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  1. 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.
    $9.99

    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.
  2. Top comment

    "Works as Expected...SIMPLE TO USE- WORKS GREAT...This is a good, portable and easy to used SD cards reader...Tested it on a Sandisk Extreme Pro SDXC card and it was able to write and read on full speed (up 95MB/s )"

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    Facilitate high-speed transfers of digital content with this Sony SD card reader. Its SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface provides faster performance than previous-generation USB-A connectors, and it supports the UHS-II SD memory cards used in 4K cameras for optimal transfer efficiency. This versatile Sony SD card reader is also compatible with UHS-I and non-UHS cards.
    $29.99
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    "Works as Expected...SIMPLE TO USE- WORKS GREAT...This is a good, portable and easy to used SD cards reader...Tested it on a Sandisk Extreme Pro SDXC card and it was able to write and read on full speed (up 95MB/s )"

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    Facilitate high-speed transfers of digital content with this Sony SD card reader. Its SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 interface provides faster performance than previous-generation USB-A connectors, and it supports the UHS-II SD memory cards used in 4K cameras for optimal transfer efficiency. This versatile Sony SD card reader is also compatible with UHS-I and non-UHS cards.
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    "Love it...5 stars...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...I use this reader to decide if I like the picture or if there is any problems with my s.d.being corrupted!!"

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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.
    $9.99
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    "Love it...5 stars...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...I use this reader to decide if I like the picture or if there is any problems with my s.d.being corrupted!!"

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    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.
  4. Top comment

    "Works OK...It Works...Works well - wish I would have known that my laptop had a card reader before purchasing this item...A great solution for a laptop that doesn't have card readers built in."

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    Ideal for creative professionals, this card reader saves you time and helps you work more efficiently when dealing with flash media, letting you quickly transfer and back up your files. It supports SD, microSD cards, and connects to the USB-C port on your tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer.
    $29.99
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    "Works OK...It Works...Works well - wish I would have known that my laptop had a card reader before purchasing this item...A great solution for a laptop that doesn't have card readers built in."

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    Ideal for creative professionals, this card reader saves you time and helps you work more efficiently when dealing with flash media, letting you quickly transfer and back up your files. It supports SD, microSD cards, and connects to the USB-C port on your tablet, smartphone, laptop or desktop computer.
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    "Love this...Very nice...Just a little bit bigger than a memory card but it's very useful especially for recording directly onto a memory card or just transferring media from one device to another like my iPhone and iPad....It takes up almost no room in my drone case so I have it with me when I need it."

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    Product Description

    Access backup files through your Apple device with this PhotoFast iOS microSD card reader. It works as an external memory stick with a microSD card of up to 256GB, freeing up storage on the device. This black PhotoFast iOS microSD card reader has Lightning lock and in-app lock features to protect memory card files.
    $39.99
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    "Love this...Very nice...Just a little bit bigger than a memory card but it's very useful especially for recording directly onto a memory card or just transferring media from one device to another like my iPhone and iPad....It takes up almost no room in my drone case so I have it with me when I need it."

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    Access backup files through your Apple device with this PhotoFast iOS microSD card reader. It works as an external memory stick with a microSD card of up to 256GB, freeing up storage on the device. This black PhotoFast iOS microSD card reader has Lightning lock and in-app lock features to protect memory card files.
  6. Model:MUFG2AM/A
    SKU:6228668

    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.
    $39.00

    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.
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    "So Good...Love it...Just happen to see it and needed a new one, nice that it has a gel protective covering around actual reader, the karabiner was a nice touch for storing in bag or on person...At $10 This is a great item to have in my bag, I used it few times so far and been good to me."

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    Product Description

    Rapidly transfer data from your GoPro with this Quik Key micro-USB device. It slots into your Android phone or tablet via its micro-USB connector, allowing you to use the Capture app to create and share your favorite GoPro videos. The clip makes it easy to take this Quik Key micro-USB device with you anywhere.
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    "So Good...Love it...Just happen to see it and needed a new one, nice that it has a gel protective covering around actual reader, the karabiner was a nice touch for storing in bag or on person...At $10 This is a great item to have in my bag, I used it few times so far and been good to me."

