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D-PAS

Globally compliant payments technology

EMV®1 is a global standard for payment methods that use chip-based technology. Discover® D-Payment Application Specification (D-PAS) is our network solution.

1. EMV® is a registered trademark in the U.S. and other countries and an unregistered trademark elsewhere. The EMV trademark is owned by EMVCo, LLC.

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EMV®1 is a global standard for payment methods that use chip-based technology. Discover® D-Payment Application Specification (D-PAS) is our network solution.

1. EMV® is a registered trademark in the U.S. and other countries and an unregistered trademark elsewhere. The EMV trademark is owned by EMVCo, LLC.

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What is D-PAS?

D-PAS is our EMV solution that enables fast, easy and more secure payments with chip cards, contactless cards and mobile devices.

Our latest evolution, D-PAS Connect, offers enhanced loyalty-building capabilities.

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Offer customers more ways to pay

D-PAS certification opens the door to more acceptance, payment choices and flexibility.

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Chip cards

Accept customers from around the world with the global standard in card security.

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Contactless cards

Provides a faster, secure checkout experience for credit and debit payments at point of sale (POS) terminals, kiosks and transit stations.

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Smartphones and wearables

Allow customers to pay securely with their devices through Apple Pay®, Google PayTM, Samsung Pay®, Garmin PayTM* and cloud wallets.

* Mobile wallet acceptance varies by market.

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Gain debit routing flexibility

U.S. Common Debit AID gives businesses and acquirers choice around where to route chip-enabled debit transactions.

  • Offers potential to save on transaction fees
  • May provide support for features like cash-back transactions
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Streamline D-PAS certification with expert support

We’re here to make the certification process go smoothly, by providing:

  • Flexible certification options
  • Streamlined implementation
  • Comprehensive testing and certification tools
  • A dedicated team to help

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Start offering more payment options and more security with D-PAS.

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