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Will The Galaxy Tab S4 Have In-Display Fingerprint Biometrics?

Will The Galaxy Tab S4 Have In-Display Fingerprint Biometrics?

It looks like Samsung’s next flagship tablet won’t have a traditional fingerprint sensor, suggesting the company is opting for some more sophisticated biometric security to replace it. All we have to go by are a couple of images leaked to the press, depicting a tablet device with no traditional home button, nor a fingerprint sensor…

Huawei Honor WaterPlay Tablet Features FPC Sensor

Huawei Honor WaterPlay Tablet Features FPC Sensor

Huawei is using a Fingerprint Cards sensor in another new offering in its Honor line of mobile devices. The Honor WaterPlay features an FPC1145 fingerprint sensor. It’s a tablet device, and as the name suggests, its IP67-rated water resistance is a key marketing point. Other features of the tablet include a 10.1″ QXGA display, a…

New Fujitsu Tablet Takes Advantage of F-Pro Sensor

New Fujitsu Tablet Takes Advantage of F-Pro Sensor

Immediately on the heels of its launch of the new F-Pro sensor, Fujitsu has announced a tablet device featuring the sensor embedded in its chassis. Called the Stylistic V535, it’s a Windows device featuring an 8.3″ touchscreen couched within a rugged frame. The display is water and dust resistant, while the one corner of its…

Iris ID Tech Adopted for Military Communications

Iris ID Tech Adopted for Military Communications

“The tablets are designed to offer encrypted, high-speed communications between troops in the field and administrators at headquarters, and will now use Iris ID’s R-100 camera and IrisAccelerator matching software to authenticate soldiers’ identities…” Soldiers could soon be using Iris ID technology to enable secure communications from the battlefield. The company has announced that its…

Huawei’s New Matebook E Features an FPC Sensor

Huawei’s New Matebook E Features an FPC Sensor

“…FPC says that the Matebook E deployment is unique in its adaptation for use with Windows 10’s Windows Hello biometric authentication system, and its use with Intel processor technology.” Fingerprint Cards has taken another step toward the PC market with a new Huawei device integration: Its FPC1145 sensor is being used in the new Matebook…

BioWolf LE Integration Could See Suprema Biometrics Tech Supporting Range of Applications

BioWolf LE Integration Could See Suprema Biometrics Tech Supporting Range of Applications

“The tablet is targeted at the logistics, banking, healthcare, voter registration, and heavy industry markets…” Suprema fingerprint biometrics technology has found its way into a new rugged tablet from BioRugged. The BioWolf LE features Suprema’s SFU-S20, a FAP20 and FBI PIV certified USB fingerprint module featuring IP65-rated water resistance. The biometric technology could prove important in…

Fujitsu’s New Lifebook Tablets Feature Palm Vein Biometrics

Fujitsu’s New Lifebook Tablets Feature Palm Vein Biometrics

Fujitsu has launched three new two-in-one tablets featuring biometric security. The devices are targeted for business settings. The Lifebook P727 and the Lifebook T937 are both lightweight, thin devices incorporating a hinge that allows the tablet screen to be rotated a full 360 degrees when attached to a keyboard. Meanwhile, the Stylistic Q737 is designed…

Safran Launches MorphoTablet 2 Biometric Tablet

Safran Launches MorphoTablet 2 Biometric Tablet

Safran Identity & Security has announced a new version of its MorphoTablet. Like the original biometric tablet, the MorphoTablet 2 offers fingerprint scanning and facial recognition capabilities, and offers electronic document verification with respect to electronic passports, ID cards, driver licenses, and so on. But it also now supports 4G connectivity, and a 13MP camera…

ASUS Sticks with Synaptics Sensor for New Tablet

ASUS Sticks with Synaptics Sensor for New Tablet

“The tablet integration announcement comes hot on the heels of this week’s news that Sharp will use Synaptics’ Natural ID fingerprint sensors in its new Aquos smartphones…” ASUS is going to use a Synaptics Natural ID fingerprint sensor in its new flagship tablet, the ASUS Zenpad 3S 10. The tablet will feature the FS4300. It’s…

