DigiTimes reports that Apple is developing an iPhone now have the ability to scan the retina. This feature is expected to be launched in 2018.
The report said Scanning the iris of the iPhone will come in the same way as the Touch ID is used to verify the identity of the user to unlock the device or pay the individual’s iris pattern is complex and not the same. Similar to fingerprints
Current retinal scan the Touch ID is a better one. The body can be scanned by the machine is not exposed to direct. To unlock the speed up. It has the disadvantage that this feature works poorly in low light. And to be a problem when the user is consuming alcohol and having eye surgery.
Apple has interests that scan the iris ago. Now this technology is starting to become popular in the era of smart phones. The other manufacturers like Samsung began with the news that interests you as well.
We just have to wait and see if the DigiTimes report is true, it is likely to have several office ever informed of this came out in the second half.