UnionPay International compared to Paypal

UnionPay International


PSP Features of UnionPay International compared to Paypal
UnionPay InternationalFeaturesPaypal
Shanghai, ChinaHQ BasedCalifornia, USA
Supported MerchantsPaypal has plug-n-play integration with all major ecommerce SaaS solutions
Fee structure$0.50/transaction for any amount under $25, tiered percentage pricing until >$1000/item
Bank fees1% of amount transferred
136 currencies to dateCurrencies25
Credit Cards, POS, and Direct BankingPayment MethodsCredit Cards and Direct Banking
Recurring Payments
Developer Friendly
Apple Pay Support
Point of Sale Support
Unsupported Paid Feature Supported Unknown


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)


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.