Paypal compared to UnionPay International

UnionPay International


PSP Features of Paypal compared to UnionPay International
PaypalFeaturesUnionPay International
California, USAHQ BasedShanghai, China
Paypal has plug-n-play integration with all major ecommerce SaaS solutionsSupported Merchants
$0.50/transaction for any amount under $25, tiered percentage pricing until >$1000/itemFee structure
1% of amount transferredBank fees
25Currencies136 currencies to date
Credit Cards and Direct BankingPayment MethodsCredit Cards, POS, and Direct Banking
Recurring Payments
Developer Friendly
Apple Pay Support
Point of Sale Support
Unsupported Paid Feature Supported Unknown



Who doesn’t know the most famous and definitely the first in the online payment space, Paypal. It’s founders have since moved on to put the human species on another planet, however to this day Paypal remains one of the biggest payment companies globally. Paypal has giant customers across the globe, small and large. One of it’s recent curious moves is that Paypal started to accept transactions in and on the Bitcoin network.

UnionPay International

UnionPay has been around since the dotcom bubble, and has earned it’s fair share in the payment space. UnionPay may also be known as CUP (China Union Pay) or UPI (Union Pay International)