NFC is still a slow burner in Ireland yet plenty of us do have mobiles with NFC capabilities. Some of us perhaps may not of heard of it or aware it is present on many devices today and has been for some years.Boon allows contactless payments at any terminal supporting Mastercard contactless and are giving €5.00 free credit if you download the app..Before you download the app do check the compatibility list HERE. NOTE – Boon will not work on rooted devices or those using Cyanogenmod.




Boon comes in 3 levels which are Start,Basic and Plus see the packages HERE

With boon. you can pay at any NFC-enabled point-of-sale terminal and everywhere you see the MasterCard ,PayPass logo. Simply tap your smartphone on the payment terminal and enter your PIN. By the way: boon. also enables you to make payments offline without an active internet connection.


You confirm all your transactions via PIN entry. All of your personal and payment information is stored and transmitted in a secure and encrypted manner. If your smartphone is lost or stolen, you can block boon. immediately using the free emergency hotline: 00800 94 73 22 70

Download on Android below or check BoonPayment.Com for more information.


By Jim O Brien/CEO

CEO and expert in transport and Mobile tech. A fan 20 years, mobile consultant, Nokia Mobile expert, Former Nokia/Microsoft VIP,Multiple forum tech supporter with worldwide top ranking,Working in the background on mobile technology, Weekly radio show, Featured on the RTE consumer show, Cavan TV and on TRT WORLD. Award winning Technology reviewer and blogger. Security and logisitcs Professional.