Samsung announces the expansion of its digital wallet to eight markets

Jeanie Han, EVP and Head of Digital Wallet Team at Mobile eXperience Business, Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced Samsung Wallet will be available in eight new markets, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, Singapore, and Taiwan. Samsung Wallet is a secure, goeverywhere app to organise and use daily essentials.

What is the market reach of Samsung Wallet?

Last year, Samsung successfully launched the Samsung Wallet platform and expanded its services to 21 countries – Bahrain, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Kazakhstan, Korea, Kuwait, Norway, Oman, Qatar, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vietnam, UAE, the U.K., and the U.S. Through collaboration with a variety of trusted partners and developers, Samsung Wallet will continue to grow and enrich consumers’ daily life.

Regardless of where you live, protecting your personal data is vital. Samsung Wallet protects your data from malware and other potential threats. Availability and launch of specific features and supported device models may vary by market and are subject to change.

What does the expansion mean for Samsung?

“When Samsung launched Samsung Wallet last year, we committed to building the experience through open partnerships with our business and service providers and ensuring access to the platform for as many people as possible,” said Jeanie Han, Executive Vice President and Head of Digital Wallet Team at Mobile eXperience Business, Samsung Electronics.

“Over the past several months, we’ve worked hard to rapidly expand the availability of Samsung Wallet, bringing the platform to more potential users. We look forward to sharing exciting new developments in the year ahead,” Jeanie Han further commented.