Chapter Xiaomi hinted at the display scanner prints in Mi 7

By: Bohdan Chub | 05.04.2018, 10:26
Chapter Xiaomi hinted at the display scanner prints in Mi 7

Users of the Chinese social network Weibo asked the general director Xiaomi Lei Jun, whether the upcoming flagship Mi 7 built into the display fingerprint scanner. To this the CEO replied that, yes, there is a new sensor.

And if more?

This is more difficult. Lei Jun did not disclose any details and will continue to intrigue before the official announcement, which is expected only in early summer. Recently, craftsmen from XDA-Developers found hints on the display scanner of prints in the firmware of the smartphone, but came to the conclusion that in the standard Xiaomi Mi 7 it will not. Perhaps, the company will release a premium version with a fingerprint sensor in the screen, or it will receive a large Xiaomi Mi 7 Plus.

It is known that Xiaomi also decided to increase the useful area of ​​the screen due to the cutout at the top. Given the company's inexplicable craving for vertical camera modules, it will be difficult to keep from parallels with the iPhone X.

The first smartphone with a fingerprint scanner in the display introduced the Vivo, in the Chinese market are already available two such models - Vivo X21 UD and X20 Plus UD .