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Pay with your Samsung device wherever American Express and Samsung Pay are accepted


Pay on the go with your compatible Samsung device when you add an eligible* American Express® Card to use with Samsung Pay. 

It’s a simple, new way to pay with your American Express® Card on your Samsung device. Samsung Pay powers mobile payments through a unique technology built directly into the Samsung device, so you can now hover & pay at more U.S. retail locations, not just at merchants that accept contactless payments*. Hover your Samsung device close to the terminal and you’re on your way.

*Only compatible with select Samsung devices. Visit the Samsung Pay Support page for compatibility information.

Expect more from American Express, however you choose to pay:

Trusted Safety & Security

Whether you swipe, click or tap to pay, American Express has your back. With fraud and online protection, American Express is working to safeguard you.

World-class Service

When you use an eligible American Express Card with Samsung Pay, it works just like swiping your plastic Card. So expect the same great customer service – whenever or wherever you need us.

Benefits & Offers

When you pay with your American Express Card in Samsung Pay, get all the same great benefits and rewards from your Card – now on your Samsung device.

How To Add A Card

Once Samsung Pay is installed on your compatible device, it's easy to get started:

  • Using your Samsung Account, scan your Card with your device camera
  • Confirm the account with your fingerprint and back up PIN
  • Then, follow the additional on-screen instructions

Learn more about eligible devices, networks and where to use Samsung Pay.

Samsung Pay FAQs American Express Terms of Use for Samsung Pay

*An “eligible American Express Card” means an American Express U.S. Consumer or Small Business credit or charge Card that is not cancelled and that is issued to you by a U.S. banking subsidiary of American Express, as well as any of the following American Express Corporate Cards issued by American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc. to you as an employee of a commercial Card customer working in the United States: American Express® Corporate Green Card; American Express® Corporate Gold Card; American Express® Corporate Platinum Card; American Express® Corporate Centurion Card; American Express®/ Business Extra® Corporate Card; and American Express® Corporate Defined Expense Program Corporate Card. 

Prepaid Cards and other products are not eligible. For American Express-branded Cards issued by other financial institutions, please contact your issuer to see if they participate in Samsung Pay. 

©2015 Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Samsung, Samsung Pay, Samsung Galaxy, Samsung Knox and Galaxy S (and other device names) are trademarks or registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Use only in accordance with law. Other company and product names mentioned may be trademarks of their respective owners. Screen images are simulated; actual appearance may vary. Contact your bank or financial institution to verify that it is a Samsung Pay participant. Samsung Pay is available on select Samsung devices.

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