sure you’re using a supported iPad. You can identify your iPad model on Apple’s Support site.

If you’re not using a Square Stand, learn about other recommended hardware.

Square Stand and iPad Compatibility

The latest versions of Square Stand are compatible with the following iPad models:

The latest versions of Square Stand are not compatible with the following iPad models:

Note: Square no longer sells or manufactures the stand for iPad 2 or iPad 3, but we’ll continue to provide troubleshooting support for these models.

Supported Hardware for Square Stand

The Square Contactless and Chip Card Reader

To accept chip cards and contactless payments, you can connect the Square contactless and chip card reader to the Square Stand.

Square Stand, cash drawer, receipt printer, and barcode scanner

Third-Party Hardware

You can add hardware accessories to your Square Stand order, or you can purchase them separately from third-party retailers. We recommend the following:

Learn how to connect Square Stand hardware accessories.

Note: You can find additional third-party hardware, including a USB-Driven cash drawer, by visiting Native Technology.

Additional Supported Hardware for Square Stand

If you’d like to use your existing hardware in place of the recommended accessories above, review this list for additional supported hardware.

USB printers:

  • Star TSP113
  • Star TSP113GT
  • Star TSP143
  • Star TSP143GT
  • Star TSP651
  • Star TSP654
  • Epson TM-T20II
  • Epson TM-m10

USB kitchen ticket printer:

USB bar code scanners:

  • Honeywell 1300G
  • Honeywell Xenon 1900
  • Honeywell Voyager 1200G
  • Honeywell Voyager 1250G
  • Symbol LS2208
  • Symbol DS6707

Cash drawer:

  • APG Vasario 1416 USB driven cash drawer (VB554A-BL1416)

Kitchen Display System:

Learn about hardware recommended for Square Point of Sale on iPad and Android devices.

Purchase a Square Stand

Order a Square Stand for iPad Air or iPad 4 with Retina, and supported hardware accessories from Square’s e-commerce site.

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