Smartphone maker HTC plans to add support for Binance Chain in a new special version of its Exodus blockchain smartphone.
The company announced that it will release an Exodus 1 smartphone that integrates with the BNB blockchain, providing support for the decentralized exchange and Binance token. According to the report, support for Binance Chain in Zion Vault wallet will be added to Exodus 1 Binance version. In fact, users will be able to directly access Binance DEX using their phone.
In a statement, HTC decentralization CEO Phil Chen said:
“We are starting to cooperate with the largest and most liquid cryptocurrency exchange and give users the opportunity to manage their keys and launch the full Bitcoin node,” he said, noting that the built-in support for Binance DEX in the device can change the way users interact with exchanges.
Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao said smartphones are the “most natural option” for hardware wallets, especially those that users always want to carry with them. “Cryptocurrencies, on the other hand, will make each smartphone both a POS terminal and a payment device, excluding most other intermediaries,” he said.
Changpeng Zhao said he is “hungry” to see how people can use cryptocurrencies with the new device:
“The consequences of such cooperation are very deep and far-reaching. We are pleased to work with HTC Exodus so that its users can access Binance Chaim and DEX and thus expand access to cryptocurrencies. ”
The new version of Exodus 1 Binance will be sold for $ 599, a smartphone can only be purchased for cryptocurrency on the HTC website. The first customers will also be able to take part in the free distribution of BNB tokens, which will be credited to the wallets of their devices.
Recall that at the end of last month, HTC released
Exodus 1S blockchain smartphone with the ability to launch a full Bitcoin node. In September, support for Bitcoin Cash was added to HTC Exodus, and in May, the option of swaps between cryptocurrencies was also added. Previously, there was information that a decentralized Brave browser will be installed in the Exodus blockchain smartphone.