How To Use Android Pay

Where you can use Android Pay

With Android Pay, you can pay with your Android phone in stores where you see contactless terminals with either of these logos:

 

To find places near you that accept Android Pay, open the app and touch .

Note: You’ll need to turn on NFC to pay with contactless terminals. Check to see if it’s turned on in your phone’s settings app.

How to pay

You don't have to open the Android Pay app to make a purchase with your NFC phone. Just follow these steps:

  1. Wake up and unlock your phone.
  2. Hold the back of your phone against the contactless payment terminal.
  3. If prompted, choose "Credit" regardless of your type of card.
  4. For debit card transactions, you may have to enter a PIN. Use the PIN you set up with your bank.

Pay with a non-default card or account

You can make a one-time payment with a non-default card. If you want to switch cards for future purchases, you can change your default card.

To use a card other than your default card or account:

  1. Unlock your device.
  2. Open the Android Pay app.
  3. Tap the card you wish to use for the transaction.
  4. Hold the back of your phone against the contactless payment terminal.
  5. If prompted, choose "Credit" regardless of your type of card.
  6. For debit card transactions, you may have to enter a PIN. Use the PIN you set up with your bank.

How to hold your phone

When you’re ready to pay, it’s important to hold your phone the right way.

Here’s how to use tap and pay:

  1. Make sure you’re holding the back of your device against the terminal.
  2. Hold the device very close to the terminal. You may need to hold it there for a couple of seconds.
  3. Look for the green check mark to appear on your device. If the check mark isn’t appearing, follow the instructions in "Trouble using Android Pay in stores" below.
  4. Double-check with the cashier that the transaction went through. If it didn’t, follow the instructions in "Trouble using Android Pay in stores" below.

 

Download the Android Pay App Here:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.walletnfcrel