Qualcomm develop a next generation fingerprint sensor
Qualcomm has announced its next generation ultrasonic fingerprint sensor. It features is better than previous generation.
Qualcomm Fingerprint sensor will support under display of the smartphone. The user enables to register their fingerprint on the screen. The Sensor will work on Display, Glass and Metal.
“ They can be designed to support sleeker,cutting-edge form factor ,unique mobile authentication experiences and enchanced security authentication said Seshu Madhavapeddy ,Vice President ”
The ultrasonic sensor capable scanning through OLED display stacks up to 1200µm, Metal up to 800µm and aluminium stack up to 650 µm.
Qualcomm Fingerprint Sensor will support Qualcomm Snapdragon Mobile Platform and Non-Snapdragon Platform(Samsung, ARM, etc).Recently the sensor is compatible on Snapdragon 660 and 630.
Qualcomm reveal that the sensor will arrive on the first half of 2018. The Fingerprint Sensor will help companies save on space opposed to the conventional fingerprint sensor will help them to improve the aesthetics of phone without requirement for other fingerprint sensor placement.