Apple Pay in Russia: how to set up a payment service for iPhone and Apple Watch
October 4, the Russian earned a payment service Apple Pay. This is a joint initiative of Sberbank and Mastercard, to take advantage of the service holders of Bank cards of the payment system.
To configure Apple Pay in Russia iPhone owners simply add their credit or debit card in the Wallet app. On any device, you can use up to eight cards. To pay using Apple Pay in stores with iPhone SE iPhone 6 and more new models and Apple Watch.
Before you start setting up Apple Pay, make sure that your device and the Bank card support service. At the time of launch of service in Russia Apple pay system only works with the savings Bank and only Mastercard.
How to configure Apple Pay in Russia:
Step 1: On your iPhone navigate to the Wallet app.
Step 2: Click “Add card payment”.
Step 3: Follow the steps for adding a new card. Enter the card details manually or using the camera.
Step 4: Enter your name and additional information (security code, expiration date) of your card.
Step 5: Confirm the correctness of data input by means of SMS.
That’s all! Now you can use your iPhone to pay for purchases in stores. The first about Apple Pay announced in the network “Magnit”.
How to configure Apple Pay on Apple Watch
Step 1: Open the Watch app on the iPhone, and then navigate to “My watches”. If you have a few hours, select one of them.
Step 2: Click ‘ Wallet and Apple Pay.
Step 3: Follow these steps to add a card. If the map is already stored on your iPhone, click “Add” next to the map. To add a new card, click Add Card. When prompted to add the card, just enter the security code.
Step 4: Enter the security code, click “Next” and wait for receipt of the SMS with the verification code.
After that your Bank card will be connected to Apple Pay on the Apple Watch. You can pay for your purchases with the help of “smart” hours.