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Samsung brings new features to its programmable NFC tags with the TecTile 3.0 mobile app

0. phoneArena 24 Oct 2012, 08:00 posted on

When we got the chance to check out TecTiles by Samsung for the first time, we could immediately think of a number of cases they could be used in. The company's programmable NFC tags can perform lots of cool stuff when an NFC-enabled smartphone is in proximity, so one can launch apps, make a call, change their handset's profile, and more with a single tap. And now, right in time for the arrival of the Galaxy Note II in the U.S., Samsung is announcing a new version of the TecTile mobile app, thus expanding the list of things you can do with TecTiles even further...

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posted on 24 Oct 2012, 16:40 1

1. metalpoet (unregistered)


LEGENDARY! God i am so glad that i am involved in the mobile industry to see and experience these things first hand!

posted on 24 Oct 2012, 16:43

2. dvsmik3 (Posts: 17; Member since: 05 Apr 2012)


What can these TecTiles do that the Llama app can't? The only benefit I could see is that they are much more location specific.

posted on 24 Oct 2012, 17:07 1

3. GeekMovement (Posts: 1519; Member since: 09 Sep 2011)


My friend bought this for me and I am excited to use it.

posted on 24 Oct 2012, 21:59

4. moroninc (Posts: 189; Member since: 14 Jul 2012)


$14.99 to use something which can already be used via a widget or your hand from your phone and 30 secs of your time... not gonna happen! .. maybe good for Foursquare Check-ins ..but thats it.

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