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Smartphones main devices for 90% of consumers - MasterCard

Friday 30 September 2016 | 14:06 CET | News
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More than 90 percent of consumers use their smartphone more than any other device, according to a study by Mastercard. Consumers would also rather use biometrics than PIN codes when it comes to paying for things, saying they'd prefer fingerprint recognition. The study found that while over 70 percent of respondents in Africa and the Middle East said they were ready to pay with their smartphones, Western Europeans have some way to go with only two fifths (38 percent) saying so. However, when asked about new ways to pay, consumers across all regions chose their smartphone as an alternative to

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Companies: MasterCard
Countries: World
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