Dapio, live in BETA on Google Play in the UK

The Dapio app has arrived! With the launch of its groundbreaking smartphone app in beta, receiving payments just became a whole lot easier. For business owners looking for a smarter way to process transactions, they’re just one download away from a world of ease and convenience. The payments revolution has begun.

What is Dapio Tap to Pay?

In short, Dapio Tap to Pay is a simple, fast, contactless way to get paid. They make it easy to turn your smartphone into a direct card reader, so small businesses can get paid wherever they are, and whenever they need to.

To demonstrate just how easy it is to receive a payment, Dapio’s very own co-founder and CEO Kosta Du recently made the first ever Tap to Pay transaction in the UK. And he got it all on video!

Using the technology that already exists in an NFC-enabled Android smartphone, card transactions can be made in just a few seconds. A user simply opens the app, types in the required amount, and their device will transform into a dedicated card reader.

What are the main benefits of Dapio Tap to Pay?

Remember the old adage - ‘time is money’? These days, commerce moves at lighting speed, which is why modern business owners require a simpler payment solution to help execute transactions, fast.

For Android users, that solution is only a few taps away, with the release of the Dapio  smartphone app. Using Dapio Tap to Pay, Sellers can enjoy a scalable payment tool that can keep pace with their thriving business.

Here are some additional benefits that Dapio Tap to Pay provides:


Simple user interface

A streamlined mobile app allows even those with minimal tech expertise to process payments in seconds.

Portable payments

Say goodbye to clunky card readers, with a versatile payment solution, built for ‘on the go’.

In-depth reporting

Access instant overviews of all transaction data, with performance insights and team management tools.

Is it safe?

With extensive safeguards to help protect customer and merchant data, the app maintains a safe transactional environment in which payments can be received. From data encryption to advanced fraud protection, Dapio’s PCI certified safety protocols help provide an extra layer of protection for all users. That means payments can be executed with confidence.

Who can use it?

Accessibility is one of Dapio’s main priorities. The Tap to Pay app is a one-size-fits-all solution to help businesses big and small improve the way they receive payments.

  • Side hustlers/gig economy workers
  • Cafes/restaurants
  • Independent shops
  • Gyms/fitness studios
  • Delivery and transportation services

Dapio is currently available for all UK small businesses looking to level up their payments experience. Users can sign up on the Dapio website and will receive an invite to their Google Play BETA app.