Category Archive: Windows

Windows O.S.

Samsung “patches” sharing, is this we were waiting for?

Samsung windows ATIV Beam app for android

Samsung released the “ATIV Beam” app. This article is about sharing data; NFC technology enhancing the user experience of applications that use the Bluetooth technology. Device to device, NOT about stickers or payments. NFC selects (simplifies the discovery process) and securely connects (simplifies the process of authenticated pairing) to a Bluetooth device. The pairing is …

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NFC enabled Nokia Lumia 925

Nokia Lumia 925 windows with nfc technology

“Secure NFC for payment, Sharing, Pairing, Tagging” a Lumia 920, just better The Nokia Lumia 925 is “a new interpretation” of the Lumia 920. Less colorful, but a much more attractive design because of the aluminium body. The polycarbonate back comes in white, grey or black. A bit smaller and thinner, and much lighter 139 …

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Nokia Lumia 720

Nokia Lumia 720 Mix Radio pair with nfc the bluetooth connection

NFC pairing, sharing and tagging Nokia specifications list says; with NFC sharing, NFC pairing and NFC tagging. Payments? Not on the latest (March) Visa or Mastercard lists with approved devices yet. I expect the 720 on the list next month, just like all other nfc enabled Lumia’s. The lists are updated just now and then. …

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Windows Phone 8X by HTC

nfc enabled Windows phone 8X by HTC

nfc enabled Windows Phone 8X by HTC What’s a name. It’s really “Windows Phone 8X by HTC”, the X stands for high-end! “NFC availability depends on the mobile operator and your location. Please check with your mobile operator.” This must be more about contactless payments. But yes, we had (pluperfect, I hope) carriers in the …

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Nokia Lumia 820 with optional? NFC

Nokia Lumia 820 nfc enabled windows 8 handset

Nokia Lumia 820 with optional? NFC The Nokia Lumia 820 with (optional?) NFC chip. It seems, for NFC, you need a backplate/battery-cover with NFC? source;Slashgear.com. On the Nokia websites no info about this “optional NFC”. The Nokia Lumia 8xx and 920 supports also the Mifare classic tags, but it must be NDEF formatted first (buy …

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Nokia Lumia 920 with NFC

Nokia Lumia 920 nfc enabled windows 8 handset

Nokia Lumia 920 with NFC The NFC enabled Lumia 920, Nokia’s new flagship Windows Phone 8 smartphone. Nothing about NFC in the press-release now. In June at the Windows Phone Developer Summit, Microsoft said, the mobile wallet will come pre-installed on every Windows Phone 8 handset. And if the carrier doesn’t support the SIM-based contactless …

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Samsung ATIV S + nfc announced

Samsung Ativ S nfc enabled windows 8 phone

Samsung ATIV S with NFC chip Samsung ATIV S with NFC technology, and nowhere the word optional. Everybody surprised, Samsung announced the first Windows 8 phone before Nokia. Samsung introduces “ATIV”, the new brand for its Windows-based devices. – 1.5 GHz dual-core processor – 4.8 inch (121.9mm ) HD Super AMOLED – Windows Phone 8 …

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Nokia Lumia 610 NFC

Nokia Lumia 610 NFC enabled windows phone

Nokia Lumia 610 NFC Nokia announced its first NFC enabled Windows Phone. An NFC version of its Lumia 610, the most affordable smartphone in the Lumia range. Doing general things, Windows 7.5 O.S. runs very fluidly on this phone with a 1-core 800 Mhz processor and 256 MB of RAM. Cool glossy colorful plastic (light) …

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ZTE Orbit announced

ZTE Orbit NFC enabled handset

ZTE ORBIT ZTE announced its second Windows Phone smartphone, it’s the first Windows handset on the market with an NFC chip. The ZTE Orbit will run the latest version of Windows Phone O.S., Windows Phone 7.5 Mango with the Tango update. The Tango-update adds greater support for low-end phones, a smooth working O.S. with only …

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Motorola MC75A HF

Motorola MC75A-HF nfc

Motorola MC75A HF The Motorola MC75A HF is a rugged “mobile computer” that combines mobile communication and secure contactless transaction capability (payments). Enables NFC and global closed-loop transactions and payments. Supports MIFARE, FeliCa, Calypso and standard RFID tags.   Six devices in one; World mobile phone, HF RFID reader/writer, mobile computer, bar code scanner and …

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Axia A206

Axia A206 nfc

Malaysian Fifth Media is a manufacturer of mobile devices for business applications.   The Axia A206 is a PDA phone that can read smartcards and RFID tags as it comes with smartcard and NFC technologies, offering both contact and contactless card reader capabilities. The AXIA A206 is an alliance with Garmin-Asus to ride on the …

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