The US retail giant Walmart the day before yesterday, announced the launch of its own action to pay Walmart Pay, do not adopt NFC technology but allows users to scan QR code checkout.
Action payment fried hot topic this year; Apple introduced Apple Pay more optimistic about the service is that parties; however, the US retail giant Walmart the day before yesterday announced the launch of its own action to pay Walmart Pay do not adopt NFC technology but allows users to scan QR code checkout.
Walmart has always been an ambitious foray into pay services, previously established CurrentC, combined with other retailers such as Target and Best Buy, has launched the beta version of the action Wallet application. Since its launch a year after Apple Pay, although its members Target and Best Buy have already succumbed to the forces of apple, Walmart has refused to adopt it until the introduction of the relevant application today and intends to compete at a high.
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Walmart Pay induction does not adopt NFC payments, but at checkout, require users to use their Walmart Pay App, turn on the camera lens, scanning checkout counter displayed QR Code complete payment, an electronic receipt is sent to the user App.
Walmart Pay iOS and Android will be added to the two systems, open the user import payment credit cards, debit cards, Walmart gift cards and other means. With immediate effect in the United States has begun to implement part of the store, the first half of 2016 is expected to be able to carry out full American stores. For Walmart, the weekly total of approximately 140 million consumers visit a physical store, launched its own action payment application, you can link the Internet, mobile phones, physical stores and other third-party information, may also become part of the user experience.
Action is now regarded as the payment of this market crowded with Apple’s Apple Pay, Google’s Android Pay, Samsung Pay, etc., and the user side, has yet to see a considerable degree of adoption rates, the key lies not only in technology, how to create a new business ecosystems, consumer-friendly, is the real key.