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Hands-on: Qualcomm's new ultrasonic fingerprint sensor is incredibly fast

8 days ago   |   By Android Central

My opinion has immediately shifted from cautiously optimistic to incredibly impressed.
After struggling with the performance shortcomings of Qualcomm's first ultrasonic fingerprint sensor in the Galaxy S10 and Note 10 , I was cautiously optimistic that it made necessary improvements to its second generation sensor. It could make all the claims it wants about speed and consistency, but until I saw it in person I wouldn't be able to give it the benefit of the doubt. The day after the announcement, I had the opportunity to test the sensor at Qualcomm's Snapdragon Summit, and I'm incredibly...
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Qualcomm's big new fingerprint sensor is a huge improvement: Hands-on

Qualcomm's big new fingerprint sensor is a huge improvement: Hands-on

9 days ago   |   By SlashGear

As anybody who has tried an in-display fingerprint sensor will have discovered, not all biometrics are created equal, and Qualcomm is hoping its new 3D Sonic Max system edges ahead of the pack. Set to debut on smartphones in 2020, the latest generation of the ultrasonic fingerprint biometrics aims to re-right the ship after frustrations around Samsung's Galaxy Note 10...
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