Apple continues with its expansion process of its telematics service, Apple Pay .
While many countries still waiting the setting up this service, now it is the turn to Taiwan . That after winning a series of agreements, joins the list of countries that can use the Apple payment service .
Apple Pay comes to Taiwan Taiwan
turns out to be the 14th country in the list of countries that have the service. Apple Pay
lands at Taiwan allowing to use Visa and MasterCard cards thanks to agreements with 7 banks (including 4 of the more nation’s largest):
- Taishin International Bank Taipei Fubon Bank
- Standard Chartered Bank
- Cathay United Bank CTBC Bank
- E.SUN Bank
- Union Bank of Taiwan
concerning the business they will allow to make purchases are all those that are currently supported for terminals NFC y:
- The Breeze Center
- Far Eastern Department Stores Sogo
- PXMart Carrefour
in the Apple website of Taiwan residents of that country will find all the necessary information to use the service.
Banks that allow its use, credit cards accepted and general information of the service.
has evolved since its launch there by June 2015 (in the framework of the WWDC).
From being an exclusive system of payment through our iPhone, using sensors and security mechanisms (NFC and Touch ID), to include other devices such as the Apple Watch, iPad and Mac (thanks to macOS Sierra).
is currently possible to use Apple Pay in the following countries:
- United States United Kingdom
- China Singapore
- France Hong Kong
- New Zealand
- Japan Spain
and there are plans to expand to other countries where it seems that Italy may be next.
in terms of the supported device, find a: iPhone
6 and 6 Plus