Recommended Hardware for Square Stand
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 version of Square Stand is compatible with the following iPad models:
The latest version of Square Stand is not compatible with the following iPad models:
- iPad (1st generation)
- iPad 2
- iPad 3
- iPad 4
- iPad mini
- iPad Pro 12.9
- iPad Air (3rd generation 2019)
- iPad (7th generation 2019)
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.
You can add hardware accessories to your Square Stand order, or you can purchase them separately from third-party retailers. We recommend the following:
- Printer-driven cash drawer: Star Micronics 37965600
- USB receipt printer: Star Micronics TSP143IIU
- USB bar code scanner: Motorola Symbol LS2208
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.
- 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
- APG Vasario 1416 USB driven cash drawer (VB554A-BL1416)
Purchase a Square Stand
Order a Square Stand for your iPad and supported hardware accessories from Square’s eCommerce site.