1. babyviolets's Avatar
    Hi, I am considering Payment Max for Nexus 7 since they seem to have used the SEO too much and keep popping up everywhere when you search for Nexus 7 and credit card read. I am not sure about Payment Max, since I have read a few bad reviews.

    Does anyone have recommendations for other credit card reader apps which are compatible with Nexus 7 ?

    thanks,
    BV
    02-20-2013 11:07 AM
  2. wunderbar's Avatar
    Square works on Android. Look into that.
    02-20-2013 11:29 AM
  3. YAYTech's Avatar
    None work that I am aware of. Well, the apps can work (you have to sideload them, as they are marked as not compatible), but the card swipers do not. The swipers require a headphone jack that supports microphone input, which the Nexus 7 does not have. The hardware just does not support swipers that plug into the headphone jack, which is most or all of them to my knowledge. This was a major frustration for me with the N7.
    02-20-2013 11:31 AM
  4. babyviolets's Avatar
    ok I get it, so the card swipers are of of use if they need a headphone jack, which the 7 does not have. But I could download the apps and manually enter the credit card info, ok will look into that.
    02-20-2013 02:03 PM
  5. Xopher's Avatar
    The only other option would be a Bluetooth based card reader. Most of those require a merchant account.

    It would be great if Square or PayPal Here had a Bluetooth option, since their readers require mic input, but at least those still can be entered manually.
    02-20-2013 07:50 PM
  6. kyle bob 4's Avatar
    Sorry it does not already looked
    08-01-2013 12:20 AM

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