Technology Samsung Pay will soon tap into your PayPal account

19:07  17 july  2017
19:07  17 july  2017 Source:   Engadget

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Here’s how to link your PayPal account to your Samsung Galaxy S5 if the PayPal app is not already installed on your phone Tap Pay with PayPal . You will now be able to manage your account at PayPal .com by loggingg into your PayPal Account and clicking on the PayPal Credit section.

Tapping your money away is about to get easier. Thanks to an update announced today, you'll soon be able to activate your PayPal account in Android Pay and use it online, in apps and in physical stores.

  Samsung Pay will soon tap into your PayPal account © Provided by Engadget Samsung Pay has been steadily increasing its payment options since it debuted two years ago, and now it's adding a new vendor to its services. Soon, Samsung Pay users will be able to use PayPal in-app, in-store and online.

Users can add their PayPal accounts to Samsung Pay and use their PayPal wallet anywhere Samsung Pay is accepted. And because it uses proprietary MST (Magnetic Secure Transmission) technology, which allows you to use Samsung Pay at terminals that don't accept NFC, it's accepted more places than any other mobile payment platform. Merchants will also be able to accept Samsung Pay online through PayPal's Braintree.

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Soon they can start using the same PayPal account to tap and pay with their phones in stores and speed through checkout in Android apps. They’ll now bank upon their trust among users to eliminate friction from competitors like Apple Pay , Samsung Pay and others.

Secure. Works Almost Anywhere. Coming soon . With Samsung Pay , anywhere you can swipe or tap your card, you'll be able to use Samsung Pay .* Samsung Pay on Gear S3 is integrated into your Gear software. 2. Activate your Samsung account and tap to add a card. 3. You need to enable Screen lock ( tap turn on).

Using PayPal wallet with Samsung Pay is only currently available in the United States. However, Samsung is working on expanding PayPal wallet support to the 18 other markets it serves, including Spain, South Korea, China and India, soon.

This is a good move for PayPal as well. The service has been moving more and more into mobile payment methods. With these integrations, you may soon be able to use your PayPal account just like a real bank account.

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