Shopify POS

Learn more about Shopify POS. Includes Shopify POS key information, pricing, customer reviews, and FAQs.

Updated on January 28th, 2020

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Updated 28th of January 2020

Updated pricing.

Shopify POS is a mobile credit card reader that can be used to facilitate order processing, receipt generation, and payment processing using iOS and Android devices. Businesses can use Shopify to easily process online and in-store payments.


Plan Name

Monthly Pricing







Advanced Shopify


Shopify POS

Pros: One platform for eCommerce and point of sale payment processing.

Cons: There is no free version.

Bottomline: A sleek and reliable app-based mobile payment system that you can use online and in-store.

Key Information:

Legal Name

Shopify Inc.


Tobias Lütke

Founding Date

Jun 02, 2004


150 Elgin Street, 8th Floor, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K2P 1L4

Number of Employees


Number of Customers




+1 613-241-2828



What is Shopify POS?

Shopify POS is a mobile eCommerce app that lets you sell your Shopify store products in a physical retail setting. Payment can be processed by browsing your store's products, selecting the item and swiping the customer's card. Receipts can be physically printed or emailed to the customer.

Where do I get the Shopify mobile App?

You can find the Shopify POS app on Google Play and the App Store.

What does Shopify POS Cost?

Shopify POS plans range from $29.00 to $299.00 per month.

How do I contact Shopify POS support?

You can contact Shopify POS via the support page or by visiting the Shopify community page.

Is there a Shopify POS free trial?

Yes, Shopify POS offers a full feature 14 day free trial.

What are some Shopify POS alternatives?

Customer Reviews:


Reviewed: Feb 19, 2019

Source: Reddit

I've been using it since early on. It went through some growing pains, but it's really solid and useful now. If you're using their ecommerce solution and wanting to add a POS system, this is definitely the way to go.


Reviewed: Feb 19, 2019

Source: Reddit

We run our shop to on it and it works perfectly. The integration with the website is seamless. Payment widget good - only issue is it goes to sleep too quickly. The way gift cards bought via the website can be redeemed in the shop without any friction is a real plus. Zero negatives for us.

Edit to mention that we use it on an ipad with wirelessly connected receipt printer which in turn is wire connected to a cash drawer. The card payment reader is bluetooth connected to the ipad. Just in case we ever lose internet or the ipad dies we’ve tested iphone and android phone and the POS worked perfectly on both. In an emergency, you can take payment via manual entry on the the screen rather than the reader and you can email receipts rather than print them. Apple pay works fine too.


Reviewed: Oct 09, 2016

Source: Reddit

We were one of the first POS users on Shopify. It worked perfectly for us for about 1.5 yrs until we went back to online only.

The biggest benefit for us was keeping online/store inventory straight.


Reviewed: Feb 19, 2019

Source: Reddit

I haven’t used it in a couple of years (sold that business), but it was pretty good back then and always improving. From what I’ve heard it’s still pretty solid.


Reviewed: Oct 10, 2016

Source: Reddit

I've been using shopify POS for my brick and mortar store for about 3 full weeks now. No huge complaints yet. Definitely go with the iPad version and get the hardware on Amazon - it's cheaper. Don't forget the cash drawer cable though. We were previously using a Casio cash register so shopify is a major upgrade in just about every sense.