Google in I/O developer conference announce online payment system, such as PayPal. It plans to do so with a revamped checkout process for the web, mobile web, within mobile applications running on Android, and more.
What is Google Wallet?
Google Wallet is a free digital wallet that securely stores your credit cards, debit cards, offers and more. With Google Wallet, you can buy in-stores, buy online, and send money. You can buy in-stores by tapping your NFC-enabled Android phone at any merchant location accepting contactless payments. You can buy online on Google properties and on mobile apps and sites, wherever you see the Buy with Google button. And you can send money by logging into Google Wallet online, or within Gmail.com
The Google Wallet app is available on select NFC-enabled Android phones, and allows you to tap your phone to pay in-stores. With the app, you can also add and manage your credit and debit cards, find and save a variety of offers, and view your transaction history.
You can tap to pay using the Google Wallet app on select NFC-enabled Android phones anywhere contactless payments are accepted, which includes over 200,000 merchant locations in the United States.
You can use Google Wallet to make purchases on Google Play, or across other Google properties, such as Google+, Google Offers, Google Drive, Chrome Web Store, and YouTube. Additionally, you can buy within select mobile apps and sites, wherever you see the Buy with Google button. See popular places where Google Wallet works online.
Google wallet is free. There are no fees for you to setup Google Wallet and use it in stores and online. You can even send money for free from your bank account or Wallet Balance. If you’d like to send money using a credit or debit card, there is a small per-transaction fee. Receiving money is always free.
The Google Wallet app is available on select NFC-enabled Android phones. See our full list of eligible devices and carriers.
You can use Google Wallet in stores, online, and to send money in the United States. Outside of the United States, Google Wallet is available to purchase on Google Play in over 125 countries, and to purchase online in over 160 countries and territories.
If you don’t have Gmail, you can still send money by clicking the “send money” button in Google Wallet. You can also send and receive money on your phone, and manage your payment methods at wallet.google.com.