Microsoft has recently released its much awaited Lumia Denim update to a large number of Lumia handsets out there. Recently, the update has arrive to the Nokia Lumia 928 and the Lumia 822 and other special feature that arrives along with is the Softcard mobile payment system. Last month, HTC for its Windows based flagship One M8 showed up that it too supports the Softcard mobile payment system. Softcard that was earlier known as the ISIS is now jointly owned by T-Mobile, Verizon and AT&T.
The Softcard mobile payment system requires a phone with NFC, a secured SIM card and the Softcard app. However on making payment using the Softcard, you first need to open the app and enter your PIN number. Select the card you want to use to make payment and tap on the terminal with your handset to make the payment. Softcard supports cards from American Express, Wells Fargo and Chase.
This app is currently available on the Windows Phone Store for the Verizon branded Lumia 928 and Lumia 822. This mobile payment system is supported over nearly 20000 retail locations making the purchase check out quick and easy.
source: Softcard (WindowsPhone)