Yes, you can!
If you have an American Express (Amex) gift card and you’re wondering if you can use it with Apple Wallet, the answer is a resounding yes! Apple Wallet accepts Amex gift cards, allowing you to conveniently store and use them directly from your iPhone or Apple Watch.
How to add an Amex gift card to Apple Wallet
Adding your Amex gift card to Apple Wallet is simple and quick. Just follow these steps:
- Open the Wallet app on your iPhone.
- Tap the ‘+’ button to add a new card.
- Select ‘Credit or Debit Card.’
- Manually enter the gift card information or scan the card’s barcode with your iPhone’s camera.
- Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the setup.
Once your Amex gift card is added to Apple Wallet, you can use it to make purchases wherever Apple Pay is accepted. Simply hold your iPhone or Apple Watch near the contactless reader and authenticate the payment using Touch ID or Face ID.
Benefits of using an Amex gift card on Apple Wallet
By using your Amex gift card with Apple Wallet, you enjoy several benefits:
- Convenience: With Apple Wallet, your gift card is always with you on your iPhone or Apple Watch, making it easy to use whenever and wherever you want.
- Security: Apple Wallet uses advanced security measures like Touch ID or Face ID to authenticate transactions, providing an extra layer of protection for your Amex gift card.
- Organisation: Apple Wallet keeps your Amex gift card along with other cards you have added, such as credit cards, reward cards, and boarding passes, in one place for easy access.
So, if you have an Amex gift card and want to use it with Apple Wallet, go ahead! Adding your Amex gift card to Apple Wallet is a breeze, and you’ll enjoy the convenience and security of using it with Apple Pay wherever it’s accepted.