NFCBefore you begin: enable NFC in your smartphone's settings and select Bancontact as the default payment method. You only have to do this once.
Only Android devices allow the use of the NFC antenna. iPhone users can always pay with their mobile by scanning the QR code.
This video shows you step by step how contactless payments are done with the Bancontact app.
Light up screenAs usual, the amount to be paid will appear on the payment terminal. Now awaken your smartphone, you do not need to unlock it.
One movement and done!Keep your smartphone near the contactless symbol at the payment terminal. You will receive a confirmation of your payment on the payment terminal. You may then lock the screen of your smartphone.
More than €25For amounts above 25 euros, you need to enter your PIN in the Bancontact app, and hold your smartphone close to the payment terminal for the second time... and you're done!
All transaction data are also stored in your history.
This payment method works on payment terminals that are equipped with a contactless logo and accept Bancontact as a payment method.