Electronic giant, HTC, and cryptocurrency exchange platform, Binance announces that a smartphone that runs Binance Chain will be released soon.
The partnership between HTC and the cryptocurrency exchange signals Binance’s entrance into the crypto smartphone race, as Binance sees them playing ”a key role in the crypto industry,” said Binance CEO Changpeng (CZ) Zhao.
Users will be able to access Binance’s decentralized exchange within the hardware wallets on their phones. The new smartphone is a special edition of HTC’s EXODUS 1, the firm’s latest crypto phone that has a built-in hardware wallet to hold certain cryptocurrencies and the capability to run a complete bitcoin node.
According to the announcement, the phones will be on sale very soon at a price of $599, and a limited number of customers will also receive BNB airdrops.