Steam performs ability to pay with in bitcoin




Valve has added a payment option to Steam: Gamers can also checkout now with bitcoins. Valve uses payment provider BitPay. Publishers and developers are paid by Valve in regular currency.

BitPay announces the arrival of bitcoinbetalingen on Steam on his blog. The feature is activated and it is immediately possible to deal with bitcoins. Last week appeared there a message that Valve had sent to developers explaining the new payment method.

According BitPay Valve has the option to pay with bitcoins added because the company was looking for a fast international payment for emerging markets like India, China and Brazil. In such countries are options such as paying by credit or not always available through PayPal.

By bitcointransacties to proceed there is no risk for publishers and developers to sell their games on Steam via a payment provider. They do not hang bitcoinprijs their game; which is converted by the payment provider on the basis of the current price in the currency of the country of purchase.

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