Using the digital Octopus is just like using the actual card: tap or swipe the iPhone or Apple Watch to an Octopus reader and the transaction is made. Photo: AppleUsing the digital Octopus is just like using the actual card: tap or swipe the iPhone or Apple Watch to an Octopus reader and the transaction is made. Photo: Apple
Using the digital Octopus is just like using the actual card: tap or swipe the iPhone or Apple Watch to an Octopus reader and the transaction is made. Photo: Apple

Octopus integration, Hong Kong transit in iPhone update – pay with your card on Apple Watch and get directions in Cantonese

  • Once an Octopus account has been added to Apple Wallet, the entire account goes digital and the physical card will no longer work
  • MTR and bus routes have been added to Apple Maps and Siri can be asked to provide turn-by-turn navigation instructions in Cantonese or English
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Using the digital Octopus is just like using the actual card: tap or swipe the iPhone or Apple Watch to an Octopus reader and the transaction is made. Photo: AppleUsing the digital Octopus is just like using the actual card: tap or swipe the iPhone or Apple Watch to an Octopus reader and the transaction is made. Photo: Apple
Using the digital Octopus is just like using the actual card: tap or swipe the iPhone or Apple Watch to an Octopus reader and the transaction is made. Photo: Apple
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