AUSTIN, Texas — Walmart will soon offer a free, Touchless Thermometer app to iPhone and iPad users, the company announced Tuesday.
The app will launch in the U.S. on Tuesday, and will be available to all Walmarts customers starting with the April 24 opening of the store in the nation’s second-largest retailer.
The app will have an estimated 1 million users, according to a Walmart spokeswoman.
It is the first time the company has offered an app for its customers.
Walmart also recently launched a free app for Apple’s iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices.
Walmart will sell the app in the App Store for $0.99 and for $2.99 in Apple’s app store.
The free app will also be available for free on Google Play and Amazon Appstore.
In addition to the app, Walmart is offering its customers a free $10 gift card for using the app to get free Thermometers at participating stores.
WalMart customers can log into the app using their Walmucks email address.
The Walmomes app will be free for everyone who signs up for the app.