In line with a official press release released, Crypto hardware wallet manufacturing firm Ledger has recently revealed its brand new Bluetooth-based wallet on 7th Jan.
The wallet, referred to as the Ledger Nano X, was shown at the CES 2019 conference held in Las Vegas. The firm, at the same time has also declared its mobile app set launch date on 28th Jan., which would permit its users to manage their transactions and check their balances from a mobile device.
The Ledger Nano X would have the capability to store around 100 crypto assets. At the end of Nov., Ledger Nano S had begun to support altcoin Monero [XMR].
Earlier in October, major technology company Sony had declared that it had created a contactless crypto hardware wallet that uses IC smart technology. Whereas the product’s launch date isn’t not yet revealed by the company, But Sony noted that the device would be ready to manage personal keys for storing personal info on the blockchain along with managing crypto holdings.
Over the summer, Ledger reported that that they have sold around quite a million wallets in 2017, attracting larger tech investors like ‘Samsung‘, Google’s venture arm GV and Siemens. the firm has additionally opened a Hong Kong work-office in the end of Oct.
Even in Dec, a research team reported vulnerabilities, they found in Ledger’s hardware that allegedly allow them to install any computer code on the wallet. In response to the demonstration, Ledger revealed an announcement that the vulnerabilities weren’t so major, and therefore the hacking hints demonstrated by the demonstrators were unpractical.