NFC means Near Field Communication
NFC is a wireless technology that should enable electronics to communicate with each other. This happens on a radio frequency that allows mobile phones, digital cameras, etc. Can communicate with each other over a distance of approximately 20 cm (at a rate of 212 kilobits per second). Both Philips and Sony also have smart cards with microprocessor that are intended for storing identification data or financiëe information. NFC does not require permission from the user to make contact. NFC is mainly brought into contact with mobile means of payment and ticket systems (with NFC you can pay by keeping your device (phone) near the cashier).