Samsung Galaxy S5 users can identify payments with PayPal without a password – using fingerprint . This innovation means that users no longer need to remember passwords and logins shops. Told about this company PayPal for the MWC 2014 in Barcelona.
Samsung introduced a new flagship Galaxy S5 presentation on Monday. Among the notable features of the new items with 5.1 -inch screen and waterproof – a fingerprint scanner.
Imprint is the “key” to access the personal zone Galaxy S5. It is possible to store the files and programs that you want to hide from prying eyes. Also with the help of a scanner can be removed from your smartphone locks and confirm purchases in online stores . Fingerprint module Touch ID exists in the iPhone 5s, but the sensor is not used to verify payments on the Internet , though Apple does not exclude such a possibility in the future.
“Last year, we predicted that our industry will soon go beyond entering passwords . This project – one more step to translate this prediction a reality. Our collaboration with Samsung demonstrates that no longer need to choose between security and convenience , “- said the director of PayPal Product Hill Ferguson.
The data will be in the “cloud” and not on the device – installed on Galaxy S5 FIDO Ready application will convert the entered fingerprint on the encrypted key , allowing PayPal identify the client without storing biometric data.
With the April 2014 decision by PayPal payment identification via fingerprint will be available in 26 countries , including the U.S., Australia, Brazil , the UK and others. Samsung Galaxy S5 goes on sale from April 11 .