STATE OF THE ART SECURITY
The technology used to secure your Bitcoin transactions is an industry standard EAL5+ smartcard.
All the Bitcoin cryptographic heavy lifting such as parsing and signing a transaction is done inside the secure element.
If you lose your device, you can restore a new one or use any other compatible software wallet at any time.
Sensitive operations can be safely confirmed by a second factor even on a fully compromised computer.
The Ledger wallet software offers a simple and seamless user experience. Anyone can use it.
NFC will be available on our next release, for mobile connectivity and fast contactless payments.