Microsoft, Twitch, airBaltic, Express VPN, Virgin Galactic, Gucci, Rakuten, and other global companies accept crypto payments and contribute to crypto adoption. At SpectroCoin, we provide several solutions for merchants to accept Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies offline and online.
Opinions on cryptocurrencies have taken a massive step from "crypto is dead" to "Nike launches virtual apparel for avatars within Web3 games". International brands contribute to cryptocurrency adoption and market growth by enabling their clients to spend multiple cryptocurrencies for goods and services. We have compiled a list of 7 global companies that accept crypto as payment.
The American technology corporation owns Windows OS, Microsoft Office, Xbox gaming consoles, LinkedIn, Skype, and other products. The company pioneered crypto adoption by adding bitcoin payments in 2014. Now Microsoft users can purchase games and apps using major currencies such as BTC, ETH, USDC, BNB, SHIB, and others. Users can set up their payment option directly in their Microsoft Accounts.
Twitch is an American live-streaming platform that focuses on video games owned by Amazon. Twitch users can support streamers by sending them Cheers, and the platform shares its revenue with streamers according to the number of Cheers they receive. In addition to sending Cheers, users can buy Bits, and cryptocurrencies appear in this process, as Twitch allows users to purchase Bits using popular cryptos such as BTC, ETH, USDC, BNB, SHIB, and others.
The world's first airline that started accepting bitcoin payments in 2014. The company accepts cryptos on its website for ticket purchases. The prices are displayed in euros, so crypto payments are automatically converted to euros using the current rate. The company does not charge extra fees for such purchases. The currencies available are BTC, BCH, ETH, DOGE, GUSD, USDC, PAX, and BUSD.
Express VPN is a British VPN service that enables users to access the free internet incognito. The service offers anonymous payments and requires only email addresses for those willing to pay in cryptocurrency. The cryptocurrencies available are BTC, ETH, XRP, USDC, BUSD, PAX, and GUSD.
The world's first commercial spaceline offers space tourism for curious and adventurous people to make space belong to everyone. Richard Branson owns the company and believes that if people have lots of bitcoins, the company should allow them to pay in bitcoins.
The Italian luxury fashion house began accepting cryptocurrencies in 2022 in response to customer demand, making it one of the first companies to accept ApeCoin. Other accepted currencies include BTC, BCH, ETH, WBTC, LTC, DOGE, SHIB, GUSD, USDC, and BUSD. Crypto payments are only available for customers in the United States.
The largest e-commerce platform in Japan, Rakuten, allows customers to exchange Rakuten Cash for cryptocurrencies such as BTC, BCH, and ETH. Rakuten Cash can be used to purchase online and offline items at partnering retailers.
SpectroCoin offers tools to help businesses accept cryptocurrency payments tailored to their specific needs, business structure, and goals.
We propose several plugins compatible with popular e-commerce platforms such as WooCommerce, Magento, PrestaShop, OpenCart, Drupal, WHMCS, Zen Cart, and VirtueMart. The plugins can be easily integrated into existing websites by following the module installation instructions.
We offer custom API integration if the plugin solution doesn't fit your business. SpectroCoin's API provides access to crypto payment integration through a programming interface. We provide libraries for websites built on Java and PHP to simplify integration for you and your developers.
Another solution we have is placing a donate button on your website. To set up the button, you simply need to choose the name and cryptocurrency, and a pre-prepared HTML code will appear in several available styles.
Brick-and-mortar retailers can accept cryptocurrencies using the cryptocurrency point of sale. Once an order is created, a retailer can receive payment via a generated QR code. There is no need to create new charges every time since pre-orders for goods and services with fixed prices can be set and saved.
To learn more about SpectroCoin solutions for merchants, you can check our Merchant and Payment Processing FAQ or reach our 24/7 friendly support via LiveChat on our website.