SIRIN LABS FINNEY Blockchain phone with cold storage crypto wallet announced

SIRIN LABS has announced the commercial launch of FINNEY which is its the first blockchain smartphone. It runs on SIRIN OS and offers a truly mobile blockchain experience with an embedded cold storage crypto wallet. SIRIN LABS also said that it is looking for strategic OEMs to implement SIRIN OS in consumer devices.

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SIRIN LABS will open two flagship concept stores first in London in December and later in Tokyo in January 2019. The London store will also function as a blockchain academy for our community, and any blockchain-curious audience. SIRIN says that its OS is an infrastructure platform for secure mobile transactions to enable blockchain functionality within a mobile environment. SIRIN OS is based on Google Android.

SIRIN OS enables the unique functionality of FINNEY including the cold storage crypto wallet and the native crypto wallet application, a behavioral machine learning based multi-layered cybersecurity suite, the Token Conversion Service (TCS) and embedded dCENTER.

It comes with the unique sliding design of the Safe Screen and operates as the gateway to the crypto world by activating the cold storage wallet. Functioning on dedicated hardware and software. As for the FINNEY specifications; it sports a 6-inch Full HD+ 18:9 display with a notch with 128GB storage. It packs a 12 MP rear and an 8MP front camera. The FINNEY smartphone is priced at $999 (Rs. 69,645 approx.) and is now available for sale on SIRIN LABS website and will join the Amazon Launchpad programme in January.

Moshe Hogeg, Co-Founder and Co-CEO Sirin Labs said:

It is with great pleasure that we’re today unveiling to the world the first blockchain smartphone, brought to you by one ambitious startup that was able to bring an idea to mass production in less than a year. We’re now proudly selling a flagship device that offers the user experience we have envisioned for our SIRIN OS. We’re taking a huge step forward in bridging the gap between the blockchain economy and the consumer market. Finney is the mobile and truly secure experience crypto holders have been longing for.

Author: Varun Krish

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