[Pangyo Tech] “Don’t take out your iPhone”…Kakao Pay is available on Apple Watch

Kakao Pay has distributed the latest version of the Kakao Pay app, which is also available on Apple Watch.

Apple Watch users can install the latest version of Kakao Pay app on their iPhones, check the connection with Apple Watch or iPhone Watch app, and use offline payment services.

After the devices are connected, you can run the Kakao Pay app on Apple Watch and select the registered payment method (Kakao pay money, Kakao pay gift certificate, credit card, etc.) to pay with QR code or barcode.

Kakao Pay payment services are available at major convenience stores, marts, department stores, outlets, bakeries, and cafes across the country. In order to use the “Kakao Pay Payment” service on Apple Watch, iPhone IOS 14.1 and Watch OS 8.0 or higher are required, and Kakao Pay app 2.11.0 or higher is required.

Kakao Pay said, “We upgraded the service so that you can easily pay without taking out your mobile phone,” and added, “We will consider linking it with various wearable devices so that you can enjoy a versatile ‘Kakao Pay Payment’ service in the future.”

Source: Pangyo Techno Valley Official Newsroom