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New Meilan Metal Smartphone Retains FPC1155 Sensor

New Meilan Metal Smartphone Retains FPC1155 Sensor

Meizu has launched a new version of its Meilan Metal smartphone dubbed ‘Telecom version’. And, like the original, the device features a Fingerprint Cards fingerprint sensor. It’s an FPC1155, in fact—the same model from the previous version of the smartphone. It’s also the same fingerprint sensor model used in Meizu’s MX5 smartphone, launched last summer,…

Interview with Håkan Persson, CEO, Precise Biometrics

Interview with Håkan Persson, CEO, Precise Biometrics

This past year has been incredible in terms of fingerprint sensor adoption in the mobile device markets. Rarely a week has gone by in recent months without the announcement of another flagship, mid level or low price smartphone that will be shipping with an embedded biometric fingerprint reader. At the center of it all, Precise…

Meizu Sticks with FPC, Precise Biometrics for Meilan Metal

Meizu Sticks with FPC, Precise Biometrics for Meilan Metal

Meizu has once again demonstrated its satisfaction with Fingerprint Cards (FPC) and Precise Biometrics technology with another major smartphone integration. Meizu’s new Meilan Metal features an FPC1155 sensor, which itself uses Precise Biometrics’ Precise BioMatch Mobile software. Meilan Metal will, as the name suggests, sport a metal chassis, and will run on YunOS, an operating…

Precise Biometrics Serves Repeat Customer

Precise Biometrics Serves Repeat Customer

Given FPC’s announcement today that its FPC1155 has been integrated into Meizu’s new Pro 5 smartphone, it’s a good bet that this is the device in question. Precise Biometrics‘ Precise BioMatch Mobile technology has been integrated into another smartphone from a China-based smartphone maker, the company has announced. As usual, Precise Biometrics has not named…

Another Meizu Smartphone Integrates FPC Sensor

Another Meizu Smartphone Integrates FPC Sensor

Another Meizu smartphone has integrated a fingerprint sensor from Fingerprint Cards (FPC). The new Pro 5 device features the FPC1155, a touch-based sensor. It’s a continuation of a longstanding trend that has seen FPC sensors prove exceptionally popular among Asia-based smartphone makers. Meizu, a Chinese OEM, is a returning customer, having recently incorporated an FPC…

Precise BioMatch Mobile on New Huawei, Meizu Devices

Precise BioMatch Mobile on New Huawei, Meizu Devices

Precise Biometrics’ fingerprint recognition technology has found its way into two prominent new mobile devices, the company has announced. The integrations once again come by way of partnering sensor developer Fingerprint Cards (FPC). Those new devices, announced yesterday, are the Huawei Honor 7 and the Meizu MX5 smartphones. The former uses the FPC1025 sensor while…

New Huawei and Meizu Smartphones Feature FPC Sensors

New Huawei and Meizu Smartphones Feature FPC Sensors

This week brings two major new mobile integrations of Fingerprint Cards (FPC) biometric sensors. The technology is being used in Huawei’s Honor 7 smartphone and Meizu’s MX5 smartphone, both of which were announced today. Both order values are included in FPC’s revenue projection of 2,200 MSEK for the year. Given the prominence of each company…

Looks Like Biometrics for Next Meizu Device

Looks Like Biometrics for Next Meizu Device

Pictures of what may be the next Meizu mobile device have leaked ahead of the anticipated June 30 announcement of the company’s Meizu MX5. The device shown in the leaked images appears to have a metal chassis, and an oval cutout for a home button that may feature a fingerprint sensor. If such speculation is…