Opera launches a built in cryptocurrency wallet in its Android app. The revelation was made by the company at a blockchain event ithat was held in London earlier today.
The company announced that the wallet will first support ethereum, with support for bitcoin, Litecoin, and others likely to come later. Ether investors using Opera would potentially be able to more easily access their tokens using the feature.
Back in July, Opera browser first announced the testing of its built-in cryptocurrency wallet and now, it is officially launched by the company at a blockchain event held in London today. Previously, Opera indicated its awareness of cryptocurrency and the recent influx of scams by introducing anti-cryptojacking software in its web browsers.
Users can use the cryptocurrency wallet by first downloading Opera on Android (it’s not available on iOS) and then purchasing some ether tokens to store inside. From there, users can access a selection of mini apps inside the browser. A great feature it is.