Samsung had been expected to launch a new smartwatch at the Mobile World Congress 2016 in March but the company did not make any such announcements.
Later on Samsung had stated that the company wasn’t in a hurry to get this new smartwatch out the door as it was more focused on creating the perfect smartwatch for its users.
The next smartwatch by Samsung will be called Gear A but currently it is known by its codename Orbis.
Now sources claim that the South Korean company has started to test mobile payments on its upcoming smartwatch.
Samsung has also been running Samsung Pay tests in South Korea on the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge.
The mobile payment service by Samsung is said to be launched next month in the USA and South Korea.