Apple Pay

Fast, easy and secure.

Use your HSBC credit card with Apple Pay

Apple Pay changes how you pay with breakthrough contactless payment technology and unique security features. So you can pay in an easy, secure, and private way.


Most HSBC credit cards are eligible for Apple Pay, subject to status.

How to add a card

Set up is simple

You can add up to eight credit cards. The same card can be added on up to nine devices. The first card added to Apple Pay will be the Default Card. Payments will be from this card unless another card is selected. You can change your Default Card at any time by going into Settings, and then Wallet & Apple Pay.

iPhone

Apple Pay is available on iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE and later.

Open the Wallet app, then tap the plus sign in the upper-right corner. From there, simply enter your card's security code to add your credit card from your iTunes account or, select "Add a different card" and use your iSight camera to enter the card information, or type it in manually.

Apple Watch*

Open the Apple Watch app on your iPhone and tap 'Wallet & Apple Pay'. Then select 'Add a new Credit or Debit Card'. From there simply enter your card's security code to add your credit card from your iTunes account. To add a different card use your iSight camera to enter the card information, or type it in manually.

*when paired with an iPhone 5 or later model

iPad

Apple Pay is available on iPad Pro,
iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3 and later.

Go into Settings, tap 'Wallet & Apple Pay', and tap 'Add Credit or Debit Card'. From there, simply enter your card's security code to add your credit card from your iTunes account, or, select "Add a different card" and use your iSight camera to enter the card information, or type it in manually.

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How to pay

Making payments is
easy & secure

Payments will come from your Default Card, which can be changed at any time by going into Settings, and then Wallet & Apple Pay.


In store

To pay in stores, there is no need to wake your iPhone or open an app. Just hold your iPhone near the contactless reader with your finger on Touch ID. You'll see "Done" on the display, along with a subtle vibration and beep, letting you know your payment information was sent.*


On Apple Watch, double-click the side button and hold the display of your Apple Watch up to the contactless reader. A gentle tap and beep confirms that your payment information was sent.*


In app

To pay within apps,* select Apple Pay as the payment method and place your finger on Touch ID.


*Available on compatible iPhone and iPad models.

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FAQs

What is Apple Pay?

Which devices are compatible with Apple Pay?

Which HSBC credit cards can I use with Apple Pay?

How many cards can I add to my Apple Pay?

Can I add my Card to more than one Apple Pay devices?

Do I still earn Rewards points or enjoy merchant privileges for using Apple Pay?

How do I set my HSBC credit card as the Default Card for Apple Pay?

The first card you add to Wallet is your Default Card. To change your Default Card go to Settings, select Wallet & Apple Pay and tap Default Card. Select your HSBC card to make it the Default Card for transactions.

You can also change a Default Card by selecting the card you would like to make the default, and dragging it to the front in Wallet. Tap "OK" when prompted.

Where can I use Apple Pay?

Apple Pay can be used wherever you see the contactless payment symbol. It can be used in grocery stores, boutiques, restaurants, hotels and many other places you already enjoy.

You can also make in-app purchases on your compatible iPhone or iPad.

Is Apple Pay free to use?

HSBC won't charge you for using Apple Pay, but charges from your mobile network provider may apply depending on your data plan.

What should I do if I lose my iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch?

What should I do if I lose my card?

If I receive a physical replacement Card, do I need to update my Card information on Apple Pay?

What happens when I replace or update my device?

Is Apple Pay secure?

I have been prompted for a one-time passcode. What is this and why is it required?

I am encountering problems with my Apple device's hardware or software. What should I do?

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Apple, the Apple logo, Apple Pay, Apple Watch, iPhone, iPad, iPad Pro, iSight and Touch ID are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

Apple Pay works with iPhone 6 and later in stores, apps, and websites in Safari; with Apple Watch in stores and apps; with iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, and iPad mini 3 and later in apps and websites; and with Mac in Safari with an Apple Pay enabled iPhone 6 or later or Apple Watch. For a list of compatible Apple Pay devices, see https://support.apple.com/km207105.

®/TM Mastercard and World Mastercard are registered trademarks, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. Used pursuant to license.

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