Russian users were significantly more likely to pay without contact. Over the past year the number of payments by smartphones has increased almost 3 times.
To such conclusion analysts of Yandex. Money, examining how Russians pay contactless cards service in the most different shops — from “okay” to Cartier. Takes into account data on user payments for the last 12 months and during the same period a year earlier. Just Yandex. Money released 800 thousand plastic and 17 million virtual cards.
Over the past year, payments system, Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay and Pay Garmin maps Yandex. Money became more in 2,5 times. While the turnover increased by 3.1 times. Users Of Yandex. Money can also pay contactless via smartphone native application service for the year, the number of such payments increased by 2.9 times, turnover is 2.5 times.
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