Incipio, a leading supplier of branded accessories for iOS- devices , unveiled at Mobile World Congress Case for iPhone with support for NFC. New products will be sold starting next month .
Near Field Communication (NFC) – a technology for wireless high-frequency short-range communication , through which you can communicate with the devices at a short distance (up to 10 centimeters) . Technology has found his calling in payment systems , public transport and other spheres of human activity .
Incipio Cashwrap equipped with built-in NFC, so you can use the iPhone 5 / 5s to make contactless payments and work with labels. Interaction NFC- module and iPhone occurs through a mobile app, which also allows you to store all the information about all the coupon , credit and other cards for later use.
Incipio expects covers for iPhone with NFC support will accelerate the adoption of Apple devices technology as well as provide more enthusiastic retailers and service providers .
However, the need to use a separate cover creates a number of disadvantages for consumers , including the need to connect to the main port of iPhone, which makes it impossible to use other accessories. Incipio Cashwrap retail price is $70 .