Samsung Galaxy S10 leak says it’ll have a fingerprint scanner underneath the screen

Samsung has already got plans under way for its next smartphone, which is likely to appear early next year.

According to a report from Korean news site The Investor, the Samsung Galaxy S10 will feature a fingerprint scanner underneath the screen.

In fact, it says that Samsung will produce three versions of its next phone – all with the technology in place. ‘

The two high-end Galaxy S models will come fitted with an ultrasonic in-screen fingerprint scanner while the other one will house an optical fingerprint sensor beneath the screen,’ an official source confirmed to the site.

Under-screen fingerprint scanners were rumoured to appear in this year’s flagship phones. But the iPhone X opted for FaceID, which uses the front-facing camera, while the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 simply moved the placement of the fingerprint scanner on the back of the phone. Read more..