Xeeda, a startup offering a unique hardware wallet and integrated bitcoin/altcoin app for smartphones today announced a partnership that will allow it to integrate ShapeShift, the popular exchange for buying and selling digital assets. The integration provides XEEDA users instant exchange between digital assets from their smartphone, without ever having to expose their private keys to the internet.
Xeeda’s mission is to provide convenient and secure mobile access to cryptocurrencies and their communities around the globe. Using their PIN and fingerprint, users will be able to store cryptographic keys on the Xeeda Hardware Wallet and seamlessly exchange between digital assets, all from the convenience of their smartphone. Xeeda offers a mobile solution that beginning today is offered for presale on its website with expected delivery in late 2018.
“We are incredibly excited to integrate XEEDA wallet with ShapeShift. Internet usage and the global economy are increasingly driven by communications and transactions via smartphones. The collaboration with ShapeShift supports our vision to accelerate digital currency adoption by creating a convenient and secure platform for crypto communities that require direct mobile access. Xeeda is focused on providing secure access to digital currency markets through ease-of-use and mobility using our hardware wallet and integrated app.”
ShapeShift is an account-free digital asset exchanger that enables cryptocurrency users to easily “shift” their balances between other major blockchain assets available today. The ShapeShift platform is an efficient way to convert between assets within the cryptocurrency ecosystem.
Xeeda is supported on iOS and Android devices. To use the hardware wallet, users will need to download the XEEDA app on their iOS and Android devices. The app utilizes biometric scanners for security. Simply plug the hardware device into your smartphone, generate master seeds, set a pin, scan your fingerprint, and access your XEEDA app. The app allows the authenticated user to access and control assets, manage balances, review portfolios, and initiate transfers.
Preorders for XEEDA Hardware Wallet are available beginning June 5, 2018, at a special launch price of $119 for the first 1,000 customers. The first batches are expected to ship out between September and December 2018.