The HTC Exodus 1 is a smartphone designed specifically for linking to various blockchains. In the built-in “Secure Enclave” crypto currencies and tokens can be kept separately from the operating system.
So far the Exodus 1 could only be bought with the cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum and Binance Coin. Now HTC has announced that the smartphone can be purchased from March for 699 US dollars.
In addition, the payment of microtransactions is to be facilitated by a cooperation with the Internet browser Opera and the integration of the Zion Wallet of the smartphone in the browser. According to developer Phil Chen, a transaction fee of “almost zero“Due, what should promote the microtransactions and make economic. For example, small sums on websites that support this can be paid as a tip. In addition, HTC highlights the availability of new “Dapps” (decentralized apps) that will enhance the functionality of the smartphone and make it possible to realize a “Web 3.0”.