Android Pay arrives in Russia
24 May 2017 | 2032 views | 0
Stepping out for groceries or an afternoon coffee? You’ll no longer need to bring anything more than your phone.
Starting today, Android Pay is available in Russia - which means you’ll be able to enjoy a simpler and more secure way to pay across all 11 time zones.
Android Pay lets you check out quickly and easily in some of your favorite stores and apps - gone are the days of fumbling for credit cards and counting cash. Get the Android Pay app from Google Play and add your eligible card to get started. When you’re ready to pay, just hold your phone near the payment terminal and wait for the checkmark to appear. You can also add all your loyalty cards to Android Pay so they’re easily accessible.
Where can I use Android Pay?
Whether you’re fueling your car, grabbing coffee with breakfast, buying groceries, or going to the cinema, you can use Android Pay anywhere that accepts contactless payments -just look for either of these logos when you’re ready to pay.
Thousands of your favorite places already accept Android Pay, including Magnit, Perekrestok, Starbucks, KFC and Rosneft. And with your loyalty cards saved in the Android Pay app, there’s no need to carry them around anymore.
Shopping in apps like Lamoda, OneTwoTrip, or Rambler-Kassa? Breeze through checkout with Android Pay. You’ll no longer have to enter your payment details every time -look for the Android Pay button and you can pay with a single tap. Here some of the apps that accept Android Pay now, with more coming soon!
And if you’re an online merchant, we've teamed up with several processors to make it even easier for you to accept Android Pay in your apps and sites. Visit the Android Pay API developer site to learn more.