It looks like the new Commonwealth Bank app we heard about in October is finally commencing its rollout, with the
Notably, it seems the Tap & Pay icon has the words ‘COMING SOON’ and appears to be nonfunctional, although Blaise reports that the app’s permissions have been updated to allow use of onboard NFC hardware. It’s possible that they’re targeting devices which will receive direct NFC support, as the screenshot does seem to have come from a Samsung device. CommBank may also be holding off on activating the Tap & Pay service until the rollout is complete.
Alas, none of the Ausdroid team members have received the update yet, and we haven’t received any details from CommBank about the rollout – we’ll check in tomorrow and update when we have more information.
Have you received the CommBank app update? Let us know in the comments!