ZTE Grand S3 unlocks with eyeprint recognition
The ZTE Grand series has been quite popular in the domestic market for its value for money factor. The company recently updated the lineup with the new ZTE Grand S3 flagship. The device comes with a very unique security feature which allows users to unlock the device using their eyeprints. The company has partnered up with EyeVerify to develop this system wherein the phone's sensors can identify the pattern of veins of both the eyes of the user. At present, Eyeprint recognition can be used to unlock the device, but ZTE claims that in the near future, it could also be used to make secure payments. The ZTE Grand S3 is well built and has even won the IF Design Award for its minimalistic design. As for the tech specs, the phone will be powered by the Snapdragon 801 processor clocked at 2.5GHz and 3GB RAM. There will be 16GB of expandable storage on the device. The 5.5-inch display will sport a resolution of 1920 x 1080p. At the back there will be a 16MP sensor and up front, there is an 8MP Selfie camera. The phone will feature a 3100 mAh battery and will run on Android 4.4 KitKat OS. The ZTE Grand S3 is currently available in China for around $478 (RM1733). No Malaysia release dates or pricing details have been revealed.