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NFC questions!!!!

by firsttimedan / May 7, 2013 3:34 PM PDT

Somehow this question pop up in my mind.
Samsung Galaxy S4 has NFC tech. and so does HTC One and Nokia Lumia 920 Windows.
I was wondering whether you can send photos, files from let's say the s4 to HTC or Windows phone via NFC
Can you bump 2 different phones together and share files via NFC???
I mean galaxy phones no problem but Samsung to HTC via Beam... with the "ping" sound effect.....
pls.. don bring up crapple

Thanks in advance for answering

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Android Beam
by hamidAWC / May 13, 2013 4:24 PM PDT
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In my opinion....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / May 15, 2013 8:45 AM PDT
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....you won't be able to do a NFC connection between different phone manufacturers. Each manufacturer will use their own proprietary hardware/software.

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I stand corrected.....
by birdmantd Forum moderator / May 15, 2013 11:33 AM PDT
In reply to: In my opinion....

......after speaking with a Samsung rep, I confirmed that communication between different manufacturers does work, assuming both devices have NFC installed. I needed to confirm or counter my earlier comment. Hope that is useful.

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