It was the failed Galaxy Note7 the first terminal of the brand to adopt the iris scanner as a biometric unlocking method. Later, the company began to implement this system in all its flagship year after year, until becoming a characteristic feature that today accompanies the reader of fingerprints in the most recent models of the brand. Butit does not seem to be satisfied offering this option only to the users of its most expensive terminals, and He intends to take it to his entry lines sooner rather than later.
At least that’s what they say, where they point out that the next Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Plus 2018 will be the brand’s most affordable model to have an iris reader.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Plus: the first low range with iris scanner
Since the beginning of this year, we know that Samsung intended tothrough a new batch of Exynos processors. Now it seems that day is approaching.
A firmware to which they have had access from XDA-Developers corresponding to Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime 2018 , confirms the existence of a driver belonging to a iris scanner module called ktd2692_iris , which will be used as a method of unlocking based on biometrics.
Beyond this unlocking system, the Galaxy Grand Prime Plus 2018 would have the processor inside Exynos 7870 , a 5.5-inch screen with a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels , and 16 megapixel rear camera. The rest of the specifications would be the following:
|Specifications||Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Plus 2018|
|screen||5.5 inches 540 x 960 pixels|
|Rear camera||16 MP Samsung S5K4H5YC with 4k video recording and slow-motion @ 240fps)|
|Frontal camera||5 MP Samsung S5K5E3|
|Connectivity||USB Type-C (USB 3.0)|
At the moment it is unknown when Samsung has planned to launch its new medium-low range terminal with iris scanner , and its price is a mystery today. Even so, knowing that the firmware of the smartphone has already come to light, presumably not too long until we can meet the new model of the South Korean.