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    Rapidly transfer data from your GoPro with this Quik Key micro-USB device. It slots into your Android phone or tablet via its micro-USB connector, allowing you to use the Capture app to create and share your favorite GoPro videos. The clip makes it easy to take this Quik Key micro-USB device with you anywhere.
  8. Model:8085036
    SKU:3282053
    Top comment

    "5 stars...Love it...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...I gave t 3 stars because it's a great idea, but the recipient hasn't set it up or used it yet - she wanted it so she could take credit cards but it may be beyond her technical abilites (don't ask) Sorry, I know this is not a helpful reveiw..."

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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.
    $6.99
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    Was $9.99
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    "5 stars...Love it...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...I gave t 3 stars because it's a great idea, but the recipient hasn't set it up or used it yet - she wanted it so she could take credit cards but it may be beyond her technical abilites (don't ask) Sorry, I know this is not a helpful reveiw..."

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    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.
  9. Model:F1DN008UTT
    SKU:6992214
    Top comment

    "It's ok...Its good...I am a government contractor and this card reader works perfect for my PIV card with my MAC....I use a PIV card to log into my computer network and this card reader works just fine."

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    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.
    $26.24
    Save $8.75
    Was $34.99
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    "It's ok...Its good...I am a government contractor and this card reader works perfect for my PIV card with my MAC....I use a PIV card to log into my computer network and this card reader works just fine."

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    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.
  10. Model:NS-DCR30S2K
    SKU:5787406
    Top comment

    "love it...Great t...this is important........i can say I am very happy with this purchase at a cost effective price u get a card slot reader that inserts into usb slot and not the ssd/mmc card slot which makes it most compatitable with the widest array of computers regardless of size....This card reader is a tiny marvel- I bought it to take along on trips so that I could download photos daily without having to carry bulky attachments."

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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.
    $14.99
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    "love it...Great t...this is important........i can say I am very happy with this purchase at a cost effective price u get a card slot reader that inserts into usb slot and not the ssd/mmc card slot which makes it most compatitable with the widest array of computers regardless of size....This card reader is a tiny marvel- I bought it to take along on trips so that I could download photos daily without having to carry bulky attachments."

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    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.
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    "IT Works...good item...I got this device to plug into my Google pixel 2 XL so I could transfer pictures from my cameras to it conveniently....It worked for a short period of time."

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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.
    $17.99
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    Was $24.95
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    "IT Works...good item...I got this device to plug into my Google pixel 2 XL so I could transfer pictures from my cameras to it conveniently....It worked for a short period of time."

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    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.
  12. 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.
    $21.99

    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.
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    "Love it...Love it....I have gone through a few readers over the years and this one is a good size and my CF cards fix well into it and that is important with all those pins to line up...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."

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    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.
    $19.99
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    "Love it...Love it....I have gone through a few readers over the years and this one is a good size and my CF cards fix well into it and that is important with all those pins to line up...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."

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    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.
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    "Love It!...Good item...Again, I think this SD-card reader is a good product, and I'm glad I bought it....I took care of that by buying a USB3.0 extension cable from a well-known bottom-dollar department store."

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    Product Description

    Quickly and easily transfer stored images between select memory cards (not included) and your PC or Mac computer with this Energizer ENR-CRP3SD memory card reader that features a USB 3.0/2.0 interface for simple connectivity.
    $12.99
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    "Love It!...Good item...Again, I think this SD-card reader is a good product, and I'm glad I bought it....I took care of that by buying a USB3.0 extension cable from a well-known bottom-dollar department store."

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    Quickly and easily transfer stored images between select memory cards (not included) and your PC or Mac computer with this Energizer ENR-CRP3SD memory card reader that features a USB 3.0/2.0 interface for simple connectivity.
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    "Love it...So good...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....I bought this for a special event we have, it's very convenience, not like the traditional merchant, all I need is my phone, no actual phone line needed."

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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.
    $40.99
    Save $9
    Was $49.99
    Top comment

    "Love it...So good...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....I bought this for a special event we have, it's very convenience, not like the traditional merchant, all I need is my phone, no actual phone line needed."

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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.