Competitor Comparison

Clover vs. Square – Which Should You Choose?

Offering you reliable payment systems means offering you the best in technology and the best in pricing. See how our Clover hardware stands up to Square hardware and contact us to learn more about how we can help you grow revenue!

Clover Station Solo

A flexible point-of-sale system that accepts payments and helps merchants fully run and manage their businesses. Designed for environments where customers don’t need to interact with the device.

Price: $1799

No Comparable Product

Clover Station Duo

Powerful point-of-sale system for quick-service restaurants, retail stores, and service businesses. “Duo” screens help expedite transactions by enabling customers to interact directly with the device.

Price: $1799

Square Register

Square Register combines POS and payment processing into a simple design that includes a card reader built in. Does not support Bluetooth or a browser, which means it cannot run additional apps.

Price: $1,397 – $1,397 (with printer and cash box)

No Comparable Product

Square Stand

Square’s iPad POS device with a built-in card reader to tap or scan credit cards. Requires separate Square Reader to swipe magstripe credit cards. (Without iPad.)

Price: $149 – $478 (with iPad)

Clover Mini

Full POS system in a sleek little package that fits into any space but can run your business, end-to-end.

Price: $799

Square Register

All-in-one credit card terminal for orders, payments, and receipts.

Price: $299

Clover Flex

All-in-one, handheld POS system provides built-in capabilities to accept payments, conduct business, and track sales–all from the palm of your hand.

Price: $599

No Comparable Product

Clover Go

Easy-to-use portable credit card reader that, when paired with Clover Go app, gives you the power of a full POS anywhere you have Wi-Fi or cellular connection.

Price: $49

Square Reader

Contactless and chip reader that, when paired with Square’s POS App, accepts chip cards, contactless (NFC) cards, Apple Pay, and Google Pay. Magstripe reader is free, $10 for additional.

Price: $49

Why We Win

A merchant service provider that grows with your business is one that offers scalable solutions that can accommodate the changing needs of your business as it grows. Here are some features of such a provider:

  • Clover has better merchant support - “Call Me” button.
  • Clover offers a lower long-term cost - Less expensive cost of ownership.
  • Get remote professional install for $250, BCs help install in person.
  • Get up and running in 1-2 weeks.
  • Clover is a simple and intuitive solution for first time restaurateurs and QSRs that can also scale as a restaurant grows.
  • Clover is backed by tried and true financial organizations.
  • Clover offers sales and customer support relationships.
  • Clover offers value added services:
    • Clover App Market - 600+ business management tools.
    • Clover Rapid Deposit - get money faster for payroll, supplies, etc.
    • Clover Capital - highly competitive, low-interest rate loans for business improvements.