Starbucks ‘Pick of the Week’ Cards Now Redeemable via iPhone Camera

Have you been avoiding Starbucks’ free ‘Pick of the Week’ cards because you’re too lazy to manually enter in promo codes? Well those days are gone as you can now redeem codes by using your iPhone’s camera.

iPhoneinCanada.ca reader Keith confirmed Canadian ‘Pick of the Week’ cards are redeemable via the iPhone’s camera; codes are quickly scanned and identified by the camera as a white rectangle will outline the code, as seen below (you can even test it out yourself by holding your camera up to our image):

Camera redeem promo code

How to redeem a promo code using your iPhone’s camera?

Easy. Launch the App Store on your iPhone. Scroll to the very bottom and tap ‘Redeem’, then ‘Use Camera’ and then point it at your ‘Pick of the Week’ card promo code and watch magic happen.

Let us know how this works out for you!

 

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  • MikeJenkinson

    I’ve redeemed iTunes gift cards that way. Tremendous little bit of tech.

  • Yay! I’ve done gift cards that way for a while, and each time I redeem a Starbucks pick, I’m annoyed that I can’t do it. So glad to hear they’ve finally added a box around the code. 🙂

  • Allan Descheneau

    Been doing this for a little while. Love it!