PayPal update for iPhone and Android brings new UI and new payment features



The world’s largest payment system PayPal has introduced a new version of the official client for the iPhone and Android-smartphones , causing users can now pay for purchases and restaurant bills directly from the app.

The application is divided into five sections – Shop, Wallet,   Activity, Transfer and Settings. In the Shop you can pay for purchases in stores , through a coffee shop, make reservations at a restaurant , and view the deals . You can also opt for one of the payment linked to the PayPal payment methods – for example, a debit or credit card. In addition, the application is a function of delayed payment of Bill me Later.

The functional under ” Shopping ” is still limited for Russian users, as PayPal will work with rubles only on September 17. The press service of PayPal in Russia is not yet say whether the Russian users just after the start of operations with rubles to pay in shops and restaurants via mobile applications . Therefore , this update applications PayPal for Russian users – is primarily a renewal application design .

Wallet tab allows to check PayPal –  balance account , as well as to store and manipulate data bound or bank card account. To add a new card , you can either manually enter its data or to scan her camera smartphone. Activity section allows you to check recent transactions , and through Transfer can send money to another user, for example – to return their share accounts in the cafe. In the settings you can change the password , the system alerts the preferred methods of payment .

PayPal updated application is available in the App Store for free in over 125 countries around the world. Payments through the app will be available in the shops and restaurants of the United States , Britain, Australia, Japan , Hong Kong and Canada.

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