Do you know that Google Pockets has simply arrived in Singapore? To start with, don’t be confused with Google Pay and Google Pockets. They complement one another however they’re particular person apps.

Listed below are the variations between Google Pay and Google Pockets.

Google Pockets is a safe and personal digital pockets that permits you to retailer objects like:

  • Cost playing cards
  • Flight and occasion tickets
  • Transit passes
  • Vaccination playing cards
  • Loyalty and reward playing cards
  • Digital automobile keys
  • Campus IDs

Google Pay is an app that permits you to handle your cash and your funds. It enables you to:

  • Get insights about your spending and spending habits.
  • Ship cash to family and friends or break up payments.
  • Earn rewards on eligible transactions.
  • Discover affords out of your favourite retailers.

A number of the questions on Google Pockets. Try the one concerning the Google Pockets in Singapore.

Google Pockets – Questions Answered

Why is Google doing this? 

  • Within the final two years, we’ve got seen a speedy improve in digitisation of each necessities that we supply in our wallets. What began with cost playing cards has expanded to airline tickets, loyalty passes, occasion tickets and vaccine playing cards. We’re launching Google Pockets as a core a part of the Android expertise and supplies quick entry to a rising suite of digital objects that exists in your pockets as we speak.

What digital objects will Google Pockets help?

  • Google Pockets will help cost playing cards, boarding passes, occasion tickets, loyalty playing cards and vaccine playing cards. We additionally plan to help cellular driver’s license, automobile keys, lodge keys and workplace badges.

Is Google Pockets totally different in Singapore in comparison with different international locations?

  • For almost all of nations who use Google Pay, the app already acts primarily as a pockets the place folks can retailer issues like cost playing cards, passes, tickets and in addition use it to faucet and pay. In these markets, the Google Pay app will turn out to be Google Pockets.
  • Nonetheless in Singapore, the Google Pay app is a payments-centered app that accommodates extra options to assist folks pay pals and save and handle cash. For this reason we’re launching the Google Pockets app as an non-obligatory complement to the Google Pay app. 

As ordinary, I wish to confirm the data. So, I put in the Google Pockets and added my COVID-19 vaccination standing.

The way to add Vaccination Card to Google Pockets

To start with, you’ll need to get your vaccination certification standing from web site like Notarise. I’ve accomplished a video on it beforehand. CHECK IT OUT.

As soon as accomplished, you’ll obtain an electronic mail. In my Gmail, I can scroll right down to the underside of the e-mail and you will note this.

Click on on “Save to telephone” and select “Google Pay”.

As soon as accomplished, you’re going to get affirmation display and in addition advisory details about sharing data. Click on on “Agree” to proceed.

As soon as accomplished, you’ll be able to see the Vaccination Certificates in your Google Pockets.

That’s all it takes to maintain it on Google Pockets. I’ve not tried Boarding Go or tickets but. When you have accomplished it, do let me know. It ought to appear to be this.

And if potential, let me understand how you might be utilizing your Google Pockets particularly that it may retailer various loyalty playing cards.