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  1. Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Does a great job...Definitely worth the money....this worked great on my iphone 7, then I upgrade to an iphone X and now I don't have a speaker plug, so I had to get an adapter, so now it isn't rigid and attached to my phone, making it more clumsy to swipe a card"

    "Definitely worth the money."

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    Product Description

    This Square 8085036 card reader lets you accept credit card payments on your compatible Apple® iPhone®, iPad®, iPod® touch or Android device at rates as low as 2.75% per swipe. A headphone jack allows easy installation.
    Your price for this item is $6.99
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    The previous price was $9.99
    Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Does a great job...Definitely worth the money....this worked great on my iphone 7, then I upgrade to an iphone X and now I don't have a speaker plug, so I had to get an adapter, so now it isn't rigid and attached to my phone, making it more clumsy to swipe a card"

    "Definitely worth the money."

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    Product Description

    This Square 8085036 card reader lets you accept credit card payments on your compatible Apple® iPhone®, iPad®, iPod® touch or Android device at rates as low as 2.75% per swipe. A headphone jack allows easy installation.
  2. Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Small size a plus...Easy to use...great price for product...I love this because I can plug it in my samsung tab with a memory card in it I can use it and view anything on memory card on my Samsung tab"

    "Easy to use...great price for product"

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    Product Description

    Quickly review photos or transfer media on your tablet or smartphone with this Insignia microUSB SD card reader. It lets you plug in a wide range of cards, including SD cards, microSD cards and multimedia cards for easy data reading. When you're done, simply unplug this Insignia microUSB SD card reader from your tablet's microUSB slot.
    Your price for this item is $9.99
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    "Very easy to use...Small size a plus...Easy to use...great price for product...I love this because I can plug it in my samsung tab with a memory card in it I can use it and view anything on memory card on my Samsung tab"

    "Easy to use...great price for product"

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    Product Description

    Quickly review photos or transfer media on your tablet or smartphone with this Insignia microUSB SD card reader. It lets you plug in a wide range of cards, including SD cards, microSD cards and multimedia cards for easy data reading. When you're done, simply unplug this Insignia microUSB SD card reader from your tablet's microUSB slot.
  3. Top comment

    "Great for my job...Great and Easy use...Great value for the money !...Works as a great backup reader when I am not in my shop"

    "Great value for the money !"

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    Product Description

    Accept credit or debit card payments with this Square Reader for magstripe. The Lightning connector works with Apple devices for easy setup, turning your iPad or iPhone into a credit card reader. With its glossy white finish, this Square Reader for magstripe brings a professional look to your customer transactions.
    Your price for this item is $9.99
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    "Great for my job...Great and Easy use...Great value for the money !...Works as a great backup reader when I am not in my shop"

    "Great value for the money !"

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    Product Description

    Accept credit or debit card payments with this Square Reader for magstripe. The Lightning connector works with Apple devices for easy setup, turning your iPad or iPhone into a credit card reader. With its glossy white finish, this Square Reader for magstripe brings a professional look to your customer transactions.
  4. Model:NS-DCR30S2K
    SKU:5787406
    Top comment

    "It's easy to use...Very easy to use...Great price and compact for traveling....I rather dislike the rubber holder that keeps the cap in place, and it would be nice if I could tell at a glance which way to insert a MicroSD card, but the thing works fine"

    "Great price and compact for traveling."

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    Product Description

    Enjoy fast file transfers via USB 3.0 with this compact Insignia memory card reader. It accommodates SD and microSD cards, and it fits into any standard USB port. This Insignia memory card reader has a durable case to safeguard against damage, and a convenient built-in tether lets you attach it to your keychain to keep it close at hand.
    Your price for this item is $14.99
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    "It's easy to use...Very easy to use...Great price and compact for traveling....I rather dislike the rubber holder that keeps the cap in place, and it would be nice if I could tell at a glance which way to insert a MicroSD card, but the thing works fine"

    "Great price and compact for traveling."

