Square Reader for contactless and chip

Square Reader for contactless and chip
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Accept chip cards and NFC payments with Square's most advanced reader yet. Plug it into Square Stand or connect wirelessly to your mobile device.

  • Contactless (NFC)
  • CHIP (EMV)

Swipe magstripe cards with the included magstripe reader.

Battery & Power

Make sales all day long with a powerful battery that lasts for a full day of sales

Accept All forms of pay

Accept EMV chip cards, Apple Pay, Google Pay, and other contactless payments.

Swipe if you want

Run traditional credit and gift cards with the included magstripe reader.

One price for dip and tap

Pay just 2.6% + 10¢ per Apple Pay, Google Pay, or dipped EMV chip card transaction.

Pocket-size and powerful

Packed with a powerful battery, the reader connects wirelessly to iOS or Android devices.

Magstripe reader in the box

We’ll send you a free Square Reader for magstripe—so you can swipe cards the old-fashioned way, too.


IncludedSquare Reader for contactless and chip
Square Reader for magstripe
Micro USB cable
CompatibilityApple devices running iOS 9.3.5 or greater excluding iPad 2
Android devices running 5.0 or later
ColorGlossy white
MaterialsMolded plastic
DimensionsHeight: 0.4 in. (10 mm)
Width: 2.6 in. (66 mm)
Depth: 2.6 in. (66 mm)
Weight1.98 oz. (56g)
Payment typesEMV chip cards
Apple Pay
Google Pay
Samsung Pay
NFC cards
Magnetic-stripe cards (with included magstripe reader)
Power modesConnect the reader wirelessly and charge the battery separately, connect it to the optional Dock for Square Reader, or plug it into the Square Stand USB hub.