- 10 months ago (Mj 10 months ago)
- Alban Martin
Increasingly important in the branch Services Apple, Apple Pay would be active on almost half of the iPhone.
Gene Munster and Will Thompson of the Loup Ventures company have collected a lot of contactless payment data, including data directly from the last conference between Apple and its suppliers.
At the end of December 2018, they estimate that 43% of the iPhone users in the world had activated Apple Pay. For information, the figure was 36% in September and 20% in December 2017.
383 million iPhones with Apple Pay
Extrapolating from the number of iPhones in circulation, or 900 million, analysts arrive a figure of 383 million active Apple Pay users.
The strong growth over the past year would be largely due to the arrival of Apple Pay Cash (which is still waiting for us), for the payment between friends and the many partnerships that allowed the opening of the service contactless payment in many countries and banks.
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