moneto brings NFC Mobile Wallet to Six Additional Smartphones
This multi-platform mobile wallet is now available for use with Android on the Samsung Galaxy S i9000 (international GSM unlocked version), Samsung Vibrant, Samsung Fascinate, Samsung Mesmerize, Samsung Showcase, Samsung Galaxy S 4G and the Samsung Epic 4G devices. The moneto line up of phones now include at least two popular smartphones across all 4 major wireless carriers in the USA (iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S at AT&T; iPhone 4, iPhone 4S and Samsung Fascinate at Verizon; iPhone 4, iPhone 4S and Epic 4G at Sprint; and Samsung Vibrant and Galaxy S 4G at T-Mobile.
The moneto mobile wallet kit for Android requires a simple user installation that enables these smartphones for mobile payments. Unlike other programs where consumers carry specialized devices or devices deformed by applying external contactless payment stickers, moneto users can use their phones discreetly and safely. The moneto wallet PIN is stored safely on the secure chip inside the microSD making it safe and secure for consumers. moneto is safe from unauthorized use if the handset is left with screen unlocked as moneto users are required to consciously launch the moneto application and enter their PIN before payment can be activated. If moneto users want to upgrade their phone to another supported model, they can simply remove the microSD and take it with them to their new device, eliminating the risk of their balance or private data left behind on the old phone. Account credentials are encrypted within the microSD for ultimate security. With credentials securely stored on the microSD, users can make mobile payments regardless of cell reception, offering unparalleled purchase transaction reliability.
Every mobile wallet kit comes with a moneto microSD, a patented NFC antenna sticker applicator, a prepaid magnetic stripe plastic card allowing users to access ATM's nationwide, and $10 preloaded onto the account. The moneto app can be downloaded from the Android Market and comes complete with a reload feature to add funds to moneto, a locator that lists merchants that accept NFC payments by zip code or current location, and will soon include card to card transfers as well as integrated cash back offers.
The moneto mobile wallet is available for order online at www.moneto.me today. The moneto mobile wallet is available on two platforms, a microSD and iCaisse combination for iPhone with a retail price of $79.95 (US) including $10 preloaded, and for Android models a microSD with 1GB storage combined with a booster sticker for $29.95 (US) including $10 preloaded.