Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris with Iris recognition launched in India for Rs. 13499

Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris
Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris


Samsung has launched its new tablet Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris in Indian market. This tablet comes with iris-recognition technology which is also Aadhaar-compliant and STQC-certified under ‘Make for India’ initiative. It is priced at Rs. 13499 only.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris features a 7-inch WSVGA display and runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop. It is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor with 1.5 GB RAM. It is packed with 8 GB internal storage with microSD card slot to expand storage up to 200 GB.

It features a 5-megapixels rear camera. Connectivity features of this phone are 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and USB OTG. It is packed with 3600 mAh battery.

It comes with Iris Camera and Subsystem for iris recognition system. It enable users to access services remotely by embedding Aadhaar iris-biometric authentication capabilities.  It can be used for several other different kind of authentication.

“This alignment will provide a more secure authentication and verification process and help the country transition away from traditional authentication processes,” added Samsung.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris specifications

  • 7.0-inch (1024×600 pixels) WSVGA display
  • 1.2GHz quad-core processor
  • 1.5GB LPDDR3 RAM
  • Iris Camera and Subsystem
  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop)
  • 5-megapixels auto focus rear camera
  • 8GB of internal storage, expandable memory up to 200GB with microSD
  • 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, USB OTG
  • 3,600mAh battery
  • Dimensions:  193.4 x 116.4 x 9.7mm
  • Weight:  327g