How to activate NFC on OnePlus 8

The NFC is a fairly new and useful technology. This technology is increasingly used on Android phones such as the OnePlus 8. Thanks to the NFC it is possible to do lots 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 OnePlus 8. We will first see what the NFC is for. We will discover in a secondary time how you can activate the NFC on your OnePlus 8. At last, we will show you how you can use it in different circumstances.


What is actually the NFC function on your OnePlus 8

The NFC that stands for Near Field Communication is in fact a wireless transfer technology. With NFC you may exchange information as well as files between two devices. The attribute of this wireless technology is that it has a range of just a couple of centimeters. It will be required that the device with which you use the NFC is very close to your OnePlus 8 in order that functions. So, the NFC will allow your OnePlus 8 to be able to exchange files, to connect to a new device or to pay without contact. There are so many ways to use the NFC of your OnePlus 8.

How you can activate the NFC of your OnePlus 8

To be able to make use of the NFC on your OnePlus 8, it is necessary that this setting is enabled on the mobile phone. To activate the NFC on your OnePlus 8, you must go to the Settings menu of the OnePlus 8. Then go to PLUS or ADVANCED PARAMETERS and finally click on NFC. You may then activate or deactivate the NFC of your OnePlus 8. If you wish to save a little battery, we advise you to activate the NFC only when you use it and to deactivate it the rest of the time.

How you can use the NFC with your OnePlus 8

Exchange files with NFC

If you wish to exchange data files between your OnePlus 8 and another mobile phone, you should use the NFC. For this you need to activate the NFC and you must also activate Android Bean. To achieve this, go to Settings> More> NFC> Android Beam . Once completed, just bring the two devices closer and select NFC as an option to share your file.

Pay with the NFC of your OnePlus 8

For now Banks are not yet too developed on the payment NFC. To be able to pay with the NFC of your OnePlus 8, you will need to do two things. The first is to have an app compatible with your bank. The secondary is to set up his credit card or his account in this app.

Connect to a device

If you desire to pair a device to your OnePlus 8, it could be easier to do it with the NFC. So, it is frequently enough to activate the NFC OnePlus 8 and stick the telephone to the device to generate the association. This is for example the case with some bluetooth headsets.