How can I upgrade my Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris from public to registered device?


UIDAI has sent letters to existing AUA/KUAs to comply with following:

  • Vendor SDK to be level 0/1 certified by end of May, 2017.
  • All existing biometric devices to be level 0/1 registered by end of May, 2017.
  • UIDAI will discontinue all the public devices starting mid-July, 2017.

The following table depicts the comparison between Public and Registered Devices:

Feature Public Device Registered Device
Encryption Signing of Biometric not mandated in device SDK. Signing of Biometric is mandated in device. Level 0- In SDK Level 1- In Trust Zone
Security Less Secure More Secure
Device Identification No Yes