There are various news and rumours about Samsung Galaxy S7 the next flagship smartphone of Samsung. Rumours are saying that the Samsung Galaxy S7 will have an iris scanner. The next smartphone from Samsung is scheduled to release in 2016. By the time we have seen various rumours about the features and specifications of Samsung Galaxy S7. Now, we are hearing that Samsung could use an iris scanner in their upcoming smartphone Samsung Galaxy S7.
Iris Scanner is used to scan your eyes and unlocked the phone. As far now, the fingerprint scanner is getting popularity in smartphones. There are very fewer smartphones with an iris scanner. In the fingerprint scanner enabled smartphones you can unlock your phone with your finger. But in the iris scanner smartphone, you need to scan your eye to unlock it.
Smartphone these days enables various features including making payments through the wallet. So, security to your smartphone is essential in this order. The problem with the fingerprint scanner is that someone who has your fingerprints can create a duplicate fingerprint to unlock your phone. The iris scanner can only be unlocked with your eyes.
If Samsung uses iris scanner in the Samsung Galaxy S7 then it will surely increase the price of the handset. The rumour that Samsung will use iris scanner comes from a Poland-based website. The website says that iris scanner could increase the price of Samsung Galaxy S7 than its predecessor Galaxy S6.
It is also expected that Samsung Galaxy S7 will use Snapdragon 820 processor. There is also some news that other variants of this phone will use Exynos 8 Octa 8890 SoC made by Samsung. The Samsung Galaxy S7 is expected to launch in 2016. The company is planning to announce the device in Samsung Unpacked 2016 event which will be held in MWC 2016 conference. The MWC 2016 conference is held in February 2016 in Barcelona. Source