Ultrasonic fingerprint sensors can not settle down in the industry, losing to the face recognition system users
Over the last few years various companies are working on ultrasonic fingerprint sensors that can be stir just beneath the surface of the screens of smartphones and tablets.
However, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (Ming-Chi Kuo) believes that the ultrasonic fingerprint sensors will be history before you can become popular. Currently, smartphone manufacturers are actively exploring the possibility of using face recognition system users like the one that debuted in the iPhone X.
According to anonymous sources, the demand on the technology of three-dimensional scans of faces of users has tripled after the announcement of the iPhone X. in Addition to the use of technology to unlock the device, it can also be used in applications of augmented reality that was shown on the example of animated smileys, repeating a facial expression of the user.
Furthermore, this technology really is perceived as something quite new, and ultrasonic fingerprint sensors will not cause this effect, as it is only a development of the long-existing solution.
However, Ming-Chi Kuo believes that Samsung will equip Galaxy Note9 fingerprint scanner, located under the display surface.