A simple way to accept chip cards and contactless payments.
Secure. Fast. Simple.
Square’s contactless and chip reader enables you to accept chip cards, contactless (NFC) cards, Apple Pay, and Google Pay anywhere. Connect wirelessly, accept credit and debit cards quickly, and get money in your bank account fast.
Just dip or tap to pay.
Be ready for every sale with Square Reader for contactless and chip. More customers than ever are paying with contactless (NFC) cards, and over 95% of cards processed through Square are EMV chip cards. Every dip or tap payment is just one flat rate: 2.6% + 10¢.
Tap to pay
Customers don’t have to hand over cash. They simply hold their devices or contactless cards near the NFC reader to trigger a fast, contactless payment like Apple Pay or Google Pay.
Connect wirelessly. Sell instantly.
Connect the contactless and chip card reader wirelessly to your Apple or Android device via Bluetooth LE (no need for a headset jack). Fire up a Square point-of-sale app and you’re ready to take credit card payments anywhere.
Process credit card payments in less than two seconds.
Square Reader is among the fastest out there when it comes to processing chip cards. Need more speed? Take contactless NFC payments for the fastest way to pay.
A battery that keeps up with you.
Square Reader is packed with a powerful battery. Charge it up and you’re set to take payments all day.
Backup magstripe reader included.
Square Reader for magstripe is included in the box. Just plug it into your device to start swiping cards.
Designed for every business.
Sell with Square Reader at your counter or on the go.
Square Reader lets you accept every payment, everywhere.
It’s packed with a powerful battery that lasts all day.
Slide it into Dock for Square Reader to position it on your counter.
Take Square Reader with you and accept payments on the go.
Never miss a sale again.
Pay just 2.6% + 10¢ per tap, dip, or swipe for Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express. Get your money as fast as the next business day. No monthly fees, no commitments, no surprises.
Square Reader usually arrives in five to seven business days. If you need one sooner, visit a retailer near you:
*All credit sale plans are issued by Square, Inc. Plans are not available to merchants located in AK, AL, DE, MS, MO, NH, and TN. The individual authorized to act on behalf of the business must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and at least 18 years old. Valid U.S. bank account and Social Security number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number are required. Plans may be selected from 3, 6, 12, or 24 month terms and are based on the financing amount requested. The finance charge amount and installment payment amounts will depend on the repayment term selected. Sales tax, where applicable, cannot be financed and will be due upon acceptance of contract. The final payment will be equal to or less than the regular monthly payment. All plans are subject to approval based on credit and other factors.