Samsung has announced that it has signed up some more payment providers for its Samsung Pay mobile payment system in the US.
The list of new banks that will support Samsung Pay include Chase, PNC Bank, TD Bank, SunTrust, Fifth Third Bank, Key Bank, Silicon Valley Bank, Security Service Federal Credit Union, Navy Federal Credit Union, Virginia Credit Union, Associated Bank, Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union and People’s United Bank.
Samsung has said that these banks will be added to Samsung Pay in the coming months and that it will also add support for Discover next year.
Samsung is now working with the four payment networks: American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa, major banks including Bank of America, Chase, Citi, U.S. Bank, and key financial partners including Blackhawk Network, First Data, Synchrony Financial, TSYS, and Vantiv to extend Samsung Pay to the U.S.
We heard yesterday that Samsung’s mobile payment service had reached one million users in South Korea, the company has yet to announce how many people in the US are using the service.