Apple continue working on electronic payments. The iPhone is becoming an increasingly complete and versatile mobile payment tool. Not only for customers, but also for traders. so in the iOS 15.5 beta there is a new interesting novelty that goes exactly in this direction.
iOS 15.5 contains a relatively small list of changes, especially when compared to those of the changes made by iOS 15.4. Still, there are some important new features. The developers analyzed the beta code and found that the firmware will be updated soon to provide support for payment circuits Bancomat (i.e. PagoBancomat) and Bancontact
In brief, Apple Pay it will also work with these two payment circuits: the first, as many of you know, is Italian, while the second is Belgian.
The novelty should be of particular interest to traders, who with the new feature Tap to pay will soon be able to use the iPhone as a real POS. Basically, they can use their smartphone to receive payments with debit and credit cards, as long as they have theNFC No additional hardware is required, the iPhone (iPhone XS and above) is sufficient.
The iOS 15.5 beta also introduces a second novelty: iTunes Pass prepaid cards will soon be renamed to Apple Account Card.
Source: Lega Nerd