4% of US adults have paid for items by tapping smartphone

Wednesday 12 December 2012 | 09:02 CET | News
A combined 13 percent of adults in the US have either paid by tapping their smartphone at a merchant's point-of-service terminal (4%), or have witnessed it first-hand (8%), with predictably stronger experience levels among smartphone owners (18%, 7% and 11% respectively), according to Harris. Six in ten US adults are indicating that they believe smartphone payments will eventually replace both payment card (66%) and cash (61%) transactions for a majority of purchases.

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Companies: Harris
Countries: United States
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