Square Reader for contactless and chip

Square Reader for contactless and chip
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Accept chip cards and contactless NFC payments at your counter or on the go. Plug it into Square Stand or connect it wirelessly to your phone or tablet.

  • Contactless (NFC)
  • CHIP (EMV)

Swipe magstripe cards with the included magstripe reader.

Powerful battery

Take payments from open to close with a battery that’s built 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 10.0 or greater excluding iPad 2 and iPad 3
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.