Tag: taptopay

Google Pay rolls out Tap-to-pay feature for Axis Bank and SBI Card on Visa payments network



a close up of a computer: Google Pay rolls out Tap-to-pay feature for Axis Bank and SBI Card on Visa payments network


© Akanksha Sarma
Google Pay rolls out Tap-to-pay feature for Axis Bank and SBI Card on Visa payments network

Google has officially rolled out support for card-based payments with its tokenization feature on Google Pay. The search engine giant has worked with Visa and banking partners like Axis Bank, SBI, Kotak Mahindra Bank, etc, to allow users to safely transact with their cards and use Tap-to-pay feature on NFC-enabled POS terminals and online merchants. 

Through tokenization, Google Pay Android users can use their debit or credit card to make payments through a secure digital token attached to their phone without having to physically share their credit or debit card details. The feature also works with online merchants, delivering more native and seamless OTP experiences without being redirected to 3D Secure sites.

The feature is currently available to all users of Axis Bank and SBI Card, with Kotak and more banks

Read More

Google Pay partners with Visa bringing tap-to-pay for Indian issues

Google Pay in collaboration with Visa and banking partners on Monday rolled out tokenisation across its platform, enabling users to safely transact with their cards and use Tap-to-pay feature on near-field communication (NFC)-enabled point of sale (POS) terminals and online merchants.

The feature is now available to users of Axis and SBI Card, with Kotak and more banks expected to follow suit very soon.

With tokenisation, Google Pay Android users can use their debit or credit card to make payments through a secure digital token attached to their phone without having to physically share their credit or debit card details.

Advertisement


“We are hopeful that the tokenisation feature will further encourage users to transact securely and safely in the current times, and expand merchant transactions both online and offline,” said Sajith Sivanandan, Business Head: Google Pay and NBU-India.

The feature also works with online merchants, delivering more native and seamless

Read More