Before you can make mobile payments using your Samsung smartphone or Samsung smartwatch, you have to set up Samsung Pay and link it to your Swisscard credit card. We’ll explain how to do it.


What do you need for Samsung Pay?

  • A Samsung smartphone or Samsung smartwatch (compatible devices)
  • The latest version from Android
  • The latest version from Samsung Pay
  • A Samsung Pay compatible Swisscard credit card

Setting up Samsung Pay on your smartphone

Setting up Samsung Pay and linking it to your credit card is just as easy as paying with Samsung Pay and just takes a few minutes: Activate the Samsung Pay app, store your fingerprint, PIN or iris scan, scan the credit card information, finished.

  1. Open the Samsung Pay app and sign up with your Samsung account.
  2. Register your fingerprint.
  3. Enter your PIN code.
  4. Scan the front of your credit card, enter your security code (CVC) and add the card.
  5. Check all the information and enter the confirmation code that you receive in an SMS.

Setting up Samsung Pay on your smartwatch

  1. Install the latest version of the Galaxy Wearable app.
  2. Open the Galaxy Wearable app and touch "Samsung Pay".
  3. Touch "Add card" and enter all the card information using your smartphone.
  4. Follow the instructions step by step.


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