Android is already a top smartphone OS in UK offering many features like unlimited photos storage, and in the next few months it is bringing Android Pay to the user making it more useful especially on the shopping front and now user will be able to pay by just using their smartphones, just tap to pay.
According to Android, Android Pay will support MasterCard and Visa credit and debit cards from many of the UK’s major financial institutions — including Bank of Scotland, First Direct, Halifax, HSBC, Lloyds Bank, M&S Bank, MBNA and Nationwide Building Society, and they will keep on updating the list of supported institutions.
User will be able to use Android pay wherever contactless payment are accepted, including your favorite places at which to shop and eat every day, such as Boots, Costa Coffee, Waitrose, and more. You can also tap and pay as you go across London on the Tube, buses and trains, using Android Pay with Transport for London (TfL).
Android pay will be making it easy for you to pay with your favourite apps so that you don’t have enter to details every time, apps included are JD Sports, Deliveroo, YPlan, and more.
Android has also teamed up with many leading payment platforms, processors, and technology providers in the UK, making it easier for developers to use Android pay in their app. Visit the Android Pay API developer site to learn more.