Samsung Pockets To Introduce Added Assist for Residents and Guests in France – Samsung International Newsroom


Along with Île-de-France Mobilités and Air France, Samsung Pockets permits guests to discover France with ease by way of native transport integration and ticket administration


Samsung Electronics at the moment introduced that it’ll present a good smarter and extra streamlined Samsung Pockets expertise to French residents and vacationers in France. Starting this summer time, Samsung Pockets will assist Île-de-France Mobilités (IDFM) integration on Samsung Galaxy gadgets,1 guaranteeing seamless public transportation companies throughout the Île-de-France area by way of Navigo Journey Card entry. The Add to Pockets operate may also make it straightforward for guests to the area to get pleasure from well-liked Paris points of interest and websites. And along with new companion, Air France, Samsung Pockets will allow a handy flight ticket administration expertise on Samsung Galaxy smartphones.


“Samsung is proud to drive ease of entry by way of technological innovation for Île-de-France Mobilités and Air France,” mentioned Woncheol Chai, Head of Digital Pockets Group, Cellular eXperience Enterprise at Samsung Electronics. “By integrating all-new journey administration options into Samsung Pockets, we’re bringing new ranges of comfort to French locals in addition to to guests to France, simply in time for a busy summer time journey season.”



Enabling Problem-Free Native Transport in Paris

This summer time, residents and guests can get pleasure from a seamless public transport expertise inside Île-de-France area by way of world IDFM assist.2 Customers can simply entry the IDF Mobilités app by way of a pre-loaded shortcut displayed below the Transit menu of Samsung Pockets.


Along with environment friendly metropolis navigation, vacationers can depart behind ticket queues and unmanned ticket cubicles. Samsung Galaxy customers can merely faucet their gadgets to board or switch buses, metros and Réseau Categorical Régional (RER) traces,3 decreasing the necessity for bodily playing cards or tickets and unlocking a hassle-free transport expertise.



Unlocking Simplified Journey in France

Even past Paris, Samsung Galaxy customers can benefit from the simplicity of fee card-based transit throughout a number of French cities, together with Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Lille and Aix-en-Provence. Plus, the RoissyBus and OrlyBus shuttle present fast, direct hyperlinks for vacationers between town heart and Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport. With this characteristic, Samsung Galaxy customers can simply faucet their gadget to pay and go,4 boosting transport pace and accessibility.


For worldwide journey, the Add to Pockets operate is now being prolonged to Air France and companion flights, permitting Samsung Galaxy customers so as to add boarding passes to Samsung Pockets.5 What’s extra, vacationers from overseas can relaxation assured that worldwide funds and Add to Pockets capabilities will work easily when visiting France. Upon arriving at their vacation spot, vacationers shall be prompted by way of push notification6 to discover these options, guaranteeing consumer consciousness of all that Samsung Pockets has to supply throughout their go to to the area — from enhanced sight-seeing and native transport to simplified worldwide journey.



Enhancing Tourism Throughout Sights

Samsung Pockets can be enabling the Add to Pockets operate for tickets to iconic landmarks and different points of interest, making all of them conveniently accessible from a Samsung Galaxy gadget. Guests can discover all of the leisure France has to supply with ease, from websites just like the Palace of Versailles to over 200 cinemas.




1 IDFM integration out there on all Samsung Galaxy smartphones which can be suitable with Samsung Pockets model 5.6.53 or greater.
2 IDFM transportation service out there to make use of solely in France for customers from all nations the place Samsung Pockets is offered, except for India, Mainland China and Korea.
3 Diversified availability. Customers are suggested to verify the most recent info earlier than buying at
4 Authentication could also be required earlier than tapping the gadget primarily based on the origin nation of the gadget.
5 Varies relying on airport and airline. Not out there so as to add or use if a boarding move just isn’t following normal barcoded boarding move specs, if an airline doesn’t assist Add to Pockets characteristic in Samsung Pockets or if an airport doesn’t assist cellular boarding passes.
6 Push notification will solely be despatched to advertising opt-in Samsung Galaxy customers.