Clover devices: Technical specifications

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Clover point of sale (POS) software runs on custom hardware for the best merchant experience. Learn about the various models of Clover devices suited for various business needs.

Clover Station models and specifications

Clover Station Solo

Clover Station Solo is an all-in-one point of sale (POS) device with a 14" HD display, built-in receipt printer, and cash drawer designed for fast and easy business operations.

Clover Station Solo device

Clover Station Solo device

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  • Clover-hardened version of Android (AOSP) 10.0 (API Level 29, Q)
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 octa-core processor
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and 4G LTE connectivity
  • Camera: 5 MP for 1D and 2D barcode scanning
  • Hub with four USB device ports and two RJ11 cash drawer ports
  • 12-V charging port for a Clover Flex
  • Display: Tiltable 14.0", 1920x1080 TVDPI (160ppi) LCD
  • Audio: Internal speaker and microphone
  • Fingerprint reader
  • EMV chip card reader and MSR reader

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Clover Station Solo (international)

Clover Station Solo (international) offers tailored payment processing capabilities for global markets.

Clover Station Solo device (International)

Clover Station Solo device (International)

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  • Clover-hardened version of Android (AOSP) 10.0
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 octa-core processor
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and 4G LTE connectivity
  • Camera: 5 MP for 1D and 2D barcode scanning
  • Hub with four USB device ports and two RJ11 cash drawer ports
  • 12 Volt charging port with cable for a Clover Flex (Flex and Flex Cradle are sold separately)
  • Display: Tiltable 14.0", 1920x1080
  • Audio: Internal speaker and microphone and 3.5mm stereo audio jack with microphone input
  • Fingerprint reader
  • MSR reader for merchant and employee login

Clover Station Duo 2

Clover Station Duo 2 is a dual-screen point of sale (POS) device with a 14" merchant-facing screen and an 8" customer-facing screen, enhancing transaction efficiency.

Clover Station Duo 2 device

Clover Station Duo 2 device

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  • Clover hardened version of Android (AOSP) 10.0 (API Level 29, Q)
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor (4 cores up to 1.8GHz and 4 cores up to 2.2GHz)
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 16 GB
  • North America and Europe (C043E): Ethernet, WiFi, and 4G/LTE
  • Merchant-facing screen: 14.0" IPS FHD display
  • Customer-facing screen: 8.0" IPS HD display
  • Employee login method: Employee passcode
  • Camera/scanning
    • Dual cameras: 5.0M pixels
    • Supports 1D/2D with advanced Zebra scanning software
  • Audio/microphone
    • Internal dynamic speaker
    • Separate speakers on both the terminal and display
    • Single microphone input
    • 3.5 mm stereo audio jack located in the terminal
    • Physical volume buttons on the customer-facing device and through the user interface
  • Accessibility features
    • Volume control
    • Voice assistant
    • Stylus pen option
    • Headphone connection ability
    • Display: High contrast, font, and brightness adjustment
    • Sound detector (for microphone)
    • Universal switch
    • Tactile PIN entry option
  • Accessories for purchase: Mini PIN shield, Mini PIN Entry Aid, cash drawer

See also how to build apps for Clover Station Duo 2.


Clover Station Duo (previously Station Pro)

Previously known as Station Pro, Clover Station Duo is a two-screen point of sale (POS) device that facilitates business management and customer payment initiation.

 Clover Station Duo device

Clover Station Duo device

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  • Clover-hardened version of Android (AOSP) 8.1 (API Level 27, Oreo) upgradable to Android (AOSP) 10.0 (API Level 29)
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 octa-core processor
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and 4G/LTE
  • Camera: 5 MP on both displays for 1D and 2D barcode scanning
  • Hub with four USB device ports and two RJ12 cash drawer ports
  • Merchant-facing:
    • Display: 14.0", 1920x1080 TVDPI (160ppi)
    • Audio: Speaker and microphone
  • Customer-facing:
    • Display: 7.0" 1280x800 TVDPI (213ppi)
    • Terminal: EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, and MSR reader
    • Audio: 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone

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See also how to build apps for Clover Station Duo.


Clover Station (2018)

Clover Station (2018) point of sale (POS) device features a 14" HD display, fingerprint reader, and improved processing power for efficient business operations.

