Helpful Links

When will AT&T offer Google Wallet compatible phones?

When will AT&T offer Google Wallet compatible phones?

I have an NFC phone, Samsung Note 2 and I'd like to be able to use it with Google Wallet...but it looks like only Sprint has Google Wallet compatible phones.

 

I thought AT&T was the biggest and baddest phone carrier out there...how can it be that there is no support for Google Wallet??

2,275 Views
Message 1 of 4
Tutor

Re: When will AT&T offer Google Wallet compatible phones?

NEVER....Sent from my screwed up HTC One X
Message 2 of 4
Highlighted
Tutor

Re: When will AT&T offer Google Wallet compatible phones?

AT&T and some other US carriers are developing their own lame system to process NFC payments. They won't ever offer Google Wallet because they're being greedy tools about it and the development is at a snail's pace. Typical telecom ineptitude.

There is a workaround for some phones if yours has NFC and is unlocked, but "it's illegal" or "in violation of your agreement" or "sabotages our plans for higher profits"
Message 3 of 4
Scholar

Re: When will AT&T offer Google Wallet compatible phones?

So nothing official from AT&T about Google Wallet on compatible devices? Seems like AT&T's portfolio of NFC devices would lend itself to enabling it. 

Message 4 of 4
You must type a description before you click preview or reply.
Share this topic
Announcements

Are you looking to upgrade and activate your device?
Let us help make Ordering, Upgrading and Activating easy!

AT&T Locker is being discontinued on August 3rd. Find out what you need to do.

Additional Support