Google launches Android Pay within the UK

As promised, Google has introduced Android Pay to the UK. The app is now reside within the Google Play Retailer, which means anybody with a suitable credit score or debit card can hyperlink their checking account and begin making funds. The Financial institution of Scotland, First Direct, Halifax, HSBC, Lloyds Financial institution, M&S Financial institution, MBNA and Nationwide Constructing Society are all on board at launch, nevertheless it’d take a short while earlier than your specific financial institution is up and operating. Oh, and do not anticipate Barclays to help Android Pay any time quickly. It is somewhat preoccupied with its personal Android app.

As soon as the whole lot is about up, you’ll use Android Pay virtually anyplace contactless funds are supported within the UK. It can additionally combine with different Android apps, together with Deliveroo and YPlan, so you do not have to enter your cost or handle particulars each time.

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