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MWC 2015: ZTE Brings Grand S3 with Eyeprint ID to Global Audience

If you are disappointed that Samsung Galaxy S6 missed on the Iris scanner, ZTE has something to be excited about. ZTE Grand S3 which was presented at MWC, flaunts a unique Eyeprint ID unlocking feature.


Using this biometric security tech from EyeVerify, Grand S 3 can recognize unique vein pattern from your eyes using the front camera and unlock your device. Besides unlocking the phone, this can also be used for authorizing mobile payments and accessing secure content.

Besides this eye-catching feature, other hardware and software is analogues to last year flagships and make it sound misplaced, among latest and greatest being presented at MWC.

The handset has a 5.5 Inch Full HD display, powered by 2.5 GHz 32 bit Snapdragon 801 quad core processor, with 3 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage with 64 GB MicroSD privilege. Grand S3 is running Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box.

For photography, there is a 16MP auto focus camera with dual LED Flash and an 8MP front-facing camera. Other features include 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (Dual Band), GPS/aGPS and a 3100 mAh battery.

The handset is already selling in China since January 2015, but size ZTE has brought this to MWC, you can expect a global rollout soon. There are good changes of ZTE Grand S3 reaching Indian shores.

Key Specs

Model ZTE Grand S3
Display 5.5 inch, Full HD
Processor 2.5 GHz Quad Core
Internal Storage 16 GB
OS Android 4.4 KitKat
Camera 16 MP/ 8 MP
Battery 3100 mAh

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