August 8, 2022

What you need to know

  • Google has started rolling out its new Wallet app.
  • This app is available as an update to the “old” Google Pay app.
  • Google is looking to help people be rid of their “physical wallet.”

After announcing Google Wallet back at Google I/O (opens in new tab), the search giant finally came come through with its next digital payment update.

The app was spotted by 9to5Google, who notes that it’s arriving as an update to the “old” Google Pay app. As discussed during I/O 2022, Google is looking to shift into a more “comprehensive digital wallet.” Google Wallet (opens in new tab) is designed for not only storing your payment cards but digital IDs, car keys, transit passes, hotel keys, concert tickets, and more.