How to activate NFC on Google Pixel 6a

The NFC is a fairly new and practical technology. This technology is progressively used on Android mobile phones such as the Google Pixel 6a. Due to the NFC it will be possible to do a lot of things in several fields of activity. So we decided to write this content to rough the subject of the NFC and show you how to activate it on your Google Pixel 6a. We will initially discover what the NFC is for. We will see in a secondary time how you can activate the NFC on your Google Pixel 6a. Finally, we will show you how you can use it in different circumstances.


What is the NFC function on your Google Pixel 6a

The NFC that stands for Near Field Communication is in fact a wireless transfer technology. With NFC you can exchange information as well as files between 2 devices. The peculiarity of this wireless technology is that it has a range of just a few centimeters. It will be required that the device with which you use the NFC is very close to your Google Pixel 6a in order that it operates. So, the NFC will allow your Google Pixel 6a to be able to exchange files, to connect to another device or to pay without contact. There are many ways to use the NFC of your Google Pixel 6a.

How you can activate the NFC of your Google Pixel 6a

To be able to utilize the NFC on your Google Pixel 6a, it can be necessary that this setting is enabled on the phone. To activate the NFC on your Google Pixel 6a, you must go to the Settings menu of the Google Pixel 6a. Then go to PLUS or ADVANCED PARAMETERS and finally click on NFC. You can then activate or deactivate the NFC of your Google Pixel 6a. If you wish to save a little battery, we advise you to activate the NFC only if you use it and to deactivate it the rest of the time.

How you can use the NFC with your Google Pixel 6a

Exchange files with NFC

If you wish to exchange files between your Google Pixel 6a and another phone, you should use the NFC. For this you need to activate the NFC and you should also activate Android Bean. To achieve this, go to Settings> More> NFC> Android Beam . Once completed, just bring the 2 telephones closer and select NFC as an option to share your file.

Pay with the NFC of your Google Pixel 6a

For now Banks are not yet too developed on the payment NFC. To be able to pay with the NFC of your Google Pixel 6a, you need to do 2 things. The 1st is to have an application compatible with your bank. The second is to configure his credit card or his account in this application.

Connect to a device

If you want to pair a device to your Google Pixel 6a, it could be easier to do it with the NFC. So, it is generally enough to activate the NFC Google Pixel 6a and stick the mobile phone to the device to create the association. This is for example the case with some bluetooth headsets.