About two weeks ago, a source says samsung may be independently developed their own fingerprint sensor, and now, according to a new rumor, seems to have emerged a new situation. With investors, said the south Korean electronics giant, is considering changing fingerprint sensor supplier.
Reported that samsung has started contact with new suppliers, and in addition to have a contact, the samsung will also in talks with another supplier, and the two suppliers will jointly samsung low-end products for the future provide 2 million fingerprint identification module.
If the rumors are true, then samsung’s fingerprint sensor module suppliers are quite rich. Samsung’s flagship model before the fingerprint sensor from Synaptics and FPC, and now if samsung chose a new supplier, it indicated that not only is the flagship model, the future to include more low-end products will also be equipped with fingerprint recognition technology.
But at present the investor did not disclose names, two new suppliers in samsung seems to develop their own fingerprint identification module, also need to purchase products from supplier, and this function will gradually cover the low-end and entry-level products.