News & Reviews: Samsung Pay
Last Updated: Apr 23, 2021
With Hari Raya on the way, Samsung Malaysia is gearing up for another Raya promotion for Samsung Galaxy users. From now on until 30 April 2021, Samsung Galaxy users can redeem up to over 40 kinds of rewards, including a pair of Samsung Galaxy Buds+, Galaxy Fit and many more.
Last Updated: Jun 29, 2020
So over the weekend, Maybank apparently posted a short announcement on their official website. It seems that the MaybankPay app will be discontinued on 20 July 2020 but before you panic, it's not the Maybank2U's QR Pay, it's the one that was introduced back in 2016.
Last Updated: Jun 09, 2020
In another new Samsung Rewards promotion, Samsung Malaysia have just announced that Samsung Pay app users can now redeem RM40 OFF e-vouchers on PUMA Online Store. The promotion has already begun and will last for a limited time until 31 August 2020.
Last Updated: May 27, 2020
Not long ago, Samsung has announced that they will collaborate with personal finance company SoFi to launch a debit card that is tied in with Samsung Pay. The debit card will allow users to manage their finance through the app that is already popular among Samsung devices' users. Today, it has been revealed that the answer to Apple Card (Apple's debit card) will be called Samsung Money, and it will be launching soon later this summer.
Last Updated: Dec 06, 2019
When it comes to hearing Grab, you will definitely think of its e-hailing service. However, the company’s success doesn’t just come from the service mentioned alone. With GrabFood and GrabPay being parts of its app, Grab has silently changed some of our lifestyles by providing convenience and also a lot of great promotions. Now, Grab announced they will be collaborating with Mastercard to launch Asia’s first numberless payment card, GrabPay Card.
Last Updated: Nov 11, 2019
Winning awards for Samsung is not a special occasion anymore as the company has been awarded quite a lot of times on different platforms. The products manufactured by Samsung that have shocked and wowed the crowd this year definitely deserve the recognition. The technology giant brought home 46 CES 2020 Innovation Awards for Outstanding Design and Engineering. Let’s dig into this article to find out what are those products!
Last Updated: Mar 01, 2018
Did you know? Samsung Pay will be one year old in Malaysia and to celebrate this occasion, Samsung Malaysia Electronics has teamed up with several partners to offer your shopping and reward redemption more accessible. So starting tomorrow (2 March) until 4 March 2018, every Samsung Pay users will earn 2X the Samsung Rewards Points for every purchase made from the payment app.
Samsung Pay officially launches in Malaysia for more Samsung phones and more banks and loyalty cardsLast Updated: Feb 24, 2017
After the preview with Maybank and Samsung Pay, Samsung Malaysia Electronics has officially launched their contactless electronic wallet Samsung Pay for more Samsung phones (Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy A7 2016, Galaxy A5 2016, Galaxy A5 2017 and Galaxy A7 2017) and more supported banks. While Maybank is still the only bank that supports debit and prepaid cards, CIMB, Citibank and Standard Chartered credit cards are now supported on Samsung Pay. Hong Leong bank is expected to join the pack shortly with other banks set to join up eventually.
Last Updated: Feb 23, 2017
Have you heard? Tomorrow (24 February) Samsung Malaysia Electronics will hold an event roadshow at KLCC Centre Court until 28 February 2017 and it will be the official day of Samsung Pay going live officially. This is open to all shoppers and Samsung customers, so why not come and experience the convenience of Samsung Pay, and get some rewards too from participating banks!
Last Updated: Feb 20, 2017
Samsung Pay, which was previewed in partnership with Maybank roughly a month ago, will soon be officially launched in Malaysia on 24th February 2017.
What is Samsung Pay? It is a wallet-less mobile payment system, that allows payments to be made at card terminals using compatible Galaxy smartphones (Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Galaxy A Series (2016) and Galaxy A Series (2017)). While it was initially available only to Maybank VISA card holders, with the official launch, Samsung Pay will finally be able to accept both Mastercard and VISA cards issued by CIMB, Citi, and Standard Chartered too!