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NFC and Payment

NFC and payment uses the Near-Field Communication (NFC) feature of your phone. You can send information using NFC, including payment through mobile payment services at businesses that support this function.

Access NFC and Payment

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Connections connections icon.
  2. Tap NFC and payment.

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  3. Tap settings to configure them.
  • Your settings are saved and implemented.

Enable NFC and Android Beam

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Connections connections icon.
  2. Tap NFC and payment.

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  3. Tap On/Off to enable NFC.
  4. Tap Android Beam, and then tap On/Off to enable Android Beam.
  • NFC and Android Beam are enabled.

Tap and Pay

With your phone and a payment app (such as Samsung Pay), you can use your phone to pay for items by tapping it to an item at the point-of-purchase. You must have a payment app set up on your phone to use it with Tap and Pay.

Note: Tap and Pay payment apps may be downloaded from Google Play store. See Google Play Store.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Connections connections icon.
  2. Tap NFC and payment.

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  3. Tap Tap and pay.
  • Tap and pay payment apps you have installed are display.
  • Available options depend on the payment app(s) you have set up on your phone.