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Vodafone brings NFC payments to Sziget Festival

One of Europe premier music festivals has teamed up with Vodafone to accommodate visitors with contactless transaction cards — and some will aswell get the adventitious to pay with NFC phones.

The Sziget Festival

The Sziget Anniversary in Hungary, active this year from August 10 to 15, has been called one of the top 5 contest in Europe by The Independent bi-weekly and attracts up to 50,000 visitors.

Vodafone Hungary is the capital sponsor for the anniversary and this year is introducing a new and bigger Sziget-card, which will acquiesce festival-goers to pay for food, alcohol and commodity throughout the site.

Visitors accept their Sziget-card chargeless of allegation at the entrance, and they can re-charge it at a amount of sites about the anniversary application banknote or acclaim cards. Money actual on the agenda can be adored at the end of the festival. Should the agenda get absent or stolen, registered card-owners can cencel the card, and get aback the money that has not yet been spent.

And, as a adherence reward, Vodafone will as well be alms a mobile-phone based Sziget NFC account to some of it barter to analysis at the festival.

admiral and CEO of Vodafone Hungary said: “We are traveling to abide the addition of abstruse innovations, visitors [will] get to analysis the next bearing account of adaptable payments for the aboriginal time on the Hungarian market.