Android Pay arrives in Russian Federation

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At this time, it's still not clear exactly which banks - and more specifically, which cards - will work with Android Pay when it launches.

After PayPal and Google announced last month that they will be offering U.S. customers the chance to use their PayPal credentials in Android Pay, it looks as though the integration is going live.

Since the link relies exclusively on the PayPal balance and not on any cards associated with the account, Android Pay requires a "top-up" card and a "top-up amount" to pull from if that balance drops to zero. When you're ready to pay, just hold your phone near the payment terminal and wait for the checkmark to appear. "Just tap the "Add to Android Pay" button to enable your card in Android Pay without entering your card information".

Where can I use Android Pay?

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At that point previous year, more than one Canadian Android user told us that the payments service suddenly started working with some cards - and presumably stopped working shortly after.

There are already "thousands" of stores and establishments where Android owners can go to and use Android Pay, like Burger King, Starbucks, H&M, McDonalds, and a lot of other local brands and businesses. In these regions, it has partnered with multiple banks to enable quick and easy in app and contactless transactions through Android Pay.

Shopping in apps like Lamoda, OneTwoTrip, or Rambler-Kassa? Here some of the apps that accept Android Pay now, with more coming soon! Tapping that would bring you to the screen where you would be able to link your Android Pay account with the PayPal app.