Samsung Pay launched in India

Just last week, Samsung started accepting registrations for early access to its mobile payments service Samsung Pay in India, and today the service has been officially launched – those who registered for the early access program can use Samsung Pay now.

In addition to supporting credit and debit cards (MasterCard and Visa) from a handful of banks including Axis, HDFC, ICICI, SBI, and Standard Chartered, the service also allows you to add your Paytm wallet accounts in the app.

Currently, only those owning a Galaxy S7/S7 edge, S6 edge+, Note5, Galaxy A5 (2016), or Galaxy A7 (2016) can…