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Square Card Reader

80
Global
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
80

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

PC Mag says:

Square lets you easily accept credit card payments on lots of mobile devices, and the experience is top-notch—for buyers and sellers alike.
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90
Macbooklover91
This little thing is great. While first versions didn't encrypt the magnetic...read more
90
Daniel Yu
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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80
Average Critic Score

Design and form factor

73
 

Ease of use

87
 

How It Stacks Up

58

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Critic

60
 

User

68
 

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90
 

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93
 
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90
 

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90
 
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60
 

User

68
 

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