Although NFC debuted in 2004, its development was limited because electronic payment and related laws and regulations had not yet become a climate at that time. However, with the promotion of many large NFC factories and the support of ICT large factories and software giants, the recent development of NFC began to dawn.
ICT majors support it first, and the financial industry is also bullish on NFC technology
Google supports NFC function in Android 4.0 version, Microsoft also adds NFC support function in its Windows Phone 8. Windows 8. which can make internal NFC chip Android phone/tablet or WP8 phone//Windows After NFC authentication, the Bluetooth function between 8 tablet/pen drive can be opened. In order to pass websites, Google/Bing map information, contacts (vCard) and pictures to each other. And Samsung launched S Beam, it is built in their own phones, NFC authentication to open Wi-Fi In order to pass high-capacity music, movies and other files, Direct function for high-speed transmission. And Samsung launched S Beam, which is built in its own phone, NFC authentication and then open Wi-Fi High-speed transfer Direct function for transferring large-capacity music, movies and other files. NFC can help phones share data more easily without complicated settings.
Android NFC phones, according to its SE (Secure Element; security component) configuration method can be divided into three kinds of built-in cell phones and SWP SIM cards, SD cards, etc. In order to unify the management of NFC cards, the GSMA consortium has defined the TSMM (Trusted Service Management; a trust service management platform that meets the operational integration needs of mobile payment providers.
However, in Apple, its iPhone 6/6 Plus phones also built NFC chip, first applied to Apple Pay mobile payment. Paired with Touch ID (fingerprint recognition) and NFC technology, consumers can check out without removing a credit card or signature at more than 22,000 Apple Pay-enabled online or physical stores in the U.S. The service will be extended to the Apple Watch smartwatch. As a result, the popularity of NFC will change consumer habits.