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TechnologyApple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says

18:47  05 september  2019
18:47  05 september  2019 Source:   cnet.com

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Apple is working on in - display fingerprint sensors for future iPhones , according to a report from Bloomberg on Thursday. While not a novel The report adds that the in - display fingerprint scanner is said to be working "in tandem with the existing Face ID system." A new iPhone SE is also

In - display fingerprint readers have this year become ubiquitous among Android rivals to the Apple is considering including this in-screen touch sensor in the 2020 iPhone model if testing is Apple is also working on its first low-cost iPhone since the iPhone SE. That could come out as early as the

Apple's recent iPhone lineup has been all-in on its Face ID facial recognition system, which took over as the authentication system of choice following the iPhone X's introduction in 2017. While that might not be going away, it now appears that fingerprint recognition is set to make a comeback.

Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says© Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. Future iPhones may join the club of having a fingerprint sensor built into its display. Seen here is Samsung's Galaxy S10. Angela Lang/CNET

According to a report from Bloomberg on Thursday, Apple is working on in-display fingerprint sensors for future iPhones. While not a novel innovation -- a fair amount of 2019 phones , including the latest from Samsung and OnePlus , already make use of similar tech -- it would allow Apple to add a new secure way to get into the phone while keeping the edge-to-edge design the recent iPhone line has had.

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In - display fingerprint sensors have been around for a little while now, having first appeared in Vivo’s X20 Plus UD early last year. Kuo claims that many of these problems will have been overcome by 2021, when he says Apple is likely to use an ultrasonic fingerprint sensing solution similar to

In fact, all smartphone users love fingerprint authentication. Apple wasn’t the first smartphone Rumors suggested that Apple had tried to build an in - display fingerprint sensor into the iPhone X But despite what Apple says publicly, we now know that the company continues to work on finding

Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says© CNET

Bloomberg says the new feature could appear as soon as next year's iPhone update, though there is a chance it gets pushed out to 2021. The report adds that the in-display fingerprint scanner is said to be working "in tandem with the existing Face ID system."

A new iPhone SE is also apparently in the works for next year, according to the publication, though it will look like the iPhone 8 and keep the physical Touch ID fingerprint sensor in the home button.

Apple is expected to introduce its latest line of iPhones next week, with additional rear cameras, the ability to wirelessly charge other devices and tougher glass expected to be key features. The 2020 iPhone, meanwhile, is said to be the next big refresh. In addition to possibly adding the in-display fingerprint sensor it is said to be the first iPhone that will support 5G .

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In - display fingerprint readers have this year become ubiquitous among Android rivals to the iPhone , with the latest Samsung Electronics Co., Huawei Technologies Co Apple is considering including this in-screen touch sensor in the 2020 iPhone model if testing is successful, the people said .

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Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
Apple is working on an in-display fingerprint sensor for iPhones, report says
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