Apple announces framework allowing to accept contactless payments directly on iPhone without any additional hardware.
Framework is supported on iPhone XS and newer. First partner to announce support for “Tap to Pay” is Stripe.
Framework is expected to be released together with iOS 15.4 this spring.
Apple Newsroom: Apple unveils contactless payments via Tap to Pay on iPhone
- Apple Announces ‘Tap to Pay’ Feature Allowing iPhones to Accept Contactless Payments Without Additional Hardware
- Contactless Payments Are Coming to the iPhone
- Stripe taking sign-ups for ‘Tap to Pay on iPhone’ beta program ahead of spring release
- Stripe Launches ‘Tap to Pay on iPhone’ Beta Program Ahead of ‘Spring’ Release
Developer:Study the framework.
QA engineer:Business as usual.
PM/DM:Study the framework, suggest using it for retail POS solutions.