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Vivo X20 Plus UD with Synaptics’ Clear ID in-display fingerprint reader makes its way to TENAA

The Vivo X20 Plus UD looks almost identical to the regular Vivo X20 Plus barring the square in-display fingerprint scanner on the back of the phone. Latest News News & Analysis on Firstpost

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The Vivo X20 UD and its embedded fingerprint scanner is coming soon

While we didn’t see any major announces from the likes of LG or Samsung at CES 2018, one company decided to steal the show (in my opinion). Vivo is likely a manufacturer that you really haven’t heard much of, other … Continue reading

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Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra leaked photos show dual front facing cameras, rear fingerprint sensor, tragically large bezels

Big bezels are quickly going the way of the dinosaur and while slim, tiny bezels are becoming common on high-end flagships, mid-range devices rarely see the same treatment. Sony’s Xperia line is easily some of the worst offenders when it … Continue reading

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OnePlus 6 could feature under glass fingerprint scanner [RUMOR]

The OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T were both pretty great alternatives to flagship devices from major manufacturers in 2017, but a new rumor suggests we could be getting a peek at the OnePlus 6 ahead of the company’s usual schedule. … Continue reading

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Synaptics Creating In-Display Fingerprint Sensors for ‘Top Five OEM’

Synaptics today announced that it has begun mass production of its Clear ID FS9500 optical in-display fingerprint sensors in partnership with a “top five” manufacturer, suggesting at least one major smartphone brand will sport in-display fingerprint sensing technology in the … Continue reading

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The first smartphone with an embedded fingerprint scanner will be introduced at CES 2018

With more and more devices getting the “bezel-less” treatment, this is leaving some OEM’s to change the placement of the fingerprint scanners. Some, like the OnePlus 5T, see a move that makes sense, but others like that the Samsung Galaxy … Continue reading

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Synaptics announces first ever in-display fingerprint sensor

Synaptics is one of the leading companies in biometric technology, and they’ve just announced a huge new breakthrough: in-display fingerprint sensors. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News + App Reviews + Hardware … Continue reading

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Galaxy S9 Will Likely Still Have Rear Fingerprint Scanner as Apple Rumored to Ditch Touch ID Entirely

Samsung has decided not to include a fingerprint scanner under the display of its next-generation Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ smartphones due to continued technical difficulties, according to South Korea’s The Investor. Instead, the fingerprint scanner will likely remain positioned … Continue reading

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New OnePlus 5T render shows fingerprint sensor on back [RUMOR]

A few days ago the OnePlus 5 went out of stock globally, prompting OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei to tweet that the phone must have been more popular than the company expected. That’s a pretty tongue-in-cheek response to those asking whether … Continue reading

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Kuo: All iPhone Models in 2018 Likely to Abandon Fingerprint Recognition

All of the iPhones Apple plans to produce in 2018 are likely to abandon the Touch ID fingerprint sensor in favor of facial recognition, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo told investors in a note sent out this evening. According to … Continue reading

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