LG's "White Card" universal payments card reportedly set for March unveiling

Android Central

Android Central
Android Central
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!


Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
is said to be jumping into the universal payments card game with their new "White Card". The idea, as with startups
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
and
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
, is to put all store your various magnetic strip cards on just one card, equipped with a small display, controls to switch cards, and a reprogrammable magnetic strip on the back — all packed into a credit card-sized package that's barely heavier or thicker than a single plastic card.


Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!


But this LG Pay White Card, at least in the leaked prototype form, appears to be taking a different route than Coin or Plastc — rather than a sealed 2-year battery (Coin) or 30-day battery with Qi wireless recharging (Plastc), the White Card will have external charging contacts (and thus a special cable or dock to charge it up). Additionally, like Plastc (but unlike Coin), the LG White Card appears to integrate six pin contact points for emulating EMV chips.

The LG Pay White Card is reportedly set of an unveiling at
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
alongside the
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
, though we don't have any word on when and where it will be available and how much we can expect it to cost.

Soruce:
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
; Via:
Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!





Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!


Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!


Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!


Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!


Please, Log in or Register to view URLs content!
 

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

Top