September 26, 2022

Japanese tech giant launches debit card with integrated blockchain wallet

The Japanese holding SoftBank has issued a debit card with a built-in blockchain wallet. Users can in in real time check balances in both fiat and digital currency in the application.

The function of connecting to WiFi allows the card to act as a hot or cold wallet.

Currently, SBC Wallet Cards is available only in Japan, but will soon enter the markets of Southeast Asia, the United States and South Korea.

The card also allows you to control smart home appliances through payments, but it is not yet clear which digital assets it supports.

Recall that earlier in the debit Coinbase Card appeared support for XRP, BAT, REP, ZRX and XLM.

Residents of ten more European countries have access to debit Coinbase Card