Apple may still be undecided on the iPhone 8's fingerprint sensor, less than 3 months from announcement

According to analyst Timothy Arcuri of Cowen and Company, Apple still hasn't decided what fingerprint technology will utlimately end up in the new and coming iPhone...
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28. PrYmCHGOan

Posts: 335; Member since: Sep 28, 2016

Just because u believe jts not true,doesnt mean it isnt.

15. cncrim

Posts: 1554; Member since: Aug 15, 2011

Whoever created this roomer is so stupid and more funny is who actually believe it. Making any phone require 10 to 18 months plan in advance and all the components is precision take time to make..... even cookies require time to make, leave alone something require precision to size of a hair.

18. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

A part of iPhone 8 marketing strategies.

21. BuffaloSouce

Posts: 1165; Member since: May 01, 2017

Or the feature that people like you kept saying Apple was going to be the first to have isn't ready for the public yet... That would be some stupid marketing for them say their going to give their audience something then have to retract just for hype

25. omnitech

Posts: 1131; Member since: Sep 28, 2016

Iphone 7s and 7s plus. Iphone 8 next year as always planned. Not sure why Apple even entertained throwing away all that sheep money. If it was just the 7s and 7s plus. Would it really sell that much less than an Iphone Anniversary edition? No it wouldn't. Sheep are sheep so might as well max out 7s sales and release the 8 next year. I am starting to think this is just Apple's way of curbing some sales of other bezeless devices and their was never going to be an iphone 8 this year.

27. omnitech

Posts: 1131; Member since: Sep 28, 2016

Rear is so much better btw once you get used to it. You can totally one hand a rear mounted one. With the front facing one I usually unlock with one hand and then switch to use the phone with the other. On the rear one I can just pick it up and use it with one hand straight away.

32. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

Again with the spelling. Please proof read before posting. Takes only a few seconds.

45. RoboticEngi

Posts: 1251; Member since: Dec 03, 2014

It's so funny here on iphonearena. Samsung can't solve a problem with the inscreen fps, while Apple can't figure out which solution they should use...........OMFG maybe....just maybe, Apple is also having trouble getting it right? Ever thought of that IPHONEarena?

50. Bankz

Posts: 2477; Member since: Apr 08, 2016

Samsung has no solution whatsoever while, apple technically has 3 solutions to choose from. Dude, read before posting.

62. tedkord

Posts: 17077; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Just having the idea doesn't mean they work or can be produced in quantity. Samsung has ideas, just like Apple.

70. Flash

Posts: 1972; Member since: May 19, 2017

Idea of making explodable phones.

74. tedkord

Posts: 17077; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Idea of making the best ranked phones on the planet. Idea accomplished.

54. epdm2be

Posts: 815; Member since: Apr 20, 2012

And so the speculation over this trivial thing goes on... What a sad little world.

56. gehrig

Posts: 423; Member since: Apr 17, 2014

Apple decided on the fingerprint sensor a LONG time ago. Obviously.

63. alanaldo

Posts: 16; Member since: Mar 25, 2013

I honestly feel this is bullsh1t.. the iPhone 8 will look identical to the lg g6 and there will a home button... so don't get your hopes up! this happens year after year,,,iPhone 8s next year will incorporate the finger print scanner to the screen in order to sell more units
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