Small credit card reader, big possibilities.
Accept credit cards anywhere
Square’s free credit card reader works with the free Square Point of Sale app to let everyone accept payments on their smartphone or tablet.
Fast setup, no commitments
Sign up for Square and we’ll drop your free card reader in the mail—no commitments or long-term contracts.
Works with iOS and Android
With two versions of Square Reader for magstripe—one for a headset jack, the other a Lightning connector—you’re covered. Just pick the credit card reader that works for you.
And with your computer, too
Take in-person card payments by adding Square Reader to your Apple computer or Chromebook.
No signal, no problem
Swipe payments without a connection in Offline Mode and pay the usual 2.6% + 10¢ per swipe.
No charging necessary
Our credit card reader fits right in your pocket, and with no battery to keep charged, you’re ready to sell and process payment wherever business takes you.
Send receipts digitally, or print like usual
Send receipts via email or text message, or connect a receipt printer to a tablet. Your customers can even leave you private feedback directly through their digital receipt.
Pro tip: Improve your tips
Customers tip right on the device in one easy, math-free motion—easier for them and better for your business.
Accept chip cards and Apple Pay, too
With Square Reader for contactless and chip, you connect wirelessly to your device to accept contactless payments like Apple Pay and Google Pay, and chip cards, too. Square Reader for magstripe is included in the box, so you’re ready to accept every way your customers want to pay.
Square Reader for contactless and chip
Take payments and print receipts, all in one
Square Terminal is a portable credit card machine that accepts every card payment — tap, dip, and swipe. Take payments, print receipts, get paid fast.
Need another reader?
Your first reader is on us. After that, each additional reader is $10.