Fingerprint Recognition


New GIS Under-Display Fingerprint Sensors to Ship in 2018 Q3

by Andrew Fenn

General Interface Solution’s chairman Chou Hsien-ying recently told Digitimes that the company will begin shipments of its third-generation ultrasonic under-display fingerprint sensor technology during the second half of 2018. The hardware will first appear …

Tags:Chips| Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 34

Apple Patent Details New Touch ID Technology for Future iPhones

by Andrew Fenn

A new Apple patent discovered by Patently Apple reveals that the company is developing a new way of implementing Touch ID authentication in modern, all-display iPhones. The new diagrams show camera sensors installed beneath …

Tags:Apple| Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 32

Samsung Galaxy S10 to Feature Fingerprint-on-Display Authentication?

by Andrew Fenn

Samsung’s next flagship smartphone — tentatively called the “Galaxy S10” and codenamed “Beyond — will do away with iris recognition, previously seen in the S8 and S9, in favour of a fingerprint-on-display (FOD) authentication …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Samsung| Smartphones| Vol 25 - Issue 25

I Hate Passwords — But Holst Might Save the Day

by Jon Peddie

Jon PeddieResearchers from the Holst Centre in Beligum, an open innovation initiative of IMEC and TNO in the Netherlands, have demonstrated a new class of flexible, large-area sensor technology for detecting finger and palm-prints. …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Security| Vol 25 - Issue 23

IHS: Under-Display Fingerprint Sensors to Top 100 Million Units by 2019

by Andrew Fenn

Smartphone brands are expected to increase their adoption of under-display fingerprint sensors, which allow phones to have full-screen displays with an invisible fingerprint feature, according to IHS Markit. Shipments of smartphones using these sensors …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| Vol 25 - Issue 16

Goodix Extends its Touch Technology

by Bob Raikes

Goodix is a Chinese supplier of fingerprint and touch technology and was showing its modules for a range of smartphone applications. Wins have included: Xiaomi Mix2 – rear ceramic sensor Nokia 6 – front …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| MWC 2018| Smartphones| Touch Market| Vol 25 - Issue 09

ViewSonic Tries BETT for the First Time

by Bob Raikes

ViewSonic has been developing its large interactive display business and product line and this year decided to invest in a presence with its own booth at BETT. Both ViewSonic and FlatFrog told us that …

Tags:BETT 2018| Fingerprint Recognition| Interactive Displays| Large Display Monitor| ViewSonic| Vol 25 - Issue 04

Synaptics Wins Top Five OEM for ‘Infinity Displays’

by Bob Raikes

Synaptics has launched a new optical fingerprint sensor that can be installed underneath an OLED to allow unlocking of mobile devices while also allowing full screen displays. The company said that the sensor can …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| Vol 24 - Issue 47

CrucialTec Fingerprint Recognition Used in Google Pixel 2

by Andrew Fenn

CrucialTec will continue to supply Google with its fingerprint recognition module for its forthcoming Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones, according to ETNews. Google’s manufacturing partner HTC is a long-term customer of CrucialTec, …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 38

Fujitsu Stylistic V535 Tablet Has PalmSecure F-Pro

by Bob Raikes

Fujitsu Frontech in the US announced the Windows-based Stylistic V535 Tablet which features an 8.3″ PCap touch IPS LCD display and the company’s newest and smallest palm vein biometric sensor. The panel has 1920 …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Fujitsu| Mobile Display Monitor| tablets| Vol 24 - Issue 38

Vivo to Lead With Qualcomm Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor

by Andrew Fenn

Chinese smartphone vendor, Vivo, has announced that it will be the first in the industry to implement Qualcomm Fingerprint Sensors, a new ultrasonic under-display authentication solution capable of detecting fingerprints through OLED panels up …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| Vol 24 - Issue 37

JCD Wins Prize for Beacon-based Project

by Bob Raikes

JCDecaux has won an award for ‘Most Innovative Contribution to a Campaign by a Media Owner” by the 2017 Singapore Media Awards, for its dynamic campaign with Martell at Singapore Changi Airport (Terminal 1)”. …

Tags:Aviation| Beacons| Digital Signage| DOOH| Fingerprint Recognition| Large Display Monitor| Vol 24 - Issue 35