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Clover Station (2018) device

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  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 810 octa-core CPU
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash
  • Hardened ROM based on Android (AOSP) 7.0.0 (API Level 24, Nougat)
  • 14" tablet with a 1920x1080 TVDPI display (160ppi)
  • Orientation: Rotates between:
    • Merchant-facing landscape position
    • Customer-facing portrait position
  • Front-facing camera for scanning 1D and 2D barcodes in either orientation
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi
  • Fingerprint reader
  • EMV chip card and MSR readers
  • Two printer options:
    • Standard thermal receipt printer
    • Thermal receipt printer with 4.3" customer-facing display and NFC reader
  • Up to four hours of integrated battery life for the tablet
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone
  • Hub with four USB device ports and two RJ12 cash drawer ports
  • Support for existing USB peripherals, including Clover Mini

Clover Station

Clover Station is a countertop point of sale (POS) fixed location device. It manages inventory and processes payments using Clover software, with a 14" screen and optional customer-facing display.

Clover Station device

Clover Station device

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  • Clover hardened version of Android (AOSP) 4.2.2 (API Level 17, Jelly Bean)
  • Quad-core Tegra 3 SoC
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM, 8 GB Flash
  • Display: 11.6", 1366x768 MDPI display (160dpi)
  • Orientation: Rotates between:
    • Merchant-facing landscape position
    • Customer-facing portrait position
  • Rear camera for scanning 1D and 2D barcodes
  • Hub with four USB device ports and one RJ12 cash drawer port
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi
  • Magnetic stripe card reader. Non-financial cards cannot be read.
  • Thermal receipt printer
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker
  • Does not contain a microphone

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Clover Mini models and specifications

Clover Mini 3

Clover Mini is a compact point of sale (POS) device with an 8" screen, running on Android 10.0. It is equipped with an EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, and magnetic stripe reader.

Clover Mini 3 device

Clover Mini 3 device

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  • Clover-hardened version of Androids 10.0 (API Level 29)
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ octa-core processor
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash
  • Dimensions: 8″, 1280×800
  • EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, and MSR reader
  • Two USB host ports (type A), one USB port (type B) device, and one RJ12 port
  • Front-facing camera for 1D and 2D barcode scanning
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, 4G/LTE
  • Internal thermal receipt printer
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone

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Clover Mini 2

Clover Mini 2 is a compact point of sale (POS) system with an 8" touch screen, built-in printer, and the ability to accept various payment types including swipe, dip, or tap. It is a countertop device that can be used as a complete POS or in a customer-facing mode.

Clover Mini 2 device

Clover Mini 2 device

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  • Clover hardened version of Android (AOSP) 8.1.0 (API Level 27, Oreo) upgradable to Android (AOSP) 10.0 (API Level 29)
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 660 octa-core processor
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash
  • 7″, 1280×800 TVDPI display (213ppi)
  • EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, and MSR reader
  • Hub with four USB device ports and one RJ12 cash drawer port
  • Front-facing camera for 1D and 2D barcode scanning
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, 4G/LTE
  • Internal thermal receipt printer
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone

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Clover Mini 1

Clover Mini 1 is a countertop device, known for its sleek design and flexibility, featuring a 7" touch display and integrated payment processing capabilities.

Clover Mini 1 device

Clover Mini 1 device

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  • Clover hardened version of Android (AOSP) 4.4 (API Level 19, KitKat)
  • Tegra 4 quad-core CPU
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 8 GB Flash
  • 7", 1280x800 TVDPI display (213ppi)
  • Merchant-facing and customer-facing modes (both in landscape layout)
  • EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, MSR reader
  • Hub with four USB device ports and one RJ12 cash drawer port
  • Front-facing camera for 1D and 2D barcode scanning
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and optional 3G
  • Internal thermal receipt printer
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone

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Clover Flex models and specifications

Clover Flex 3

Clover Flex 3 is a handheld point of sale (POS) from Clover with a 5.99" HD screen, supporting Android 10 and featuring a redesigned payment interface.

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Clover Flex 3 device

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  • Clover hardened version of Android (AOSP) 10 (API Level 29)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash
  • 5.99″, 720×1440 XHDPI display
  • EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, and MSR reader
  • 5MP camera
  • 1D and 2D barcode scanner with a dedicated external button for barcode.
  • Wi-Fi, 4G/LTE
  • Cellular data
    • North America (C045U)—4G/LTE only
    • Europe (C045E)—4G/LTE fallback support for 3G
    • Argentina (C045L)—4G/LTE fallback support for 3G
  • Internal thermal receipt printer
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone

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Clover Flex 2

Clover Flex 2 is a portable point of sale (POS) device with a built-in receipt printer, barcode scanner, and the ability to accept a variety of payment methods.