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    Product Description

    Enjoy fast file transfers via USB 3.0 with this compact Insignia memory card reader. It accommodates SD and microSD cards, and it fits into any standard USB port. This Insignia memory card reader has a durable case to safeguard against damage, and a convenient built-in tether lets you attach it to your keychain to keep it close at hand.
  5. Top comment

    "Real easy to use...Very easy to use...Best affordable SD card reader....This reader is a must have one can not have a quality camera like the Canon 5 D Mark IV and have just any type of card reader"

    "Best affordable SD card reader."

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    Product Description

    Transfer files quickly to your PC or Mac with this Insignia desktop card reader. It's compatible with many memory card formats, including SD and microSD, and it uses USB 3.0 technology for fast transfer speeds. This Insignia desktop card reader has plug-and-play functionality, letting you can get right to work.
    Your price for this item is $19.99
    Top comment

    "Real easy to use...Very easy to use...Best affordable SD card reader....This reader is a must have one can not have a quality camera like the Canon 5 D Mark IV and have just any type of card reader"

    "Best affordable SD card reader."

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    Product Description

    Transfer files quickly to your PC or Mac with this Insignia desktop card reader. It's compatible with many memory card formats, including SD and microSD, and it uses USB 3.0 technology for fast transfer speeds. This Insignia desktop card reader has plug-and-play functionality, letting you can get right to work.
  6. Top comment

    "Works for some things...Good for short term us...Definitely worth the price....I got this device to plug into my Google pixel 2 XL so I could transfer pictures from my cameras to it conveniently"

    "Definitely worth the price."

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    Product Description

    Access camera and mobile phone files from your computer with this Kanex USB-C card reader. Its three ports are compatible with 12 different memory and SD card formats.
    Your price for this item is $19.99
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    The previous price was $24.95
    Top comment

    "Works for some things...Good for short term us...Definitely worth the price....I got this device to plug into my Google pixel 2 XL so I could transfer pictures from my cameras to it conveniently"

    "Definitely worth the price."

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    Product Description

    Access camera and mobile phone files from your computer with this Kanex USB-C card reader. Its three ports are compatible with 12 different memory and SD card formats.
  7. Model:GSR205
    SKU:6216403

    Product Description

    Facilitate secure, authorized access to restricted systems with this IOGEAR USB-C smart card reader. Its reversible interface enables smooth connectivity to a compatible new-generation laptop and provides high-speed performance when authenticating CAC and PIV cards. This versatile IOGEAR USB-C smart card reader is ideal for use in government, banking and other institutions utilizing classified networks.
    Your price for this item is $22.95

    Product Description

    Facilitate secure, authorized access to restricted systems with this IOGEAR USB-C smart card reader. Its reversible interface enables smooth connectivity to a compatible new-generation laptop and provides high-speed performance when authenticating CAC and PIV cards. This versatile IOGEAR USB-C smart card reader is ideal for use in government, banking and other institutions utilizing classified networks.
  8. Top comment

    "Real ease of use...Good for my uses...Dependable, excellent quality, and the right price....Works well - wish I would have known that my laptop had a card reader before purchasing this item"

    "Dependable, excellent quality, and the right price."

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    Product Description

    Read and transfer photos and important files with this Insignia USB-C memory card reader. The USB Type-C interface connects to Android phones and other compatible devices, and the plug-and-play technology lets you access files quickly. This dual-port Insignia USB-C memory card reader accommodates microSD and SD cards for versatile compatibility.
    Your price for this item is $29.99
    Top comment

    "Real ease of use...Good for my uses...Dependable, excellent quality, and the right price....Works well - wish I would have known that my laptop had a card reader before purchasing this item"

    "Dependable, excellent quality, and the right price."

