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Samsung Pay to provide US online shopping in 2016

Tuesday 29 December 2015 | 09:30 CET | News
Samsung Pay will provide online payment support and will be available on a higher number of handsets in 2016 in the US, writes Reuters citing global co-general manager of Samsung Pay, Thomas Ko. Ko spoke during an interview. He did not say which other countries Samsung Pay would expand to. Ko said Samsung Pay is already the most widely accepted mobile wallet in the US as it is compatible with new and older credit card terminals, unlike Apple Pay and Alphabet Inc's Android Pay that require retailers to install new equipment. Nonetheless, customer adoption remains an obstacle as many shoppers

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Companies: Apple / Samsung
Countries: United States
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