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You’ll soon be able to use Samsung Pay to board a train in Sydney

You’ll soon be able to use Samsung Pay on your phone to pay for public transport across New South Wales. Samsung announced Wednesday that commuters will simply tap their phone on any Opal terminal, which already accepts credit card payments, to board a train or ferry. You won’t even need […]
You’ll soon be able to use Samsung Pay to board a train in Sydney
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ANZ is the first Big Four bank on both Samsung Pay and Apple Pay

ANZ has joined Samsung Pay, becoming the first of the big four Australian banks to be on all three major digital wallets. The bank had already been the only one of the majors to be on Apple Pay and was already available on Android Pay. “Samsung has strong device market […]
ANZ is the first Big Four bank on both Samsung Pay and Apple Pay
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Samsung Pay was just enabled for 1.7 million Australians

Samsung Pay has brought payment solutions outsourcer Cuscal onto its platform, meaning 38 Australian banks and credit unions have now enabled smartphone and watch payments for their customers. Cuscal’s horde of financial institutions join existing members Westpac, Citibank and American Express on the contactless digital wallet. Their customers can now […]
Samsung Pay was just enabled for 1.7 million Australians
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Samsung Pay just launched in Australia

Korean consumer electronics company Samsung launched Samsung Pay in Australia. The Apple Pay rival works on a range of Samsung smartphones including the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, and has the potential to be the country’s leading contactless […]
Samsung Pay just launched in Australia
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It looks like Samsung Pay is coming to Australia next week

Apple Pay rival, Samsung Pay, looks set to launch next week in Australia on Samsung Galaxy smartphones. The company’s website is currently taking registrations to notify people when it becomes available. It has mid-2016 listed as the intended launch date in Australia, with an announcement set down for early next […]
It looks like Samsung Pay is coming to Australia next week
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Like Apple Pay, you’ll need an American Express card for Samsung Pay

While we still haven’t got a date on the launch of Samsung Pay in Australia, other than “2016”, we did get new details on financial institution support today. American Express will be the first partner to launch with Samsung Pay, like with Apple, which means for the time being you’ll […]
Like Apple Pay, you’ll need an American Express card for Samsung Pay