Steady Growth in NFC POS Terminals in the US in the Last Six Months

In May 2015, Let’s Talk Payments estimated the number of NFC terminals in the US to be around 1.3 million whereas the total EMV terminals in the US was estimated to be around 4 million.

In October 2015, the liability shift forced many retailers to move to EMV-based terminals. A large numbers of terminals that have been upgraded in the last six months are both EMV and NFC-enabled. At present, there are around 13.9 million POS terminals in the US. About 57% of these terminals are still non-EMV. In May 2015, w ...

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