Samsung Pay launched in India, available on select devices

Samsung has officially launched Samsung Pay service in India. The service is now available across select Galaxy devices including Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy A7 (2017), Galaxy A5 (2017), Galaxy A7 (2016), and Galaxy A5 (2016). The supported devices would have already gotten an update that enables the Samsung Pay app on the device.

Samsung Pay in India works with a wide range of credit and debit cards from various banks, including Axis, HDFC, ICICI, SBI, and Standard Chartered. Apart from cards, Samsung Pay in India also works with Paytm, with UPI support arriving in future. Samsung has also partnered with multiple merchants to enable payment and also provide offers on using Samsung Pay.