Yandex is a a large technology company that operates in Russia. They own the most used russian search engine, with 60% of market traffic.
Along with their core business, Yandex.Money is a digital e-wallet that can be used not only online, but also in stores. The wallets can be recharged with cash at kiosks.
Yandex hosts about 28 million user accounts.
Yandex is available for Professional accounts.
The maximum payable amount by a customer, for Yandex, is:
How does it work for the user?
- The customer chooses a payment currency from the list
- The customer logs in with his Yandex user and password
- The customer sees the payment summary and confirms the payment by introducing the payment password (this can be a sms pin)
- The customer receives a payment confirmation, and he is redirected back to the ReturnUrl.
How do I activate Yandex on Gestpay?
Ask Gestpay customer care to enable Yandex with your Gestpay account.
If you want to use the
paymentType tag for this method, the value to use is
S2PYAN. See the section How to redirect the customer to a payment method to learn how to use the
In the API there is an example on how to use Yandex with Gestpay.
How do I test Yandex on Gestpay?
Yandex does not need mandatory parameters; but if you send
CustomerDetail.PrimaryEmail you can have a frictionless call directly to the first screen of Yandex where authentication data are asked.
This mean that no others values are asked to the buyer; if this field is not sent with the payment, a page will ask the necessary fields.
Credential Test Environment
You can use the following parameters value in order to test Yandex
in test (
sandbox.gestpay.net) environment. Use very low amount like
Send this value
CustomerDetail.PrimaryEmailor fill it in the middle page.
When landing of Yandex payment page use the following parameters to fill the field or send it directly in the parameters like as described above in order to have a successful test payment:
|Password (case sensitive)||