Lightspeed POS Data Readers & Support

Our high-performance data readers integrate effortlessly with Lightspeed's retail POS systems to help eliminate human errors and create a more streamlined data capture system. Lightspeed POS-compatible barcode scanners speed up the data collection process for stock lookups, order fulfillments, and more. Find set up and support information with Lightspeed POS systems.

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About Lightspeed

Lightspeed Opens New Window stands as a global solution that offers cloud-integrated point-of-sale systems tailored for a variety of retail spaces and restaurants. More than just a transactional tool, Lightspeed brings together comprehensive inventory oversight, loyalty programs, in-depth analytics, and the convenience of cloud mobility into a unified platform. It extends its capabilities to improve accounting processes, provide payment solutions, and even seamlessly integrate with specialized partners to cater to your unique business demands.

Trade in your old data reader

Need a 2D barcode scanner? We will upgrade your old data reader with any new model. Use the code below for an additional $10 rebate (refunded upon receipt of the old unit) on top of Socket Mobile's standard trade-in rates.

Rebate Code: Lightspeed Upgrade

We also recommend these Lightspeed-compatible data readers:

Find additional products compatible with Lightspeed

Explore all Socket Mobile data readers (all Lightspeed POS compatible) or find the reader best suited for your needs with the Product Selection Tool below.


Our readers are used in every environment of almost every industry. The recommendations above are based on the most typical environments but may not be a match for yours. We created our reader selection tool Opens Worldwide Website to help you find the data reader best suited for your particular environment. Give it a try!

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How to Set Up Your Barcode Scanner with Lightspeed POS


  1. Download Socket Mobile Companion Opens New Window from the Apple App store and follow the set-up instructions within the app.
  2. Once connected, launch Lightspeed POS on your iPhone or iPad.


  1. Follow the instructions in the Lightspeed set up video Opens New Window.

Lightspeed has not yet added support for our barcode scanners on Android devices. We hope this is remedied soon.

To use your barcode reader with Lightspeed on an Apple Mac or Windows PC, the reader must be in Basic Keyboard Mode. Please follow these instructions to pair your reader.

Helpful Tips

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  • After lightspeed POS is updated, restart your device to ensure robust Bluetooth connectivity with the scanner.

Need more help with Lightspeed?

Our support team is happy to assist.