WeChat Pay

Reach 600 million Chinese shoppers around the world

WeChat Pay logo
WeChat Pay is rapidly becoming a keystone payment method for businesses wanting to reach Chinese shoppers, both home and abroad. Originally a messaging app (like WhatsApp) WeChat has evolved into an ecosystem that allows Chinese shoppers to chat, browse, and make payments, all in one place - making shopping as easy as chatting to your friends.

  • 600 million active users
  • Frictionless payments with minimal steps
  • No local entity required
  • Refunds supported

How WeChat Pay works on mobile

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Select WeChat Pay

Shopper selects WeChat Pay from list of payment methods.

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Review transaction

The WeChat app automatically opens, and transaction details are displayed.

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Enter PIN

Shopper enters PIN or uses touch ID to confirm payment.

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Payment complete

Shopper directed to payment success page and the payment is complete.


How WeChat Pay works within WeChat

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Shopping inside WeChat

Shopper browses items in the merchant's official WeChat account, and chooses an item to purchase.

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Review transaction

Shopper is directed to WeChat Pay, where transaction details are displayed.

Pay with Touch ID

Confirm payment

Shopper confirms payment with Touch ID or PIN.

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Payment complete

Shopper directed to payment success page and the payment is complete.


How WeChat Pay works on desktop-to-mobile

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QR code automatically generated

A QR code is automatically generated and displayed to the shopper.

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Scan QR code

Shopper opens WeChat and scans the QR code. The transaction details are then displayed on the screen.

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Confirm payment

Shopper confirms payment with Touch ID or PIN.

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Payment complete

Shopper directed to payment success page and the payment is complete.


Accept WeChat Pay with Adyen

Adyen offers a full-service WeChat Pay solution, including reconciliation, reporting and settlement services.

Market

Asia Pacific: China

Settlement currency

USD, CAD, JPY, HKD, AUD, NZD, EUR, GBP, SGD

Channel Ecommerce and point of sale
Processing currencies AUD, CAD, CNY, EUR, GBP, HKD, JPY, NZD, USD
Refunds Yes
Multiple partial refunds Yes
Settlement delay 1 day

Pricing

We charge:

Adyen processing fee + payment method fee

Commission per transaction, may differ per region.

Different commissions apply depending on the payment method.

Processing fee Payment method fee
$ 0.12 3%

The Adyen platform supports all key payment methods globally.

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