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Keep things simple with Amex Pay for Android

You can make contactless payments using Amex Pay for Android


Introducing Amex Pay


Amex Pay is a simple, secure and convenient way to make mobile payments through an Android device. It's accepted everywhere you can use your contactless Card. Simply download the Amex App to get started. You can also easily manage your Account, view transactions and access our latest offers through the Amex App. 





How to add your Card to Amex Pay



1. Select Account


Step 1 Amex Pay - Select Account

2. Select and activate Amex Pay


Step 2 Amex Pay - Activate Amex Pay

3. Enter a one-time verification code to confirm your identity

Step 3 Amex Pay - Enter one time Verification code

4. Select to set Amex Pay as your default payment app

Step 4 Amext Pay - Select as default payment app


How to make a purchase using Amex Pay

Paying with Amex Pay is quick, simple and completely secure. Here's how:




1. Wake the device and hold it
near the reader.


2. If prompted, enter your PIN,
passcode, pattern or fingerprint.

3. Wait for the device to beep

or vibrate, then look for the

checkmark on the screen.

For more information on using Amex Pay, view our FAQs

 *Available on Android devices running KitKat 4.4 or above.


Where you can use Amex Pay


Just look for the contactless symbol in-store when you shop anywhere that accepts American Express contactless payments.



Mobile Wallet Security

Amex Pay has added security when you make a transaction – your device needs to be unlocked using fingerprint authorisation, passcode or pattern, your Card details are never stored on your device and, like all Card transactions, your mobile payments are covered by our Fraud Protection Guarantee.


Rewards and World-class service


By using Amex Pay you can easily keep track of how many points you’ve earned with each transaction, and view what offers are available near you. Whether you chooose to pay using Amex Pay or with your Card, expect the same world-class customer service-whenever or wherever you need us. 



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