What is Samsung Pay?

Samsung Pay is a secure and easy-to-use mobile payment service which can be used to make purchases almost anywhere. Leveraging a new proprietary technology called Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST) and Near Field Communication (NFC), Samsung Pay makes mobile payment more accessible to both merchants and customers.

What are Samsung Pay’s main features?

Samsung Pay enables users to make in-store contactless payments using Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Samsung C5 Pro, Samsung C7 Pro and Samsung C9 Pro. Samsung Pay’s main features are its proprietary MST technology and NFC payments capability which makes it the most accepted mobile payment solution.

How does Samsung Pay work?

Samsung Pay uses proprietary Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST) and Near Field Communication (NFC) to make contactless mobile payments. MST and NFC enables the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Samsung C5 Pro, Samsung C7 Pro and Samsung C9 Pro to make secure transactions with almost every card terminal in the world.

Which devices will support Samsung Pay?

Samsung Pay will initially launch on the Galaxy S8+, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy Note5, Samsung C5 Pro, Samsung C7 Pro and Samsung C9 Pro.

Why should I use Samsung Pay instead of my physical cards?

Samsung Pay offers a simple and convenient payment experience that is quicker than searching through your wallet or purse. Additionally, Samsung Pay adds a level of security to your payment information that physical cards don’t have.

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In which countries Samsung Pay are available?

Samsung Pay has launched in South Korea, the US, China, Spain, Singapore, Australia, Puerto Rico, Brazil, Russia, Thailand, Malaysia and India. Samsung is working to expand Samsung Pay to additional regions.

Can I use Samsung Pay in foreign countries?

With Samsung's advance proprietary technology Magnetic Secure Transaction (MST), Samsung Pay can be used almost everywhere around the globe. Please check your card issuer’s policies for transactions in foreign countries. If you can use your card in the country you are travelling to, you should be able to use Samsung Pay to make a payment.

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