1. kilofoxtrot's Avatar
    I am using ISIS Wallet at the same stores I used GW. ISIS works anywhere contactless payments are accepted. In other words... you don't have to live in Austin or Provo to use ISIS.

    Note.... If you are using a SIM from a prior device, I don't think ISIS will work. I got a new SIM with the S4 and it works with ISIS.

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-31-2013 10:49 AM
  2. kilofoxtrot's Avatar
    PS.... You get $10 free cash when you sign up.

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-31-2013 10:57 AM
  3. friedtators's Avatar
    i thought verizon was the only one blocking GW. thats just not right.
    05-31-2013 10:58 AM
  4. kilofoxtrot's Avatar
    i thought verizon was the only one blocking GW. thats just not right.
    They are..... but if you want contactless payments on your phone. ISIS works.

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-31-2013 10:59 AM
  5. b_slu's Avatar
    I am in Michigan as well. What stores have you used it at?
    05-31-2013 12:58 PM
  6. kilofoxtrot's Avatar
    I am in Michigan as well. What stores have you used it at?
    Mejier and MCD

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-31-2013 01:44 PM
  7. ryjb's Avatar
    They are..... but if you want contactless payments on your phone. ISIS works.

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    AT&T, Verizon & T-Mobile block Google Wallet. Sprint is the only carrier allowing access to Google Wallet, the rest are Isis. I have been using Isis for a while now and I have no problems with it. Not bad at all.
    05-31-2013 01:56 PM
  8. MBM7881's Avatar
    Where do I get ISIS from? When I go to my play store it says its not available from my carrier yet i have an option to download Google wallet

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    05-31-2013 02:46 PM
  9. MBM7881's Avatar
    Duplicate post sorry
    05-31-2013 02:51 PM
  10. Jaycemiskel's Avatar
    That's strange, it comes up for me. It won't work though cause I'm rooted. I also need to switch to that new SIM.

    Sent from my SCH-I545 using Tapatalk 4 Beta
    05-31-2013 09:19 PM
  11. Cigar-Junkie's Avatar
    Okay, I have installed Isis. I have a credit card tied to the account and have the $10.00 signing bonus card. I go to McDonalds and CVS and no worky. I have NFC on but just noticed that S-Beam was not on. Do I need one or the other on, or both? I am tired of looking like a dork waving my phone across the pad and holding up the line.
    06-11-2013 12:22 PM
  12. JoeyyNY's Avatar
    Where do I find this app? Can't find on google play..

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I747 using AC Forums mobile app
    06-11-2013 12:34 PM
  13. bquindawl's Avatar
    I installed, it instantly popped up saying my device isn't supported. Couldn't access the secure element. Does this mean I don't have an NFC enabled SIM?

    !!Update!!- Didn't have an NFC enabled SIM, even though I thought I did. Activated the SIM that came with the S4, and now all is good.

    Posted via Android Central App
    06-11-2013 07:14 PM
  14. japetty's Avatar
    Here are the instruction for VZW http://www.droid-life.com/2013/01/17...et-on-verizon/ don't know about other carriers
    MBM7881 likes this.
    06-12-2013 07:16 AM
  15. Cigar-Junkie's Avatar
    Tried it again and made sure the both Sbeam and NFC were on. Still not working for me. Had the green icon in the top bar too. Neither the phone or the reader at McDonalds gave any feedback.
    06-12-2013 01:28 PM
  16. BarQsRB1966's Avatar
    Finally got ISIS working on my Note 2 from Verizon, in Orange County, Ca. No Root, or Custom Rom. Just works and $35.00 to use. Wish it were Google Wallet, but can not have everything.:-)
    06-12-2013 04:26 PM
  17. KBlack2595's Avatar
    i also can use it maybe i need the new sim card but i have the verizon note 2 and when i open the app it sayes

    the isis wallet cannot read your secure element ID. and to call customer care
    08-28-2013 07:07 AM
  18. Randomhero180's Avatar
    You need to make sure you have one of their new NFC SIM cards.
    08-30-2013 01:53 PM
  19. tiger81t's Avatar
    Yes, I believe you have the non-NFC SIM. That's the same error message I received before I exchanged my old SIM for a new NFC SIM at my local Verizon store. My new SIM says "NFC" above the bar code on the plastic card that the SIM is punched out of.
    08-30-2013 04:18 PM
  20. MBSMD's Avatar
    Installed. Activated fine. No free $10 card. Bummer.
    Only lets me put in an Amex or certain Chase cards. I have neither, so at this point it's useless to me.


    Posted from my Galaxy Note 8.0 via the Android Central App
    08-30-2013 06:08 PM
  21. 318sugarhill's Avatar
    The three carriers blocking Google wallet are blocking it because they have a financial interest in ISIS. I have not used it because I feel it is downright immoral that they are blocking GW. They "claim" they can't be sure of the security in the NFC secure element built into the device, and but they can with the one on their issued SIM cards. It's a major farce on the part of the carriers to force you to use the system they have a vested interest in, instead of actually relying on competition. You are being force to use ISIS so they make money. I have no idea if it's better than or GW or not, because I'm not given the option of trying both. There is a group trying to force VZW to stop blocking GW due to their agreement not to block apps using the C block spectrum.
    Xandor likes this.
    08-30-2013 11:42 PM

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