The number of Bitcoin ATMs took flight in 2021
2021 was a year in which there was a great increase in the number of Bitcoin ATMs. Current numbers about the number of Bitcoin ATMs are in our news.
Interest in cryptocurrencies increased tremendously in 2021. One of the most popular cryptocurrencies here is, of course, Bitcoin. With the increasing interest in Bitcoin, the number of Bitcoin ATMs in the world is also increasing. When we look at the statistics since the beginning of the year, there is an increase of more than two times.
The increase in the number of ATMs is a sign that Bitcoin is starting to adopt. It is also worth noting that it is quite expensive to transact at Bitcoin ATMs. This puts them at a disadvantage. This is why many users prefer cryptocurrency exchanges over ATMs.
Finally, let’s give a news from the USA. US-based supermarket chain Walmart collaborated with ATM company Coinme. As part of this collaboration, Walmart began placing Bitcoin ATMs in its stores in October.