With iOS 11, NFC is for more than just using Apple Pay

Apple currently uses NFC for mobile payment system Apple Pay. NFC, which stands for Near Field Communication, allows two electronic devices to communicate with each other as long as both are within 1.6-inches of each other. When Apple added NFC to its handset with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, it limited the use of the feature to Apple Pay. But that is all going to change once iOS 11 is released...
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21. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

Finally! NFC in the iPhone starting to get more useful. This should be good.

22. ahmadkun

Posts: 587; Member since: May 02, 2016

Sharing files via Bluetooth , comming soon in 2030 on ios24

31. medtxa

Posts: 1655; Member since: Jun 02, 2014

Restrictions is key to product 'refined for human'. Because aparrently average human can't handle the complicated of android. /apple
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