As reported VC.ru not less than 25% of Russians pay for purchases using cards or smartphones with NFС chips. The amount of the transaction usually ranges from 500 to 1,300 rubles.
Most often contactless method of payment for goods used by the clients of Alfa-Bank. I prefer this method more than half of the holders of its cards, with each second transaction is paid using a smartphone in supermarkets, cafes and petrol stations. Average purchase amount — 974 ruble.
Clients of Sberbank in April 2018 began to make contactless payments at 5% times more often than in 2017. During the year the number of users of different payment systems such as Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, and others, among the holders of cards of “Sberbank” has increased from one to three million.
The representatives of VTB note that the number of contactless payments each month increases by about 10%. Most popularity this service is in major cities such as Moscow and Saint Petersburg. Average bill is 1300 rubles.
Actively use NFC chips and residents of big cities who are customers of “Tinkoff Bank”. Most often, they pay for entertainment, shopping at the grocery chains and clothing stores with contactless cards. Average purchase amount — 740 rubles.