Non-contact mobile payments are increasingly present in our lives. Added comfort and security offered by these systems leave in diapers to any other conventional payment system. And all this revolution, was thanks to Apple.
Apple Pay, came to Spain a few days ago for the same purpose with which it was launched in the United States, completely change the way we paid for everything we buy. Regardless if this purchase is carried out through a physical store, or an application.
How to set up Apple Pay on iPhone
And teach you to use Apple Pay on the iPad , today, we continue with the series of tutorials of this new service. But this time with the iPhone. In this case, all iPhone launched from iPhone 6 (included) are compatible with the system, so if we have a new device, can use it without problems.
Yes, again we must take into account the limitation of supported banks, because, today, only Banco Santander, Carrefour (with its Pass card), and Ticket Restaurant are prepared to use Apple Pay. Once we have verified that we meet the requirements, we start up.
To begin with , we go to the app Wallet, which will show a new section dedicated to Apple Pay. To start the process, we choose Add a credit card or debit card. Once we have verified Apple ID password, we have to choose between scan our card with the camera to collect data automatically or enter them manually.
Anyway, once we have completed the fields with our full name and our card number, we will be asked for the expiration date and the security code. After this we follow a quick verification process, which vary depending on the card issuer. With this, we will finalize the configuration of Apple Pay on our iPhone.
Now, just we have to bring our device to any POS with contactless payment, or make a purchase on any compatible app, and Apple Pay will be activated automatically. We verified the purchase with Touch ID, and that's it, everything is ready to use in our day to day.