Previous Octopus smartphone apps did not have tap-and-pay functions. Photo: Felix WongPrevious Octopus smartphone apps did not have tap-and-pay functions. Photo: Felix Wong
Previous Octopus smartphone apps did not have tap-and-pay functions. Photo: Felix Wong

Hongkongers will soon be able to use phones in place of Octopus cards

Local e-payment giant to offer tap-and-pay functions on newest Samsung phones, as battle with mainland competitors heats up

Topic |   Mobile payments
Previous Octopus smartphone apps did not have tap-and-pay functions. Photo: Felix WongPrevious Octopus smartphone apps did not have tap-and-pay functions. Photo: Felix Wong
Previous Octopus smartphone apps did not have tap-and-pay functions. Photo: Felix Wong
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