Our award-winning card reader

Enjoy faster payments and all-day battery life with our mobile card reader

Take card payments everywhere

Every small business is different, but every one of them needs to get paid. The iZettle Reader is quick to set up and easy to use, empowering you to accept credit card and contactless payments – whenever and wherever. Take secure payments all day long in a striking new package.

  • Faster card payments

    Never miss out on a sale again. The new iZettle Reader accepts card and contactless payments 25% faster than other mobile card readers on the market. Let your customers tap, insert and swipe away.
    Learn about payment types
  • Deposits within days

    Take the guesswork out of getting paid. We deposit the money you’ve earned within 1-2 business days, no matter which cards you process. It means you can stop waiting weeks to receive your funds, and keep your cash flowing.
    Learn about deposits
  • All-day power

    Whether your business occupies a shop or slice of pavement, you can easily take any type of payment. It has all-day battery life, lasting 30% longer than other mobile credit card readers on the market, and a stable Bluetooth connection. No cables. No hassle.
    Learn about Bluetooth pairing

How to take payments

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Enter the total sale amount in the POS app
Use the reader to take a credit card or contactless payment
Have the customer enter their PIN number
Print a receipt or send it via SMS or email

Tap, insert or swipe

Accept it all. The new iZettle Reader takes chip, swipe and contactless payments from all major credit cards, as well as payments through Samsung Pay, Apple Pay and Google Pay.

American Express
Diners Club
Union Pay

All-new repeat payments

Save yourself time and take tap-and-go contributions continuously. With Repeat Payments, you pick a fixed amount and set up your reader to accept that sum – over and over again. Learn more.

The contributions I get have increased significantly. More people than ever tap to donate whilst I sing. And often when one person does, another follows! If street performers like me don’t adapt to the cashless society, we risk becoming a dying art.

Charlotte Campbell, full-time busker in London

No training required

The iZettle Reader can be set up in minutes. Just launch the iZettle Go app and follow a few easy steps to pair it with your smartphone or tablet using Bluetooth. No training needed. No banks with which to negotiate. It’s simply the easiest way to start accepting card and contactless payments faster than ever before.

Fast facts

  • 8 hours active use

    Charge with a micro USB cable (included) or the new iZettle Dock (optional)
  • 2 seconds

    Time it takes for the iZettle Reader to power up
  • 5 seconds

    Time it takes to make a tap-and-go payment (other transactions take under 15 seconds)
  • 11 x 7 x 2 cm

    Dimensions of the credit card reader
  • Contactless, Chip&Pin and Swipe

  • Chip&Pin and Swipe

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A safer way to pay

Our card reader was developed in-house by a team of design, tech and security experts. That’s why it looks great, works brilliantly and fulfils the highest security requirements and industry standards there are — making it one of the most well-protected payment machines on the market.

With standout features such as transaction protection, payment data encryption and a tamper-proof design, you can rest assured that every sale you make is completely secure.

Or log in and order if you already have an iZettle account

Thanks to iZettle, we can take hassle-free payments anywhere - in our créperie or when we’re out and about. iZettle gives us advantage over fellow traders and helps increase sales since customers sometimes are cashless. It’s awesome to be able to accept both credit cards and contactless payments!

Sweets & Savouries - London

We also support receipt printers, cash drawers and barcode scanners that can empower you to take payments in the way that works best for your business.

Learn about accessories


The new iZettle Reader comes with a 12-month warranty that starts on the day it’s delivered or collected. During this period, iZettle warrants that the card reader device will be free of material defects that prevent its normal operation.

If you have purchased an iZettle credit card reader as a consumer and not for commercial use, the warranty applies during a longer period as prescribed under applicable and mandatory consumer protection laws.

  1. Price excluding VAT. Offer valid until 31.10.2018 for one (1) iZettle Reader per new business user. Ordinary card reader price £59 excl. VAT. Subject to availability. Additional terms and conditions apply. iZettle Dock and Reader are sold separately. Price includes a USB cable for charging. The cost for a wall plug is not included. Wall plugs are not currently offered for sale by iZettle.