Lightspeed vs Clover: Discover a POS that meets your needs

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Lightspeed vs Clover: Discover a POS that meets your needs

The complete retail POS system comparison:
Lightspeed vs Clover

We do inventory management like no one else. And that's not all. From recurring monthly revenue through subscriptions to effortless eCommerce management and more, see why retailers pick Lightspeed over Clover.

Main features

Complete inventory system

Contactless, mobile payments

Recurring revenue with Subscriptions

Item import tool

Complete omnichannel solution on one platform

Custom reorder points

Purchase order management

Complete multi-store management

Special orders and layaways

Customer relationship management

Integrated omnichannel Loyalty program

Complete built-in interactive reporting

Cloud-based across all devices

Track service and work orders

Extensive network of integrations

1:1 onboarding and 24/7 support

Local multi-lingual support teams around the world

Free trial accounts

Clover
Main features
Complete inventory system
Contactless, mobile payments
Recurring revenue with Subscriptions
Item import tool
Complete omnichannel solution on one platform
Custom reorder points
Purchase order management
Complete multi-store management
Special orders and layaways
Customer relationship management
Integrated omnichannel Loyalty program
Complete built-in interactive reporting
Cloud-based across all devices
Track service and work orders
Extensive network of integrations
1:1 onboarding and 24/7 support
Local multi-lingual support teams around the world
Free trial accounts
Clover
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Why ex-Clover retailers are falling in love with Lightspeed

Built-in inventory control

Unlike Clover, Lightspeed offers a complete inventory system integrated into the POS. Sell serialized items, create bundles and organize products with many variations.

Process special orders / layaways for free

With Clover, you can't offer this to your customers. Lightspeed lets you order products that aren't in stock and put them on hold, all for free.

Integrated omnichannel systems

Our system enables you to run your retail and online store from the same user-friendly interface (the way it should be). That means less work for you.

Customer-centric tools

Order special items for your customers and put them on hold, all for free. Offer recurring subscriptions to products, services and repairs, and more with easily-managed systems from Lightspeed.

Free onboarding and 24/7 support

We're always there for you. All of our customers get free personalized training and 24/7 phone, email and chat support.

In-depth reporting

Pull detailed reports on profit, sales, customers, employees and anything else your POS touches. Clover can't tell you that much.

Get going with Lightspeed faster.

Migrating from Clover to Lightspeed Retail? No problem. Transfer your data using Doosync by Enkidoo so you can pick your business up where you left off. No compromising your data—just business continuity with your brand new Lightspeed POS system.

“The beauty of Lightspeed is that when it sells in store, it’s taken off the website—which was a big issue before. Now customers see it online, and they know what we have before we do.”

The complete restaurant POS system comparison:
Lightspeed vs Clover

See what you can do with the cloud. Offer delivery service with less hassle, update your menus from anywhere, speed up your back-end and more. See why restaurants are picking Lightspeed over Clover.

Main features

Cloud-based

Offline mode with full feature set

Free trial accounts

Tablet & smartphone table-side ordering

Free 1:1 onboarding

Free 24/7 support

Cloud product & menu control

Fully customizable floor plan

Built-in customizable reports

Multi-location capabilities that help you grow

Advanced coursing and table service

Multiple check-splitting options and single-seat checkout

Built-in and add-on CRM and loyalty options

Self-order menu with kiosk and table service options

Flexible payment integrations

PMS integration

Extensive network of integrations

Ability to go fully paperless

Minimal investment in hardware

Local multilingual support teams all over the world

Supports partial payments

Clover
Main features
Cloud-based
Offline mode with full feature set
Free trial accounts
Tablet & smartphone table-side ordering
Free 1:1 onboarding
Free 24/7 support
Cloud product & menu control
Fully customizable floor plan
Built-in customizable reports
Multi-location capabilities that help you grow
Advanced coursing and table service
Multiple check-splitting options and single-seat checkout
Built-in and add-on CRM and loyalty options
Self-order menu with kiosk and table service options
Flexible payment integrations
PMS integration
Extensive network of integrations
Ability to go fully paperless
Minimal investment in hardware
Local multilingual support teams all over the world
Supports partial payments
Clover
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Why ex-Clover restaurateurs are falling in love with Lightspeed

Free trial accounts

We've got nothing to hide. Unlike Clover, you can try Lightspeed out with a free trial account.

1:1 onboarding to get started right

Lightspeed wants to help you get set up with your new system, and we do it for free. Clover doesn't.

Intuitive coursing and bill splitting

Easily manage the flow of checks and let your customers split the bill however they want.

Work wherever you want

Access the tools you use to run your business from any computer or tablet. That's the power of the cloud.

No internet? No problem

Get access to every feature you need to run your restaurant, even if your internet connection is down. Once you're back online, all your data is synchronized.

Free around-the-clock support

We're there for you. All of our customers get free personalized training and 24/7 phone, email and chat support.

“I can look at the pub or at home to see what’s not selling quickly and what’s selling really quickly; it really helps me with my ordering.“