While big tech names like Samsung and Vivo are still struggling with this technology, a comparatively smaller name than Apple or Samsung but China's major smartphone maker, has done the unimaginable by launching world's first in-screen fingerprint sensor phone called Vivo X20 Plus UD.
The Galaxy Note 9 is expected to be launched in August and considering the design of the Galaxy S9 didn't change too much from its predecessor, it's unlikely the Note 9 will differ too greatly from the Note 8.
The Galaxy Note 9 may be ready with the under-display optical fingerprint sensor or it may not. Only few weeks ago, we saw a report from Mobile Syrup that said that Samsung could place the sensor at the rear of the phone, right below the camera module. Instead, both of them come with a traditional fingerprint scanner on their back below the camera module.
The report reveals that the feature malfunctions when screen protectors are involved, or when the phone is placed in certain environments. Note 9 will copy this feature.
It's a tantalising prospect but we're going to have to wait and see whether Samsung's engineers can get the technology perfected in time. A 3,905 mAh battery with fast charging keeps the lights on. The 30th of March 2018 is the marked date by Samsung for pushing the update which will allow the Note 8 users to update their devices from Nougat to Oreo.
Starting at now, Samsung Turkey has uncovered arranged dispatch dates of Android Oreo to Galaxy Note 8 and some other premium models already launched. Unfortunately, Samsung probably isn't jumping on that bandwagon just yet.
The Galaxy S8 received a price cut of RM200 shortly after a month of its sales launch past year, while this doesn't happen at retail stores, do expect retailers over at Lazada and 11street to undercut each other by lowering the prices of the Galaxy S9 or offering better free gifts.
Thousands gather for Italy's worldwide Davide Astori funeral
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:50
At his funeral, former AC Milan goal-machine Filippo Inzaghi, 44, was there along with ex-Inter star Javier Zanetti, 44. The Italian worldwide leaves behind long-term wife Francesca Fioretti and their two-year-old daughter Vittoria.
Asia shares gain as North Korea offers halt on nuclear testing
Mar 10, 2018 - 01:48
There are many details to be ironed out before any Trump-Kim meeting could take place, not least the location. She added that "in the meantime, all sanctions and maximum pressure must remain".
Ethnic cleansing of Rohingyas in Myanmar continues
Mar 09, 2018 - 09:49
Rights groups and the United Nations have warned that conditions for their return are not close to being in place. A recent report in The Irrawaddy claimed that at least 90 percent of the state's Rohingya population have fled.
Australia coach Darren Lehmann wants clear-the-air talks with South Africans
Mar 09, 2018 - 09:43
Earlier, the Australian captain, Steve Smith had accused de Kock of instigating the heated argument between the two players.
Fixer Upper stars Chip and Joanna Gaines announce gender of fifth child
Mar 09, 2018 - 09:40
Oh, and one more fun thing we got to see this weekend is a more obvious baby bump on Joanna , free from flowy dresses. The happy spouses have been starring on Fixer Upper since 2013. "I don't know", Gaines said in the clip.
Shefin Jahan is a terrorist, repeats Hadiya's father
Mar 09, 2018 - 09:32
Hadiya Jahan, earlier known by her Hindu name Akhila Asokan, has always insisted that she acted out of her own free will . Appearing for the NIA, lawyer Maninder Singh had submitted to the Supreme Court that the probe has nearly been completed.
Mark Hamill to receive star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Mar 09, 2018 - 09:32
" Star Wars " franchise veteran Mark Hamill has been awarded with a star on the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame. Thank you so much and may the force with each and every one of you", he added.
Iran Rejects French Calls to Stop Developing Missile Program
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:15
Le Drian arrived in Tehran on Monday for talks with Iranian officials on mutual ties as well as regional and global issues. A collapse of the Iran nuclear deal would be a "great loss", the United Nations atomic watchdog's chief warned U.S.
CALIFORNIA CHAOS: The White House SUES California Over 'Sanctuary City' Nightmare
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:13
Sessions attacked California lawmakers for what he viewed as obstruction against immigration agents doing their jobs. The nation's top cop spoke at a meeting with the California Peace Officers Association in Sacramento Wednesday.
Arkansas Child Flu Deaths Grows to Five
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:11
Overall, fewer people are going to see a doctor for the flu than during the height of the season in the beginning of February. Although new cases of flu are on the decline, the level remains above the peak of some previous flu seasons.
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban denies 2011 sexual assault claim
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:11
His attorney, Stephen Houze , told WW that the accusations are "false" and that the case was thoroughly investigated. The woman also provided Portland Police with seven photos, two of which McGuire reportedly deemed "significant".
Winter storm updates: Thundersnow, NYC flights canceled, thousands without power
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:10
Damaging winds are in the forecast with gusts of up to 60 miles per hour at Cape Cod and 45 miles per hour at the Jersey shore. Accumulating snow is in store for major cities including Philadelphia , New York City, Hartford, Conn., and Boston.
Violence halts rare aid delivery to Syria's eastern Ghouta
Mar 08, 2018 - 02:09
Civilians gather near a convoy of Syrian Red Crescent vehicles Monday in Douma in eastern Ghouta, a suburb of Damascus , Syria. Laerke said the team found a desperate situation for people who have endured months without access to humanitarian aid.
Dancing fan steals the show at Las Vegas Sevens
Mar 07, 2018 - 00:13
Fiji meet USA while South Africa are up against Argentina in the Cup semi-finals. Fiji will now play South Africa in the bronze medal match.
Nashville mayor expected to resign
Mar 07, 2018 - 00:13
The Bureau found nude photos of a woman on Forrest's phone, though they did not say whether the woman in question was Barry. Two of his emails each contained one photo that showed a partially nude or fully naked woman, court documents say.