Alipay

Tap into the fast-growing Chinese market

Alipay is the most widely used third-party online payments service provider in China, with over 100 million daily transactions and over 520 million active users. Its primary product is a digital wallet, Alipay Wallet, which also includes a mobile app that allows customers to conduct transactions directly from their mobile devices.

Alipay is a must-have method for any business looking to reach a critical mass of Chinese shoppers both home and abroad. It is available in 70 markets and has already been adopted by over 80,000 retail stores worldwide.

Benefits of supporting Alipay include: 

  • Access to over 520 million registered users
  • A solution with the most advanced encryption technology for secure transactions
  • A frictionless experience that utilizes standard and one-click payments

Enable one-click Alipay payments with Adyen

For one-click/recurring transactions, customers are redirected to Alipay wallet or webpage to enroll in one-click payments with the merchant. They enter their funding source and payment password and click to enroll. Once confirmed, customers can make subsequent one-click payments via the web or mobile on one-click purchases. For recurring, payments are automatically deducted.

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How it works on desktop

Below is an example initial Alipay payment flow. Subsequent transactions can be made with one-click. 
 

Enter account number

Shopper logs into Alipay Wallet on their mobile to tap and scan the QR code, which is displayed in the browser.

 

Enter passcode

Shopper receives verification code via SMS and enters as prompted.

Confirmation page

If the payment is successful, shopper is redirected back to the merchant’s site automatically.


How it works on mobile
 

Enter account number

Shopper logs into Alipay Wallet on their mobile to tap and scan the QR code, which is displayed in the browser.

 

Enter passcode

Shopper receives verification code via SMS and enters as prompted.

Confirmation page

If the payment is successful, shopper is redirected back to the merchant’s site automatically.


Accept Alipay with Adyen

Adyen offers a full service Alipay solution, including reconcilliation, reporting and settlement services.

Market China  
Payment currencies AUD, CNY, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, SGD, USD  
Settlement currencies AUD, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, SGD, USD  
Supported channel Ecommerce  
Refunds Yes  
Partial refunds Yes  

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Client Side Encryption

The Hipercard integration checkout takes place on your site, so you keep full control over the design and customer data. Payment data is encrypted before it passes through your system, which reduces your scope of PCI compliance.

Adyen's API integration

Host your own payment pages and in-app checkout screens with control of transaction management and shopper data. With this integration, data is routed to your own server, so you must comply with strict PCI security audits.

Directory Lookup

Dynamically serve a targeted list of relevant payment methods based on your shoppers’ location, basket value or currency.
 

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