Square Reader for magstripe (with headset jack)

Square Reader for magstripe (with headset jack)
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Square Reader for magstripe works with any Square point-of-sale app to allow everyone to take credit card payments on their smartphone or tablet.

Learn more about Square Reader for magstripe
  • Magstripe

Square Reader for magstripe does not accept INTERAC debit cards. To accept every type of payment, including debit and chip & PIN, you’ll need Square Reader for contactless and chip.

Quick and easy setup

Download a Square app free, create an account and start taking payments.

Simple pricing

Pay just 2.65% per swipe for Visa, American Express, Mastercard and international credit cards. No other fees of any kind, so you know exactly what you’re paying each time.

Fast deposits

Get funds in your bank account in one to two business days.



Square Reader for magstripe


Glossy white




Height: 45 mm (1.76 in.)

Width: 27 mm (1.06 in.)

Depth: 8 mm (0.3 in.)


7 g (0.23 oz.)


Plug in to the headset jack (3.5 mm) or Lightning connector of your phone or tablet.

Power modes

No charging needed

Payment types

Magnetic-stripe credit cards


Square Reader works with most iOS and Android devices and some computers. The Lightning connector version of Square Reader works with iOS 10.0.2 or later.Check your specific device