Wednesday, 19 September, 2018

Google Merges Android Pay And Google Wallet Into "Google Pay"

Google Merges Android Pay And Google Wallet Into Google Merges Android Pay And Google Wallet Into "Google Pay"
Derrick Tucker | 11 January, 2018, 08:05

The newly introduced itself is the combo of Android Pay and Google Wallet services.

Pali Bhat, VP of Product Management, Payments, concludes in the company's blog post, "Bringing everything into one brand is just the first step for Google Pay". It also mentioned that users will see the rebranding move across payments with friends, online retailers and stores.

Initial partners for Google Pay include Airbnb, Dice, Fandango, HungryHouse and Instacart, with special discounts being offered to promote the launch when you buy something from Fandango, Insacart and B&H using use the new service. While Google Wallet evolved into Android Pay, the service didn't make as much sense on Chrome OS. This is because unlike in the West, India doesn't have to deal with "n" number of payments apps ala Google.

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In an effort to consolidate all its various digital pay services, Google has announced the new Google Pay service. Google Pay seems like it will be its own sandbox integrated with a user's bank account, credit and debit cards. Instead, Google opted to go a different path by launching Google Tez, an app that now lets you make bill payments.

With today's change, it also means the ultimate death of Google Wallet as we know it. This will necessitate them to remain separate. Now, Google is streamlining all of its payment methods and apps into a single service called, you guessed it, Google Pay. Google Checkout was Google's PayPal competitor. Through Google Pay, it is possible to send and receive money from/to your friends/colleagues/family apart from shopping payments.

Irrespective of whether you are making a payment via Android, iOS or you're browsing through an e-commerce site on your phone or computer, you would have one consistent experience with Google Pay.

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