Samsung is celebrating. And is that its mobile payment service, Samsung Pay , has reached 100 million euros in transactions in our country .
It should be noted that Samsung Pay arrived in Spain in 2016 and that it can be used in Galaxy Note8, S8, S8 +, S7 edge, S7 edge, S6 edge, S6 edge, S6 edge +, A8, A5 2016 and 2017 smartphones .
Right now, according to data provided by its creators, it would be the most used service after the mobile payment services offered by banks. In the last year it has accumulated more than 2 million transactions . In this I would have to see the compatibility with establishments that accept contactless payments . Another advantage would be the support of loyalty cards.
“We are very satisfied with the growth and development that Samsung Pay has made in Spain,” says Celestino García, corporate vice president of Samsung Spain, who explains that “it is a service that is part of a unique ecosystem that aims to provide added value to the client, to make his life easier and, therefore, to keep him loyal to the brand “.
“That of people who already use Samsung 70% ensure that one of the reasons to repeat with us is to continue using Samsung Pay confirms that this service is fulfilling its mission,” adds the manager.
An IPSOS study for Samsung reveals that, in general terms, the phenomenon of mobile payment is increasing. It is a service that 75% of respondents know. From 2016 to 2017 the use of mobile payments would have grown from 5% to 19%.