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Samsung Pay starts testing in Brazil

Thursday 23 June 2016 | 12:43 CET | News
Samsung Pay will launch soon in Brazil and is already being tested by a selected number of users. The system uses MST and NFC technologies, transforming the smartphone into a digital wallet. Samsung's technology can now be used in different stores of the brand, supermarkets, pharmacies, restaurants, petrol stations, and other establishments. At the time of launch, holders of debit and credit cards will have the option to make payments using the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge +, Galaxy A5 and A7 (2016), Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung
Countries: Brazil
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