Samsung may abandon the ultrasonic fingerprint scanner

Samsung может отказаться от ультразвукового сканера отпечатков пальцев

Samsung may refuse the use of ultrasonic fingerprint scanner into future smartphones because of security concerns, reported the Korea Times.

Samsung first used ultrasonic fingerprint scanner Qualcomm 3D in their flagship smartphones Galaxy Note 10 and S10, which were reported to be faster, safer and more reliable than other scanners. However, it was not so, because smartphones series Galaxy and Note 10 S10 has repeatedly been criticized because of the slowness of the fingerprint scanner.

Moreover, the system of fingerprint recognition smartphones was discovered a serious vulnerability, because of what banks in several countries have temporarily disabled support for mobile applications and payment service Samsung Pay for these smartphones.

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