Tag Archives: Fingerprint

Oppo’s New Phone With In-Display Fingerprint Sensor, 6.4-Inch Display Spotted on TENAA

The new Oppo smartphone may come with an in-display fingerprint sensor HIGHLIGHTS Three new Oppo smartphone models have passed through TENAA They come with model numbers PBCM30, PBCM10, and PBCT10 They are powered by an octa-core processor clocked at 1.95GHz Following the launch of Oppo F9, F9 Pro, R17, and R17 Pro, the Chinese manufacturer appears to be preparing for the launch… Read More »

Vivo V11 Pro Teasers, Amazon India Listing Reveal In-Display Fingerprint Sensor, Dual Camera Setup, Halo FullView Display

Vivo has released the first set of teasers for the Vivo 11 Prothat is scheduled to launch in India next month. The Chinese manufacturer is set to unveil two new smartphones – Vivo 11 Pro and Vivo X23. While the Vivo X23 had recently gone official in China, the Vivo 11 Pro is now reconfirmed to launch in India on September 6.… Read More »

Vivo X23 With Improved In-Display Fingerprint Scanner, Waterdrop Display Notch Goes Official

Vivo seems to be following the increasing trend of multiple successors launch within the span of one year. The Vivo X21 was made official in March this year and came to India just two months ago, and now just six months after its initial launch, it is making the successor Vivo X23 official. The company has listed the smartphone on its Chinese website, and is taking… Read More »

Apple Patents Tip Siri Multi-User Support for Personalised Responses, In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

Apple’s voice assistant Siri may soon become smarter by offering personalised responses to different users speaking to it. As of now, Siri does not have multi-user support, but if a newly granted patent for ‘user profiling for voice input processing’ is any clue, Apple may be introducing the feature. The company had already launched a ‘Personalised Hey Siri’ feature earlier this year, but the… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S10 to Do Away With Iris Scanner, In-Display Fingerprint Sensor and 3D Face Unlock Tipped

Samsung could do away with iris scanning in the Galaxy S10, only two years after debuting it with the Galaxy Note 7, the media reported. According to a report in South Korean publication The Bell, the tech giant is already developing parts for the upcoming Galaxy S10 smartphone but has no plans to include an iris scanning module like in… Read More »

Moto Z3 Play Deep Indigo Colour Variant Render Leaked, Side-Mounted Fingerprint Scanner Tipped

Moto Z3 Play is one of the highly anticipated upcoming smartphones that Motorola is expected to launch in 2018. The handset has been subjected to several leaks and rumours for a while now, and they suggest a design that is inline with the company’s Moto Z-series of handsets that come with Moto Mods. Motorola’s premium lineup is due… Read More »

Pixel 2 XL Affected by Slow Fingerprint Unlocking After Android 8.1 Oreo Update, Some Users Complain

HIGHLIGHTS Fingerprint unlock reportedly becomes laggy after Android 8.1 Users reported the issue on Google Product Forums and Reddit A top Google Product Forums contributor suggested a fix in the pipeline Some Pixel 2 XL users have reported that they are facing slower fingerprint unlocking on their Pixel 2 XL devices after installing the Android 8.1 Oreo update. The issue has been… Read More »

OnePlus 5T Fingerprint Sensor Highlighted in New Leaked Renders

OnePlus 5T, the much awaited flagship OnePlus smartphone with bezel-less design, has been spotted in a couple of leaked renders. These leaked OnePlus 5T renders show the fingerprint sensor on the rear panel as well as some aesthetic upgrades over OnePlus 5, the current flagship. Shared on Weibo, the leaked renders highlight minimal bezels of the OnePlus 5T smartphone alongside a rear-facing fingerprint… Read More »

More Than 1 Billion Smartphones Will Ship With Fingerprint Scanner Next Year: Counterpoint

HIGHLIGHTS Fingerprint sensor is quickly becoming a common feature in smartphones Next year, the vast majority of smartphones are expected to ship with it Chinese phone makers are bringing fingerprint sensors to low-cost phones Fingerprint scanners, a feature that was introduced only four years ago, will be seen in nearly all of the smartphones that will ship next… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to Feature In-Screen Fingerprint Sensor: KGI

Reports have suggested for months now that the in-screen fingerprint scanner has been a tricky feature to implement for both Apple and Samsung. As per a new report by research firm KGI Securities, the latter company will only be introducing the under-display fingerprint sensor with its Galaxy Note 9 smartphone. This effectively means that the company will be skipping this feature with the… Read More »