5G phones are coming. Here's a (probable) list of them - CNET

Qualcomm has announced its 3D Sonic In-Screen Fingerprint sensor at its Snapdragon Summit 2018. It is a bit of a re-branding of the Qualcomm Sense ID ultrasonic fingerprint reader we covered back in 2015. However, it seems now ready for prime time since partners will ship it in 2019 phones.We’ll explain how it works, but to give you some context, all the commercially available in-screen fingerprint readers today work with an optical sensor. It means that when you put your finger on the area of the display right above the sensor, a light will illuminate your fingerprint to obtain a 2D image, which will then be analyzed. That’s the classic way fingerprint sensors work.It can free up a lot of bezel space, but the main disadvantage of that technique is that it is less reliable and noticeably slower than the classic fingerprint readers. We’ve recently tested the Vivo V11 and the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, both of are among the first phones to get an in-screen fingerprint sensor.Qualcomm’s 3D Sonic fingerprint sen

5G phones are coming. Here's a (probable) list of them - CNET

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Sat 8 Dec 18 from CNET

Qualcomm aims straight at Intel with 8cx chip, its first 7nm CPU for PCs - CNET

The new processor is designed specifically for Windows 2-in-1s.

Thu 6 Dec 18 from CNET

Qualcomm's new PC processor promises 'extreme' power

It's been a year since we've seen the first devices running Windows on Snapdragon, and Qualcomm is continuing its quest to make a capable ARM-based processor for PCs. On the ...

Thu 6 Dec 18 from Engadget

Snapdragon Tech Summit 2018, day 3 livestream: Always-connected PCs and more - CNET

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Thu 6 Dec 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

On-stage mistake means OnePlus won't have the first Snapdragon 855 phone

OnePlus was thrust into the limelight earlier this week when CEO Pete Lau announced on-stage that one of its 2019 flagship phones would be the first device to launch with Qualcomm's ...

Thu 6 Dec 18 from Engadget

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Wed 5 Dec 18 from Engadget

Qualcomm 3D Sonic In-Screen Fingerprint Sensor In 2019 Devices

Qualcomm has announced its 3D Sonic In-Screen Fingerprint sensor at its Snapdragon Summit 2018. It is a bit of a re-branding of the Qualcomm Sense ID ultrasonic fingerprint reader we covered ...

Tue 4 Dec 18 from Ubergizmo

Ultrasound makes Qualcomm's new in-display fingerprint sensor super-secure

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Tue 4 Dec 18 from Engadget

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855 chipset will power your next flagship phone

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Tue 4 Dec 18 from Engadget

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