Compatible smartphones and tablets

Zettle Reader 2 / Zettle Reader

The Zettle Readers have been developed for compatibility with all smartphones and tablets that have Bluetooth and an internet connection.

The Zettle Reader 2:

Requires you to run Apple iOS 12 and higher or Android 5 and higher (for optimal performance on Android devices we recommend running Android 8 and higher).

The Zettle Reader:

Requires you to run Apple iOS 12 and higher or Android 5 and higher (for optimal performance on Android devices we recommend running Android 8 and higher).

What if my smartphone or tablet is not compatible?
In the exceptional case that you purchase an Zettle Card Reader which is not compatible with your iOS or Android device, we will return the amount paid for up to 30 days after your purchase. In order to receive a refund, you must follow our return and refund process, which you can find here.

Legacy card readers


Zettle Pro Contactless and Zettle Pro readers should work with most smartphones and tablets that have Bluetooth and an internet connection.

They require you to run Apple iOS 12 and higher or Android 5 and higher (for optimal performance on Android devices we recommend running Android 8 and higher).

Good to know: For the best user experience, compatibility and features such as contactless payments and tipping functionality, we recommend using one of our latest readers.

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