July 31 News Today, Apple released its third quarter results for 2019.Subsequently, Apple CEO Tim Cook and CFO Luca Mastri attended a conference call to interpret the results and answer questions from analysts. Apple CEO Tim Cook confirmed in a earnings call that the Apple Credit Card (Apple Card) will be launched in August, while Apple plans to release a number of new products in the fall.
Apple officially unveiled its Apple Card credit card at a spring launch on March 26, 2019. Trademarks related to, Apple Card services have also been officially registered in Hong Kong this month. Thousands of Apple employees are already testing the Apple Card. Cook didn't mention the exact date. Tomorrow is August, so Apple Card may be here any minute.
Apple Card is an upgrade service of Apple Pay, its physical credit card is made of titanium alloy metal, the card face in addition to the partner's Logo only EMV chip.
Although the Apple Card is mainly used in the form of a virtual card based on iPhone, Apple has also equipped it with a corresponding physical card, which is made of titanium alloy. The design of the card continues Apple's usual concise style. Only the name of the cardholder, Apple logo and chip.
The card is also activated in a way that is quite "Apple". We found that Apple Card activates interactive animation from the latest developer version of iOS 12.3. Different from the traditional phone and counter activation, Apple Card cardholders need to put the card close to the iPhone, mobile phone will automatically detect the card and play a pairing interface similar to AirPods and HomePods, the cardholder can activate with one click.