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    Product Description

    Read and transfer photos and important files with this Insignia USB-C memory card reader. The USB Type-C interface connects to Android phones and other compatible devices, and the plug-and-play technology lets you access files quickly. This dual-port Insignia USB-C memory card reader accommodates microSD and SD cards for versatile compatibility.
  9. Model:SCS-CRP3UNI
    SKU:5923800
    Top comment

    "Being able to upload with a variety of data cards is an advantage"

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    Product Description

    Transfer your camera's photo and video files with this four-slot Bower Multi-Fit card reader. Its USB 3.0 interface provides high-speed data transfer of high-resolution multimedia files with various CF, SD, microSD and MS memory card formats. This plug-and-play Bower Multi-Fit card reader is also compatible with older USB 2.0 devices.
    Your price for this item is $29.99
    Top comment

    "Being able to upload with a variety of data cards is an advantage"

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    Transfer your camera's photo and video files with this four-slot Bower Multi-Fit card reader. Its USB 3.0 interface provides high-speed data transfer of high-resolution multimedia files with various CF, SD, microSD and MS memory card formats. This plug-and-play Bower Multi-Fit card reader is also compatible with older USB 2.0 devices.
  10. Top comment

    "Fast read and write...The data transfer rate is very speedy...I saw less expensive readers, but the transfer rates were slower, and when transferring hundreds of massive RAW files, speed was vital...This device fits the bill perfectly without requiring any other adapters (should not need one in the first place - thanks Apple) It also has a slot for the larger but older SD card should you need it"

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    Product Description

    Ideal for creative professionals, this multi-card reader/writer saves you time and helps you work more efficiently when dealing with a wide variety of flash media, letting you quickly transfer and back up files. It supports SD, microSD, and CompactFlash cards, and connects to the USB-C port on your tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer.
    Your price for this item is $31.99
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    The previous price was $39.99
    Top comment

    "Fast read and write...The data transfer rate is very speedy...I saw less expensive readers, but the transfer rates were slower, and when transferring hundreds of massive RAW files, speed was vital...This device fits the bill perfectly without requiring any other adapters (should not need one in the first place - thanks Apple) It also has a slot for the larger but older SD card should you need it"

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    Product Description

    Ideal for creative professionals, this multi-card reader/writer saves you time and helps you work more efficiently when dealing with a wide variety of flash media, letting you quickly transfer and back up files. It supports SD, microSD, and CompactFlash cards, and connects to the USB-C port on your tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer.
  11. Top comment

    "Very easy to use...So simple to use...Genuine apple product at a good price...Love it, it does what I need, although I cldnt find it in the store, so I asked a young employee in the computer section, and he didnt know what I was asking for, "he said he was too tired", so I found it myself"

    "Genuine apple product at a good price"

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    Product Description

    With the Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader, it's easy to download photos and videos from your digital camera to your iPad® or iPhone® so you can view them on the gorgeous Retina display and share them with family and friends. After you insert the SD card into the reader, your iPad or iPhone automatically opens the Photos app, which organizes your photos into Moments, Collections, and Years. And when you use iCloud Photo Library, all your full-resolution photos and videos are stored safely in iCloud and automatically added to the Photos app on all your devices. With iCloud Photo Sharing, you can share your photos and videos with just the people you choose. The Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader supports standard photo formats, including JPEG and RAW, along with SD and HD video formats, including H.264 and MPEG-4. It supports data transfer at up to USB 3 speeds on iPad Pro, and up to USB 2 speeds on all other iPad and iPhone models.*
    Your price for this item is $29.99
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    The previous price was $32.99
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    "Very easy to use...So simple to use...Genuine apple product at a good price...Love it, it does what I need, although I cldnt find it in the store, so I asked a young employee in the computer section, and he didnt know what I was asking for, "he said he was too tired", so I found it myself"

    "Genuine apple product at a good price"

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    Product Description

    With the Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader, it's easy to download photos and videos from your digital camera to your iPad® or iPhone® so you can view them on the gorgeous Retina display and share them with family and friends. After you insert the SD card into the reader, your iPad or iPhone automatically opens the Photos app, which organizes your photos into Moments, Collections, and Years. And when you use iCloud Photo Library, all your full-resolution photos and videos are stored safely in iCloud and automatically added to the Photos app on all your devices. With iCloud Photo Sharing, you can share your photos and videos with just the people you choose. The Lightning to SD Card Camera Reader supports standard photo formats, including JPEG and RAW, along with SD and HD video formats, including H.264 and MPEG-4. It supports data transfer at up to USB 3 speeds on iPad Pro, and up to USB 2 speeds on all other iPad and iPhone models.*
  12. Model:F1DN008UTT
    SKU:6992214
    Top comment

