Apple launched Apple Pay in Russia today, stability a general enlargement of a contactless remuneration system. The use is accessible during initial to Sberbank and Mastercard clients, according to the Tass Russian news agency, that cited a matter published on Sberbank’s website.
With today’s expansion, Apple Pay is now accessible in 10 countries given rising in 2014, including a US, UK, China, Australia, and Canada. Samsung’s competing service, Samsung Pay, launched in Russia final month, and is accessible in 9 countries. Google’s Android Pay, which launched in a US in 2015, has expanded to a UK, Australia, and Singapore, and will soon be available on a mobile web, according to a new blog post. Apple Pay began rolling out opposite a web final month, with a recover of iOS 10 and macOS Sierra.