Samsung Pay available in Australia

Thursday 16 June 2016 | 08:51 CET | News
Samsung Electronics Australia launched the company's mobile payment service, Samsung Pay. The mobile payment service works almost anywhere one can pay with a participating credit or debit card. Samsung Pay is available on compatible Samsung smartphones including the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, with specific availability varying by local operator. The arrival of Samsung Pay in Australia follows successful launches in South Korea, the US, China and Spain. At launch, Samsung Pay partners in Australia will be American Express and

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung
Countries: Australia
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