Clover Flex 2 device

Clover Flex 2 device

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  • Clover hardened version of Android (AOSP) 8.1 (API Level 27, Oreo) upgradable to Android (AOSP) 10.0 (API Level 29)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash
  • 5″, 720×1280 XHDPI display (320ppi)
  • Merchant-facing and customer-facing modes (both in portrait layout)
  • EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, and MSR reader
  • Built-in 5MP camera for 1D and 2D trigger-activated barcode scanner with a dedicated external button for barcode. The camera is forward-looking with a landscape orientation.
  • Wi-Fi, 4G/LTE
  • North America (C043U): 4G/LTE only; Europe (C043E): 4G/LTE only; Argentina (C043L): 3G with 2G fallback
  • Fingerprint reader
  • Internal thermal receipt printer
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone

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Clover Flex

Clover Flex is a handheld device that offers the power of a full point of sale (POS) in a portable form, ideal for payments at the counter, table, or on the go.

Clover Flex device

Clover Flex device

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  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core CPU
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM, 8 GB Flash
  • Clover's hardened version of Android (AOSP) 5.1.1 (API Level 22, Lollipop)
  • 5″, 720×1280 XHDPI display (320ppi)
  • Merchant-facing and customer-facing modes (both in portrait layout)
  • EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, and MSR reader
  • On-screen PIN entry (with a solution for the visually impaired)
  • Built-in camera for 1D and 2D trigger-activated barcode scanner. The camera is forward-looking with a landscape orientation
  • Wi-Fi and 3G (robust applications will assume partial connectivity)
  • Internal thermal receipt printer
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone

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Clover Mobile specifications

Clover Mobile is a mobile device for on-the-go payment processing, designed to work seamlessly with other Clover devices for a comprehensive point of sale (POS) solution.

Clover Mobile

Clover Mobile

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  • Clover's hardened version of Android (AOSP) 4.4 (API Level 19, KitKat)
  • Tegra 4 quad-core CPU
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM, 8 GB Flash
  • 7", 1280x800 TVDPI display (213ppi)
  • EMV chip card reader, NFC reader, MSR reader
  • Trigger-activated 1D and 2D barcode scanner
  • Front facing camera
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and optional 3G
  • Optional charging dock
  • Optional Bluetooth thermal receipt printer
  • 3.5-mm audio jack (with L/R output and mic input), speaker, and microphone
  • 5140 mAh battery

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Clover Go solution and accessories

Clover Go is a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) offering, designed for processing EMV payments through mobile devices. This mobile point of sale (POS) system includes the Clover Go app, which can be installed on various mobile devices, along with compatible device accessories.

The Clover Go app lets merchants monitor, track, and process POS transactions from their mobile devices. Download the Clover Go app from either the Apple App Store or Google Play.

Clover Go accessories include:

  • Clover Go reader: EMV-capable device that pairs with an Apple (iOS®) and Android smartphone or tablet. The reader allows iOS and Android mobile apps to accept swipe, NFC, or EMV transactions with no EMV certification required at the merchant's end. Clover Go reader accepts chip, dip, and contactless payments, including Tap-to-Pay on iPhone, Apple Pay®, Google Pay® and Samsung Pay®.
Clover Go reader

Clover Go reader

  • Clover dock: Go Dock is an accessory to mount your Clover Go reader to accept card payments securely on a countertop. It supports a security lock and USB charging.

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  • Clover Security Plus with all-day, everyday support
  • Connectivity: Micro USB for charging, Bluetooth® to mobile device for payment
  • Battery life: Estimated 160 dip, 160 swipe, or 130 contactless transactions per charge
  • Compatibility: Compatibility: iOS 10 (Bluetooth LE required) and Android 4.4 (and higher)

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Use the Clover Go software development kit (SDK)

  • Clover Go SDK provides a powerful set of features and functionality to develop a robust mobile point-of-sale (POS) app for card-present transactions. Use the Clover Go software development kit (SDK) to integrate iOS® or Android apps with the Clover Go reader. See the Clover Go SDK quick start guides.
  • Clover Go SDK is EMV level 3 certified for the Clover Go Card reader. It provides a secure integration with the payment gateway for card processing.

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Clover device-specific storage guidelines

To manage your Clover device for optimal performance and lifespan, follow the guidelines in each device model:
| Flex | Mini | Station Solo | Station Duo | Station 2 |


Printers

Merchants may use the following devices with Clover:

Printer typePaper widthPaper lengthPixel width
Clover Station Duo Printer3 1/8 in230 ft576 px
Clover Station (2018) Printer3 1/8 in230 ft576 px
Clover Station Printer3 1/8 in230 ft576 px
Clover Mini Internal Printer2 1/4 in85 ft384 px
Clover Flex Internal Printer2 1/4 in50 ft384 px
Clover Mobile Printer2 1/4 in85 ft384 px
Star Micronics SP742ML Kitchen Printer3 in100 - 165 ftN/A

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