At recent, NXP Semiconductors NV announced that Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., has selected NXP’s PN80T embedded security element (SE) and Near Field Communication (NFC) solution for Vívoactive 3 and Forerunner 645 Music with contactless payment. With NXP’s embedded security element technology and an innovative Loader Service provisioning solution, Garmin can easily and quickly deploy Garmin PayTM in products without affecting security.
NXP’s Loader Service solution simplifies the development and integration of payment functions while dramatically reducing the costs of setup and maintenance. Users can easily add the information of payment card to Garmin Pay wallet that supported by Fit Pay, Inc., and then synchronizates with the virtual wallet in watch. As a result, Garmin users enjoy a safe and easy payment experience while exercising.
Rafael Sotomayer, NXP’s senior vice president and general manager of Secure Transaction & Identity Services, said: “NXP is recognized as the preferred provider of payment ecosystems that provide trusted security, certification and end-to-end support for many of the most sophisticated applications all over the world. The solution enables Garmin and others to quickly bring a secure and easy payment experience to market. NXP’s PN80T SE and NFC solutions enable Garmin and others to quickly introduce a secure and easy payment experience to the marketplace.”
Dan Bartel, vice president of worldwide sales at Garmin, said: “By working with NXP, we are better positioned to provide our customers with the best sports lifestyle available on vívoactive 3 and Forerunner 645 Music, enabling customers to transfer cash and Stay with your credit card and make your purchases securely in places that support NFC payments. ”
Kiki Del Valle, Senior Vice President, Smart Device Business, said: “We wanted to give cardholders the peace of mind that they can make safer digital payments over a wide range of networked devices with a touch or touch of touch. Token Service In combination with NXP’s platform, we create EMV-like security for every transaction and provide consumers with a simple, fast and secure payment experience to meet their expectations for Mastercard. “