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Sensory Tech Powers Contactless Biometrics on LG V30

Sensory Tech Powers Contactless Biometrics on LG V30

“Sensory says the facial recognition technology performs authentication in less than a second and is 99.999 percent accurate, and that it operates entirely on the device, helping to ensure that the user’s biometric data is kept safe.” The facial and voice recognition capabilities of LG’s newest flagship smartphone – the LG V30 – are powered…

LG V30 Features Face, Voice and Fingerprint Biometrics

LG V30 Features Face, Voice and Fingerprint Biometrics

LG’s new flagship phone, the LG V30, was unveiled at this week’s IFA Berlin consumer electronics trade show and features an FPC1035 fingerprint sensor, Fingerprint Cards has revealed. LG is a longtime client of FPC, having used the same fingerprint sensor model in its recent LG Q8 smartphone and numerous other recent devices. The sensor…

LG V30 to Feature Always-On Face and Voice Recognition

LG V30 to Feature Always-On Face and Voice Recognition

LG’s next flagship device, the V30 smartphone, will feature always-on facial and voice recognition, enabling hands-free biometric unlock for users. The former feature, at least, appears to anticipate Apple’s next iPhone, with rumors swirling that that device will feature a facial recognition feature (called ‘Pearl ID’) that could scan users’ faces even when it’s lying…

LG Q8 Features An FPC1035 Sensor

LG Q8 Features An FPC1035 Sensor

Another new smartphone from LG will feature biometric technology from Fingerprint Cards. The LG Q8 features an FPC1035 sensor. It’s the same sensor model used in multiple recent devices from LG, including the G6 Plus, G5, V20, and LG X, suggesting the company is highly satisfied with the the solution. The integration’s announcement comes soon…

LG To Bring Facial Recognition To G6 Smartphone

LG To Bring Facial Recognition To G6 Smartphone

LG is planning to bring facial recognition software to its new G6 smartphone, The Investor reports. The company is thought to have contracted another Korea-based company, Oez, to provide the technology. As The Investor reports, Oez’s facial recognition software takes up only 3.5MB – 5MB, and features liveness detection capabilities to prevent spoofing. LG’s move…

LG’s Hub Robot Responds To Voices, Recognizes Faces

LG’s Hub Robot Responds To Voices, Recognizes Faces

LG bet on a robot revolution at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, where it unveiled four new robotic offerings. Two are meant for the airport. LG’s Airport Guide Robot able to scan passengers’ tickets, offer information about their flights, and even lead them to their gates; while the Airport Cleaning Robot is pretty much what…

LG Pivots to Goodix for New Smartphones’ Fingerprint Sensors

LG Pivots to Goodix for New Smartphones’ Fingerprint Sensors

Goodix is celebrating a major new client, with LG having integrated a Goodix fingerprint sensor into its new K10 and Stylus 3 smartphones. The announcement came at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show. LG has evidently opted to shake things up after having used an IDEX fingerprint sensor in its Stylo 2 V and its Stylus…

Next LG Flagship Could Feature Iris Scanning, LG Pay

Next LG Flagship Could Feature Iris Scanning, LG Pay

LG is rumored to be planning to include iris scanning in its next flagship smartphone, reports The Korea Herald. The device, dubbed the G6, is also expected to support LG’s own mobile payment platform, thought to be called LG Pay. The Korean company’s mobile unit reportedly saw significant losses due to the poor market performance of…

LG Returns to IDEX for New Stylo Phone’s Sensor

LG Returns to IDEX for New Stylo Phone’s Sensor

A new LG smartphone is taking advantage of biometric technology from IDEX. The LG Stylo 2 V features the company’s Cardinal Q fingerprint sensor. It’s a sequel device to the Stylus 2 Plus smartphone announced this past summer, which also featured a Cardinal Q sensor. In a statement announcing the latest integration, the company noted…

Huawei, LG Stick With FPC Sensor Tech

Huawei, LG Stick With FPC Sensor Tech

The Huawei GR5 Mini and the LG V20 smartphones each feature biometric sensors from Fingerprint Cards. Fingerprint Cards is celebrating new integrations of its fingerprint sensor technology via two major smartphone names. One comes by way of LG, which has integrated an FPC1035 sensor into its new LG V20 smartphone. It’s the same sensor model used in another…

LG Launches X Mach Smartphone With FPC Sensor

LG Launches X Mach Smartphone With FPC Sensor

Fingerprint Cards (FPC) has announced that the fingerprint biometrics functionality on the new LG X Mach smartphone is enabled by the FPC1035 touch sensor. Running on Precise Biometrics’ Precise BioMatch Mobile software, the integration counts as yet another unit in a growing range of biometric smartphones featuring FPC and Precise tech working in tandem. Just…

LG U+ Working on Biometric Universal SIM

LG U+ Working on Biometric Universal SIM

LG’s MNO subsidiary LG U+ is developing a biometric SIM card, reports BusinessKorea. Called a universal subscriber identity module (USIM), the device is aimed at enabling comprehensive and consistent biometric authentication for users. It will store a user’s biometric data for use in a range of applications in banking, shopping, and various Internet of Things…

New LG Smartphone Features IDEX Sensor

New LG Smartphone Features IDEX Sensor

IDEX is celebrating a major new integration of one of its fingerprint sensors. The company’s Cardinal Q is powering the fingerprint biometric scanning of LG’s new Stylus 2 Plus smartphone. LG is, of course, a major name in consumer electronics, and as such the integration is a big win for Norway-based IDEX. Commenting in a…

LG’s G5 Smartphone Features FPC Sensor

LG’s G5 Smartphone Features FPC Sensor

Fingerprint Cards technology is being used in LG’s newest flagship smartphone. Called the G5, the mobile devices features an FPC1035 sensor. It’s the same sensor model used in LG’s previous FPC integration, for the V10 device launched last autumn. The manufacturer has also previously integrated FPC sensors into the Nexus 5X smartphone it manufactured for Google.…

Nexus Imprint: Google’s Phones Go Biometric

Nexus Imprint: Google’s Phones Go Biometric

Each of these models also features a OneTouch FPC1025 fingerprint sensor powered by Precise BioMatch Mobile algorithms. Google has launched two new Nexus smartphones: The Nexus 5X, manufactured by LG, and the Nexus 6P, which was made by Huawei. The devices were unveiled along with Google’s new Chromecast products at a San Francisco press event…

Precise Biometrics Powers Nexus Biometrics

Precise Biometrics Powers Nexus Biometrics

Precise Biometrics‘ Precise BioMatch Mobile technology is going to power the fingerprint sensors of two new smartphones in what may be the company’s highest-profile integration to date. While Precise Biometrics declined to name the smartphones in question in a press release, it did indicate that the integration came by way of partner sensor hardware maker…

LG V10 Smartphone Features FPC1035 Sensor

South Korean electronics maker LG has announced a new smartphone that features a Fingerprint Cards (FPC) sensor. The V10 device uses an FPC1035 sensor. In a statement announcing the integration, FPC CEO Jörgen Lantto highlighted the quality of the sensor in play, asserting that it “supports 360 degree finger rotation capability, fast response time and industry…

Rumor: New Nexus Phones to Sport Fingerprint Sensors

Rumor: New Nexus Phones to Sport Fingerprint Sensors

Google has two new Nexus smartphones in the works, according to rumor. The devices are being made by LG and Huawei, respectively. The speculation comes by way of the @OnLeaks twitter account, which has convinced many in the industry of its reliability with past predictions. LG’s new Nexus will be similar to the Nexus 5…