    "Glad I bought it...No muss, no fuss...Price was great...Best Reader Nothing to install Just plug it in like a USB and it's done"

    "Price was great"

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    Product Description

    Secure important business information with this Belkin Smart Card reader, which works with A, B and C Smart cards. The slim setup sits easily atop your desk or can be hidden underneath. ROM (read only memory) on this Belkin Smart Card reader ensures your secrets stay safe from the competition and can't be corrupted.
    Your price for this item is $34.99
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    "Glad I bought it...No muss, no fuss...Price was great...Best Reader Nothing to install Just plug it in like a USB and it's done"

    "Price was great"

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    Product Description

    Secure important business information with this Belkin Smart Card reader, which works with A, B and C Smart cards. The slim setup sits easily atop your desk or can be hidden underneath. ROM (read only memory) on this Belkin Smart Card reader ensures your secrets stay safe from the competition and can't be corrupted.
  13. Model:MUFG2AM/A
    SKU:6228668
    Top comment

    "Best I have found...Easy reader to use...Glad I got it is worth the money, as always apple is a great product...works great and I really like it a lot I think others will too"

    "Glad I got it is worth the money, as always apple is a great product"

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    Product Description

    The USB-C to SD Card Reader transfers high-resolution photos and videos at UHS-II speeds to your Mac, 11-inch iPad Pro, or 12.9-inch iPad Pro (3rd generation). Designed so it won't block your other ports, it works with UHS-II SD cards and is backward compatible with other SD cards and adapters.
    Your price for this item is $39.00
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    "Best I have found...Easy reader to use...Glad I got it is worth the money, as always apple is a great product...works great and I really like it a lot I think others will too"

    "Glad I got it is worth the money, as always apple is a great product"

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    Product Description

    The USB-C to SD Card Reader transfers high-resolution photos and videos at UHS-II speeds to your Mac, 11-inch iPad Pro, or 12.9-inch iPad Pro (3rd generation). Designed so it won't block your other ports, it works with UHS-II SD cards and is backward compatible with other SD cards and adapters.
  14. Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Very easy set up...Highly recommended and much more cost effective....I've been using square reader for a while now I'm an independent stylist and who pays with cash anymore so a credit card reader was a must have"

    "Highly recommended and much more cost effective."

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    Product Description

    Accept contactless payments on the go with the Square chip reader. This pocket-sized device connects wirelessly to Android and Apple devices to receive payments from the Apple Pay service and EMV chip cards. The Square chip reader comes with a magstripe reader, letting you accept payments from credit and debit cards that have magnetic strips.
    Your price for this item is $34.99
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    The previous price was $49.99
    Top comment

    "Very easy to use...Very easy set up...Highly recommended and much more cost effective....I've been using square reader for a while now I'm an independent stylist and who pays with cash anymore so a credit card reader was a must have"

    "Highly recommended and much more cost effective."

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    Product Description

    Accept contactless payments on the go with the Square chip reader. This pocket-sized device connects wirelessly to Android and Apple devices to receive payments from the Apple Pay service and EMV chip cards. The Square chip reader comes with a magstripe reader, letting you accept payments from credit and debit cards that have magnetic strips.
  15. Top comment

    "It was very easy to set up...Good Product but web Purchase has issues...I like Best Buy, they just need to look at the website purchase process...The Thumb Print reader has worked well for us"

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    Product Description

    Increase the security on your desktop with this DigitalPersona optical USB fingerprint reader. This device lets you lock your computer until it reached the correct fingerprint for easy accessibility without having to use a password. A 512 dpi resolution ensures this DigitalPersona optical USB fingerprint reader enjoys high accuracy every day.
    Your price for this item is $78.99
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    "It was very easy to set up...Good Product but web Purchase has issues...I like Best Buy, they just need to look at the website purchase process...The Thumb Print reader has worked well for us"

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    Product Description

    Increase the security on your desktop with this DigitalPersona optical USB fingerprint reader. This device lets you lock your computer until it reached the correct fingerprint for easy accessibility without having to use a password. A 512 dpi resolution ensures this DigitalPersona optical USB fingerprint reader enjoys high accuracy every day.