At the 2017 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, appple announced its new IOS system, which will be released on Q3 of 2017, will allow the iPhone support reading any NFC tags. This updated software can support iPhone 7, iPhone 7 plus and later iPhone8. For this moments, NFC tag manufacturer has waited for too long. Michael Gan in GEE NFC LImited said it opened a new window for IOT into the reality.
In the past years, Apple has limited its NFC feature to Apple Pay or Passbook. However, now it is making it possible for an iPhone user to simply tap on a product and get information from the package such as a link to websites, enroll in customer loyalty programs, watch movie trailers, collect data, view pictures, plus much more.”