0
Wireless

Samsung Pay will add selfie payment - report

Monday 20 March 2017 | 14:05 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
Samsung's upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, will use facial-recognition technology for mobile payments within months of release, Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the matter, who said the move will make it stand out among competitor's such as Apple's iPhone. While previous Galaxy phones have allowed users to unlock their phones with facial recognition, the S8 would be the first to use the technology to verify financial payment applications.The smartphone, which will be unveiled later this month, will combine fingerprint, iris and facial detection to verify users

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

The background article you want to read is available for International Plus and Premium subscribers.

But if you register below, we will send the article to your email address for free.

Register at Telecompaper

 

Buy International Plus or Premium subscription


Subscriptions

Already International Plus or Premium subscriber?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung
Countries: World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

iPhone


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Samsung Pay expands to Sweden, UAE, Hong Kong, Switzerland

Published 27 Apr 2017 13:38 CET | Hong Kong
Samsung Electronics said it expanding Samsung Pay to Sweden, the UAE, Hong Kong and Switzerland. Samsung Pay will integrate ...

Apple, Samsung, Android payments to surge in 2017

Published 11 Apr 2017 11:03 CET | World
Users of device-based contactless payment systems such as Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, and Google's Android Pay, will exceed 100 ...

Samsung expands Samsung Pay with new partners

Published 03 Apr 2017 13:31 CET | World
Samsung has announced that Samsung Pay will be expanded with new partnerships, aimed at new services and markets. In association ...

Samsung zet in op voortzetting duopolie met Apple

Published 28 Mar 2017 09:14 CET | World
Samsung zal woensdag a.s. zijn nieuwe topmodel smartphone lanceren, maar zo goed als alle specificaties van de Galaxy S8 zijn ...

Samsung Pay goes live in India

Published 22 Mar 2017 11:00 CET | India
Samsung Electronics has launched its flagship mobile payments service dubbed 'Samsung Pay' in India. The first commercial ...

Samsung's S8 will use facial-recognition for mobile payments

Published 17 Mar 2017 09:52 CET | World
Samsung's upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, will use facial-recognition technology for mobile payments within months ...

Samsung Pay to cover Malaysia, Russia and Thailand

Published 26 Oct 2016 11:30 CET | World
Samsung Electronics announced Samsung Pay will add Malaysia, Russia and Thailand to the roadmap, which will bring the convenience ...

Samsung takes the first step with iris scan for mobile payment

Published 05 Aug 2016 16:28 CET | Netherlands
Samsung has introduced an iris scanner in the new Galaxy Note 7. This iris scanner can be used to unlock the device, but ...





EUR 8.1
Proximus lowest prepaid ARPU, at EUR 8.1
Belgium  |  2017Q1

Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Jul KPN Q2 2017
26 Jul Telefonica Deutschland Q2 2017
26 Jul Limelight Networks Q2 2017
26 Jul Telefonica Brasil Q2 2017
26 Jul Orange Belgium Q2 2017
26 Jul Fortinet Q2 2017
26 Jul STMicroelectronics Q2 2017
26 Jul AltiGen Communications Q2 2017
26 Jul Mellanox Technologies Q2 2017
26 Jul TE Connectivity fiscal Q3
26 Jul Netgear Q2 2017
26 Jul Paypal Q2 2017
26 Jul Telesat Q2 2017
26 Jul Etisalat Q2 2017
26 Jul Orange Poland Q2 2017
26 Jul Facebook Q2 2017
26 Jul Ooredoo Q2 2017
26 Jul Turk Telekom Q2 2017
26 Jul F5 networks fiscal Q3
26 Jul Analytics Leaders Summit 2017
26 Jul IoT Summit 2017
27 Jul Digital Realty Q2 2017
27 Jul American Tower Q2 2017
27 Jul VeriSign Q2 2017
27 Jul 8x8 Q2 2017
27 Jul Telecom Italia Q2 2017
27 Jul Charter Communications Q2 2017
27 Jul Telefonica Q2 2017
27 Jul Nokia Q2 2017
27 Jul Altice Q2 2017
27 Jul Verizon Q2 2017
27 Jul Comcast Q2 2017
27 Jul Orange Q2 2017
27 Jul Idea Cellular fiscal Q1
27 Jul Dialog Semiconductor Q2 2017
27 Jul Sky fiscal Q4
27 Jul ATN Q2 2017
27 Jul MobileIron Q2 2017
27 Jul Mitel Q2 2017
27 Jul Microsemi fiscal Q3
27 Jul Netscout fiscal Q1
27 Jul Intelsat Q2 2017
27 Jul Amazon.com Q2 2017
27 Jul DSP Group Q2 2017
27 Jul Twitter Q2 2017
27 Jul InterDigital Q2 2017
::: More Calendar Items