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Whitestone Dome screen protector to work with Galaxy S10 fingerprint scanner without a hole

With the Samsung Galaxy S10 release swiftly approaching it is no surprise that accessories are already popping up. What is surprising is popular screen protector maker Whitestone Dome claims that its protector is the only one to work without a hole.

Not too long ago a video surfaced online showing the Galaxy S10 with a screen protector with a rather sizable hole for the in display fingerprint scanner. I found this to be quite the eyesore and I’m sure many  [Read More…]

Alcatel Onyx launches exclusively on Cricket with dual cameras, fingerprint scanner, and more for $120

Launching today exclusively on Cricket is the Alcatel Onyx, a feature-packed phone that won’t drain your wallet. With a price of only $ 120 you might be surprised the Onyx packs in some premium features such as a dual camera with portrait mode, fingerprint scanner, and face unlock.

Along with all of these extras the Onyx is backed by a quad-core 1.5GHz processor, 2GB of RAM, and a 5.5-inch 18:9 HD+ display. The 13MP + 2MP camera setup on the  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T officially announced today, coming to T-Mobile with in display fingerprint scanner and no headphone jack

After a last-minute scheduling shuffle, OnePlus has officially announced the OnePlus 6T. If you only check the spec sheet this would look like nothing more than a minor refresh. However, if you check the full picture you’ll see the OnePlus 6T is bringing a lot new to the table.

Big Design Changes

It starts with the most visible change, the teardrop notch. Making this one of the most eye-pleasing notches to be released this year. The next big change to  [Read More…]

Google Smart Display updates, OnePlus 6T fingerprint scanner, and other news worth knowing

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Thursday, October 11th, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, OnePlus confirms the 6T will not use an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner, Fortnite  [Read More…]

Leagoo’s upcoming S10 offers an in-display fingerprint scanner on the cheap (Promoted)

Leagoo is one of those smaller Chinese OEMs that’s trying to make a name for itself in the smartphone market. The company is preparing to launch a new flagship called the S10.

Leagoo has taken to Indiegogo to fund the production of this device which it calls the world’s most affordable phone with an in-display fingerprint scanner.

Aesthetically the S10 has taken design cues from the iPhone X on the front. While the back is obviously inspired by the  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S10 may drop iris scanner in favor of in-display fingerprint reader

At some point early next year, Samsung is probably going to launch the Galaxy S10. The rumor mill hasn’t really ramped up the discussion on what Samsung may launch in 2019, but it looks like we may be getting our feet wet.

According to a report from the Korean news outlet The Bell, Samsung is working on the Galaxy S10, and it may nof include an iris scanning feature. Instead, Samsung may be planning to use an in-display fingerprint reader that  [Read More…]

New Samsung patent shows off embedded fingerprint scanner

A new patent has been granted which reveals Samsung’s plans for an embedded fingerprint scanner. However, it’s unlikely that this technology will be seen in the Galaxy Note 9.

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Moto Z3 Play leaks with side-mounted fingerprint scanner

The Moto Z3 Play is coming this summer, alongside the Moto Z3. It’s going to be one of the first phones from Motorola to come with a 18:9 aspect ratio.

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Understand your vehicle’s lights with this $11 Wi-Fi OBD2 scanner

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Right now you can save nearly 50% on Tacklife’s Wi-Fi OBD2 scanner when you use the coupon code HMBJIMTF. It allows you to quickly read and clear engine fault codes and capture real-time data from your vehicle.

It can be used on nearly any gas-powered vehicle that was made in 1996 or later, and it works with both iOS and Android devices.

Tacklife backs this with a 24-month warranty.

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The Janam XT100 is a rugged smartphone with barcode scanner

Janam claims to be able to offer what other rugged smartphone manufacturers haven’t with its new XT100 model which was unveiled today.

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