- Samsung is planning the availability of its mobile payment system in the United States to increase significantly in 2016. Users need while shopping online can pay with Samsung Pay. Even more smartphones will support the electronic purse.
Samsung Pay made his debut last August in South Korea just a handful of Samsung phones from the top segment. In September, followed by a small-scale introduction in the United States.
Thomas Ko, CEO of Samsung Pay, told Reuters late know, probably from next year also lower priced Samsung handsets will offer the payment service. In addition, the service will pay for short-term support line.
Samsung Pay is used as a significant advance on the payment of Apple and Android that technology is already used in many stores. To support Samsung Pay retailers therefore need to install new equipment as is the case with Apple and Android Pay Pay.
If Samsung Pay also will accept online payments, means that competition for services like PayPal and Visa Checkout.
It is not yet known when Samsung Pay to the Netherlands.