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Machine Learning Algorithms Make In-Display Sensor Faster Over Time: OnePlus

Machine Learning Algorithms Make In-Display Sensor Faster Over Time: OnePlus

“The claims offer a counterargument to initial reviews of the OnePlus 6T noting that the in-display fingerprint sensor, while technologically impressive, was a bit slower than the standard fingerprint sensors usually placed in smartphone home buttons.” OnePlus continues to put the in-display fingerprint sensor of its latest flagship smartphone in the spotlight, asserting in a…

OnePlus 6T Sports In-Display Fingerprint Biometrics

OnePlus 6T Sports In-Display Fingerprint Biometrics

Goodix is the supplier behind the in-display fingerprint sensor of OnePlus’s newest smartphone, the company has revealed. It’s the latest in a string of integration wins for the China-based sensor maker, which has quickly established itself as a leading supplier in this pioneering area of mobile biometrics. This year Goodix has seen integrations of its…

OnePlus Thinks You’ll Fall in Love With In-Display Biometrics

OnePlus Thinks You’ll Fall in Love With In-Display Biometrics

“OnePlus isn’t the first company to deliver in-display fingerprint scanning technology in a commercial device – Vivo, Huawei, and Xiaomi have all led the charge in that area – but it could be among the first to bring such a device to the North American market.” In-display fingerprint scanning is becoming a central selling point…

Here’s How Apple’s Commitment to Face ID is Affecting the Mobile Biometrics Industry

Here’s How Apple’s Commitment to Face ID is Affecting the Mobile Biometrics Industry

Apple confirmed longstanding speculation last week with its unveiling of its three new iPhone models for 2018. Like last year’s iPhone X, all of the new devices have abandoned Apple’s pioneering Touch ID fingerprint authentication system in favor of Face ID, an infrared, 3D facial recognition system. Face ID is now the sole means of…

OnePlus 6T to Sport In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

OnePlus 6T to Sport In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

“The company has not yet indicated which biometrics company is supplying the fingerprint sensor technology, though Goodix and Synaptics have emerged as the leading providers this year with their integrations into devices from Vivo and Huawei.” OnePlus is poised to become the next major smartphone maker to implement in-display fingerprint scanning. The Shenzhen-based company has…

BRIEF: A Big Week In Mobile Biometrics

BRIEF: A Big Week In Mobile Biometrics

It has been a particularly busy week for mobile biometrics, with industry news running the gamut from security fiascos to pioneering innovations. In some ways, the week has marked the culmination of some of the biggest trends that have been underway over the past year – the rise of facial recognition, the ongoing proliferation of…

Software Update Brings Face Unlock To OnePlus 5

Software Update Brings Face Unlock To OnePlus 5

Owners of the OnePlus 5 smartphone can now unlock their devices with facial recognition. The feature arrives via a software update for OxygenOS Open Beta 3, an operating system based on Android Oreo; and it comes after the OnePlus 5T device launched with facial recognition built in as an authentication option. It was a clear…

OnePlus’ Next Flagship Phone Will Feature In-Display Fingerprint Sensor: Report

OnePlus’ Next Flagship Phone Will Feature In-Display Fingerprint Sensor: Report

OnePlus’s next flagship smartphone will launch early next year and feature an in-display fingerprint sensor, according to a new report from GizmoChina. Citing a reliable source, the report asserts that the OnePlus 6 could see a March launch, and will feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. Together with its purported in-display fingerprint sensor, that’s pretty…

OnePlus 5T Features Facial Recognition and Full-Size Display

OnePlus 5T Features Facial Recognition and Full-Size Display

“It’s a notable development in the wake of Apple’s new iPhone X, which abandons Apple’s pioneering fingerprint recognition system in favor of face scanning for device unlocking. “ OnePlus’s newest smartphone features a full-size display and built-in facial recognition. The OnePlus 5T is a new iteration of the OnePlus 5 announced this past summer. But…

OnePlus 5 Features FPC Biometric Sensor

OnePlus 5 Features FPC Biometric Sensor

“OnePlus is … sticking with a favorite FPC sensor, once again using an FPC1245 model in its new OnePlus 5 device after previously integrating the sensor into its OnePlus 3T.” Fingerprint Cards has announced multiple new smartphone integrations of its biometric sensors, including two repeat customers and one new one. Meitu’s new M8 device features…

FPC1245 Featured in New Vivo, OnePlus Smartphones

FPC1245 Featured in New Vivo, OnePlus Smartphones

Two new smartphones are using biometric hardware from Fingerprint Cards. Vivo’s X9 Plus and the OnePlus 3T each feature an FPC1245 fingerprint sensor. This particular sensor model made its debut early this year and has been featured in a number of devices from Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, and OnePlus. In a statement announcing the latest Oppo…

Speedy OnePlus 3 Fingerprint Scanning Courtesy of FPC

Speedy OnePlus 3 Fingerprint Scanning Courtesy of FPC

OnePlus has launched a new smartphone, and it once again features a biometric sensor from Fingerprint Cards. The OnePlus 3 sports an FPC1245 fingerprint sensor. It’s a different model than the one used in OnePlus’s OnePlus 2 last year, which featured an FPC1150 that OnePlus called “lightning quick”; and the company seems to have maintained its…

OnePlus 2 Features FPC Sensor

OnePlus 2 Features FPC Sensor

OnePlus has officially launched its new flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 2, and, as the company has previously announced, it features a fingerprint sensor. But the company has now revealed the sensor’s make: It’s an FPC1150 courtesy of Fingerprint Cards AB. The revelation has been long awaited. In its leaks prior to this week’s official announcement of…

Regulator Leaks Pics of OnePlus 2, Biometric Sensor

Regulator Leaks Pics of OnePlus 2, Biometric Sensor

While scientists and cosmological enthusiasts continue to pore over the new images of Pluto from the New Horizons spacecraft, mobile device aficionados have taken a magnifying glass to newly released pics of the coming OnePlus 2 smartphone. The leaked pictures come by way of Tenaa, a Chinese wireless regulator. The images largely confirm what was…

Laser Focused Fingerprinting on Next OnePlus Phone

Laser Focused Fingerprinting on Next OnePlus Phone

Android smartphone developer OnePlus is gearing up to release a new version of its signature OnePlus One mobile device, released last year, reports James Peckham in a TechRadar article. Rumour has it that the OnePlus Two will feature more advanced hardware and biometric authentication. According to GizmoChina, the new smartphone will be equipped with a 64-bit Qualcomm…