Samsung is gradually expanding its mobile payments solution Samsung Pay in different global markets and devices.
Recently, the company officially introduced Samsung Pay in Hong Kong in collaboration with American Express, Bank of China (Hong Kong), Citibank, Dah Sing Bank, DBS and Standard Chartered.
“Less than two years ago, Samsung Pay came to life in Korea with a simple mission: To empower customers with mobile payments that are simple, secure and available almost anywhere,” said Thomas Ko, VP of Samsung Pay.
“Today, Samsung Pay is so much more. Our launches in different parts of the world demonstrate governments’ and consumers’ changing attitudes towards progressing to a cashless society.”
Report suggests that customers will be able to make payments using the service if they own an NFC-enabled Galaxy device released in fall 2015. This also brings bad news that customers with a Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge.