Apple might feature an in-display fingerprint scanner in iPhone 13, foldable iPhone in the works

Apple to launch its iPhone 13 series later this year and some reports are saying that this iPhone 13 lineup might include an in-display fingerprint scanner. Though there may not be any major upgrade, the return of the in-display fingerprint reader in iPhones will definitely be a good thing for its users.

Starting with the iPhone X, only iPhone SE (2020) had arrived with an in-display fingerprint scanner. No other iPhones from then featured the Touch ID fingerprint reader for biometric authentication. In place of the fingerprint, Apple has used the face ID facial recognition.

Also read: Apple iPhone 12 Mini to be discounted for the first time to ₹ 59,900

Regarding the working behind this, it is expected that Apple will use a tweaked version of Qualcomm’s 3D Sonic sensor to bring an ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor to its upcoming 2021 iPhone models. Back in 2017, when Apple has launched it’s iPhone X, Apple has come up with its Face ID detection for biometric authentication, and last year, with the launch of the iPhone SE (2020), Apple has introduced its touch ID sensor.

- Advertisement -720x200

But at the time of Covid-19, it is quite ironic that iPhone users can’t unlock their devices using Face ID detection because of face masks, whereas in that case, fingerprint touch ID could be more beneficial for its users.

Also read: The upcoming Apple iPhone 13 “Pro” variants will feature 120Hz LTPO display: Report

Apart from it, it has a possibility that in some of the future iPhone models there couldn’t be any charging port in favor of wireless charging. Another report is saying that Apple is currently working on its future iPhones having foldable displays and it has been reported that Apple has already developed prototype foldable displays for internal testing. To get more information about Apple’s foldable segment, have a look at this: Apple’s upcoming Foldable iPhone patents leaked, prototypes pass Foxconn’s durability test.

source

Untitled-13

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related Articles

Stay Connected

13,642FansLike
354FollowersFollow
88FollowersFollow

Hot Topics

300x600

Latest Articles

Trending

Noise Buds Solo with Hybrid Active Noise Cancellation is launching on 24th February

Noise is all set to Buds Solo truly wireless earbuds to the Indian market. Till now, the company has a portfolio containing wireless earbuds...

Real Madrid players get their hands on the new Audi cars

Real Madrid are one of the biggest clubs in the world. They have multiple sponsors from various categories. Emirates are their official kit sponsor...

Top 10 most expensive trophies in the world in 2020

Winning a trophy means a lot to any club or player! The importance of winning a trophy cannot be measured by money. But which trophy...

U&i launches “Check” Power bank with 10000 mAh charging capacity

New Delhi, August 17, 2020: U&i, India’s leading Gadget Accessory and Consumer Electronics brand that specializes in Bluetooth Speakers and Headphones, Chargers, Cables, and many other nifty gadgets...

Featured