Samsung Launches Iris Scanning Tablet For Aadhaar Use

Samsung Launches Iris Scanning Tablet For Aadhaar Use

Samsung has launched a new iris scanning tablet specifically designed for use with India’s Aadhaar program. Aadhaar is a national ID project with a biometric registry of citizens at its core. Part of a larger ‘Digital India’ initiative, it’s increasingly being used by government agencies for a range of purposes, from time and attendance tracking…

Rugged Biometric Tablet Certified By FBI

Rugged Biometric Tablet Certified By FBI

AMREL has received FBI certification for another of its ruggedized tablets. The company has announced that its Flexpedient AT80B Biometric Tablet is in compliance with the IQS EBTS Mobile ID FAP 45 Appendix F Specifications. That essentially means that it has been deemed to meet the FBI’s criteria for single- and dual-finger flat and rolled…

ISC West: SRI IOM Access Control Tablet Now Compatible with Galaxy Control Systems Platform

ISC West: SRI IOM Access Control Tablet Now Compatible with Galaxy Control Systems Platform

SRI Identity‘s IOM Access Control Tablet is now compatible with Galaxy Control Systems’ access control software, the companies have announced. The integration makes the IOM Access Control Tablet compatible with System Galaxy Access Control’s building management and security functions, letting users take advantage of the tablet’s iris recognition capability, and the ease-of-use of its Android…

New Tablet Designed to Function With Aadhaar

New Tablet Designed to Function With Aadhaar

India-based Datamini has launched a new tablet designed to extend access to financial services. Called the TPOS7 Janunnati Pad, it’s the product of a collaboration between Datamini, Intel, and MAIT, an organization seeking to develop India’s ICT sector. It’s a 7″ tablet compatible with Android and Windows 10 operating systems, and featuring 2GB of RAM, 5MP…

IOM Access Control Tablet Combines Iris Recognition and Mobility

IOM Access Control Tablet Combines Iris Recognition and Mobility

Identity management solutions provider SRI Identity has announced a new product for physical and logical access control. Part of the Identity on the Move (IOM) product portfolio, it’s called the IOM Access Control Tablet. It’s an apt name: The device is essentially an Android-based tablet capable of iris scanning for access control applications. In a…

Nebraska DMV to Implement MorphoTrust Tablet Testing

Nebraska DMV to Implement MorphoTrust Tablet Testing

MorphoTrust USA (Safran) is going to provide the Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles with a tablet-based examination system for driver license testing. Called MorphoTrust RoadTest, the system is AAMVA- and FMCSA-compliant, and is designed to replace all paper-based driver license testing. MorphoTrust says the tablet itself is rugged yet lightweight, and it features handwriting recognition software…

Fujitsu Announces Palm Vein Scanning Tablet

Fujitsu Announces Palm Vein Scanning Tablet

Fujitsu has announced its newest authentication device. Called Stylistic Q736, it’s a tablet featuring the company’s PalmSecure palm vein biometric technology. In addition to its vascular biometric reading capabilities, the 13.3″ tablet also features NFC technology allowing it to read smart cards, and uses encrypted drives and Intel’s TPM solution for secure data storage. And…

FPC Provides Tech for Huawei MediaPad M2 Tablet Fingerprint Sensor

FPC Provides Tech for Huawei MediaPad M2 Tablet Fingerprint Sensor

Huawei’s latest Android tablet will be the company’s first tablet to feature a fingerprint sensor, and that sensor is from Fingerprint Cards. FPC announced that its FPC1155 module has been integrated into the MediaPad M2. The product was announced at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show, and further expands the reach of FPC fingerprint sensors, which…

New Rugged Tablet Can Include Custom Biometrics

New Rugged Tablet Can Include Custom Biometrics

Rugged mobile device maker AMREL has launched a new, durable product. Called the Flexpedient AT80, it’s a versatile Android tablet featuring an 8″ display. As with other recent products, AMREL says it turned to aviation engineering in the development of the Flexpedient AT80, using specialized design to ensure that the device is “lightweight, durable, and…

Interview: SRI International’s Mark Clifton

Interview with Mark Clifton, President, Products and Solutions Division, SRI International Iris biometrics company SRI International has been making some big waves this year, most recently at Mobile World Congress last month when it announced that Samsung will be integrating its eye scanning technology into mobile devices, validating long standing rumors that the OEM would be commercializing the…