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Android Phone, Products

The Galaxy S11’s fingerprint scanner might crush the Galaxy S10’s

September 25, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

The Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ launched earlier this year as the world’s first smartphones with in-display ultrasonic fingerprint scanners. This feature has since been adopted by the Galaxy Note 10 and now one report suggests next year’s Galaxy S11 […]


Android Phone, Products

Galaxy S10, S10+ fingerprint scanner accuracy will improve with updates

March 14, 2019

Via: Pocket Now

While we are still in the middle of our Galaxy S10 and S10+ review process, several recent reports on the internet from current users are complaining about the performance of the phone’s fingerprint scanner. The Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ […]


News and Press

Samsung patent describes behind-display fingerprint scanner for phones and watches

December 4, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Smartphones with in-display fingerprint scanners already exist, and the Galaxy S10 is expected to have a high-performance ultrasonic version. Smartphones with in-display cameras will start popping up this month, with Samsung and Huawei both set to announce one before the […]


Android Phone, Products

Huawei Mate 20 Pro release date, price, news and leaks

September 26, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro launch date is just weeks away, and as we edge closer to the October 16 unveiling more and more Huawei Mate 20 Pro leaks are hitting the web. While nothing is confirmed just yet, it’s […]


Android Phone, Products

The Galaxy S10 will not be the first Samsung with in-display fingerprint scanner

September 25, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

We thought the upcoming Galaxy S10 will be the first Samsung smartphone to feature triple-cameras. Instead, the recently announced Galaxy A7 features three cameras on the back. Similarly, we thought the Galaxy S10 will be the first Galaxy to feature […]


Android Phone, Products

Vivo V11 has an in-display fingerprint scanner and is now launching outside China

September 5, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

It doesn’t feature the Vivo Nex’s level of next-gen technology, but the new Vivo V11 is coming to other markets outside of China for the very first time. Vivo has announced the phone is coming to India and Thailand after […]


Android Phone, Products

Nokia 9 with in-display fingerprint scanner could be unveiled at IFA 2018

June 27, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Earlier today, it was revealed that HMD Global was working on a new flagship model that looked set to include an unknown feature originally “pioneered” by Chinese brands. Now, thanks, once again, to Roland Quandt, that feature along with various […]


App security

Your phone’s fingerprint scanner can be hacked with a printer

March 11, 2016

Via: Mashable

If you thought keeping your smartphone locked behind a fingerprint scanner would keep it secure, it may not be as stranger-proof as you thought. Researchers have found that with an inkjet printer and some special ink and paper, anyone can […]


Phones

Lenovo Vibe P1 Packs A Punch With 5000-mAh Battery, Fingerprint Scanner For Just $310

August 28, 2015

Via: itCurated

Lenovo is expected to launch a slew of impressive devices at the IFA 2015 event, scheduled for next week in Berlin. Out of the bunch, the “Lenovo Vibe P1″ is expected to be a stand-out smartphone in every aspect. Lenovo […]


Phones

OnePlus confirms fingerprint scanner for the OnePlus 2

June 30, 2015

Via: itCurated

Yesterday, we showed you exclusive photos of the front and back of the OnePlus 2. On the picture showing the rear of the phone, what appears to be a fingerprint scanner was seen under the flash. Today, OnePlus took to […]