APEX-based Vivo NEX and NEX S phones are coming on June 12 with crazy thin bezels

That bonkers APEX concept is about to materialize in two phones with in-display fingerprint recognition and super-slim bezels, called Vivo NEX and NEX S.

Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi 8 SE and Mi Band 3 info and images crop up ahead of announcement

It looks like that oft-rumored Xiaomi Mi 8 smartphone will be joined to market by a smaller, slightly lower-end Mi 8 SE with an iPhone X-style notch of its own and a Snapdragon 710 processor. The Mi Band 3 is also coming.

Vivo X21 goes on sale in India at around $525 with in-display fingerprint sensor

Not exactly affordable, the $525 or so Vivo X21 is not exorbitantly priced either for what it brings to India, in-display fingerprint recognition included.

New hands-on video purports to show Xiaomi Mi 8 version with translucent back

Just in case the fast-approaching Xiaomi Mi 8 smartphone didn’t feel exciting enough, a freshly leaked video appears to confirm both in-display fingerprint recognition and an eye-catching translucent backplate.

Xiaomi Mi 8 announcement scheduled for May 31, starting price could be as low as $440

To celebrate the company’s eight anniversary, an ultra-high-end Xiaomi Mi 8 smartphone will be unveiled on May 31, possibly with in-display fingerprint recognition and 3D facial scanning in tow.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ review

Yes, the Galaxy S10 will most likely be Samsung’s first phone with in-display fingerprint sensor

Samsung reportedly wants its in-display fingerprint scanner to be significantly more accurate and durable than existing optical solutions, thus holding it off for the Galaxy S10 next year.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ review

Samsung Galaxy S10 codename revealed, 3D sensing struggles rumored

We’re not sure this will even be called the Samsung Galaxy S10, but it’s probably codenamed “Beyond”, and it may not be able to implement 3D sensing facial recognition technology.

Vivo X21 brings in-display fingerprint scanner to Singapore ahead of ‘global’ expansion

Up for grabs only in China at the moment, the groundbreaking Vivo X21 with under-display fingerprint recognition technology is set to expand to Singapore later this week, also heading to other “global” markets in the near future.

Most Android OEMs, including Huawei, still plan to integrate in-display fingerprint sensors

It’s not just Samsung, but Huawei and other Chinese smartphone vendors that are trying hard to make in-display fingerprint recognition work, as 3D facial authentication methods remain expensive and risky.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Note 8

No Galaxy Note 9 in-display fingerprint sensor? Not so fast, ‘industry sources’ say

Samsung probably hasn’t decided yet if the Galaxy Note 9 will adopt under-display fingerprint recognition technology or not, and insiders believe yes is still very much an option.

Vivo X21 looks a lot like OPPO R15, OnePlus 6 launch only a matter of time now

In case it wasn’t already abundantly clear, the OnePlus 6 is likely to embrace the notch, similar to the OPPO R15 and Vivo X21. The latter also features in-display fingerprint recognition in one variant.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ review

Samsung is reportedly hard at work on 3D sensing tech for Galaxy S10 Face ID rival

A highly advanced 3D sensing solution is reportedly in the works for Samsung’s Galaxy S10 (or Galaxy X) next year to go after Face ID speed, security and reliability on the iPhone X.

Speculation about a looming Nokia 9 with in-display fingerprint recognition is ramping up

A fingerprint scanner embedded directly into the screen of an upcoming Nokia 9 smartphone could be its key selling point, alongside a dreamy penta-lens camera setup.
Samsung Galaxy S9+ review

KGI’s Kuo changes his Galaxy Note 9 forecast, expecting another in-display fingerprint sensor delay

One of the renowned analysts who expected Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 to be able to implement in-display fingerprint recognition tech in the first place no longer believes that’s the case.

Vivo X21 with in-display fingerprint sensor and Vivo V9 with iPhone X-like notch are coming this month

Vivo already has the world’s second smartphone with in-display fingerprint recognition technology slated for an official announcement, as well as an iPhone X-aping V9.

Vivo X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor gets official price tag and release date

We still have no idea if the Vivo X20 Plus UD will ever launch outside of China, but at least domestically, the world’s first phone with in-display fingerprint recognition is right around the corner.

Vivo X20 Plus UD with in-display fingerprint sensor discloses its full specs at Tenaa

A few days after the CES 2018 debut of the world’s first smartphone with in-display fingerprint recognition, the handset’s name and specs have been revealed by Tenaa.

Vivo’s on-display fingerprint scanner works great (Video)

We tried out the world’s first “full-production” smartphone with on-display fingerprint recognition at CES 2018, and the biometric sensor was surprisingly fast.

Vivo unveils world’s first ‘full-production’ smartphone with in-display fingerprint sensor

In-display fingerprint recognition technology is “ready to produce”, although we still don’t know much else about Vivo’s groundbreaking smartphone demoed at CES 2018.

Vivo, not Samsung, plans to unveil the first phone with an in-display fingerprint sensor soon

That “top five” OEM looking to demonstrate a “Tier 1 customer phone” with a fully working in-screen fingerprint scanner at CES 2018 is actually Vivo.

Synaptics breakthrough strongly hints at Galaxy S9 in-display fingerprint sensor

Synaptics has a game-changing new Clear ID fingerprint sensor ready for production with a “top five” OEM. Can you say Samsung Galaxy S9?

Cybersecurity firm seemingly dupes iPhone X’s Face ID using cheap mask

Is Face ID on the iPhone X not as impenetrable as Apple claims? Maybe, but tricking the facial recognition tech is hardly possible at home.

Vivo Xplay 7 might be drawing near with under-glass fingerprint sensor, a total of four cameras

Vivo seems more and more likely to beat both Samsung and Apple to the commercial under-glass fingerprint recognition punch with the Xplay 7.

Truly bezelless Sharp Aquos S2 with in-screen fingerprint reader rendered, Aquos S1 photographed in the wild

If real, the Sharp Aquos S2 looks like a total game changer, with zero bezels and under-glass fingerprint recognition. The S1 is slightly less spectacular.
Galaxy S8 Plus fingerprint sensor

Next-gen Qualcomm Fingerprint Sensor for Display works under OLED screens, OEM tests kicking off soon

The all-new Qualcomm Fingerprint Sensor for Display sounds like everything Samsung needs to get rid of awkwardly placed rear-mounted scanners.