Claimed Huawei Mate 8 live picture leaks, flaunts a round finger scanner
posted by Daniel P. / Nov 02, 2015, 5:06 AM
The rumored specs so far, besides the Kirin 950 SoC, are a Quad HD display resolution, and a 20 MP camera on the back. All valid upgrades over its predecessor, the Mate7, which had a 1080p display and a 13 MP shooter.
Mate7 is one pretty metal-clad giant, and the Mate 8 is expected to be one, too. In fact, judging from this leaked prototype wrapped in a mule case you see below, the Mate 8 could arrive with a metal chassis, too, and have a round finger scanner on the back, matching the camera lens shape.The real kicker might be in the Mate 8 design, though - the
source: NWE (translated)
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No doubt. And Samsung will follow soon or later.
posted on Nov 02, 2015, 5:13 AM 2
I hope not. IMO, front is the best place to house a fingerprint scanner. Though a round scanner makes sense. Most of the times my phone is sitting on the desk and I don't want to pick it up, unlock it and put it down.
posted on Nov 02, 2015, 5:46 AM 3
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Not bad , but Mate S 's back looked better ( square camera and scanner ) Many will call it copy cat as usual . But I say, Huawei makes the best looking devices in the market . And believe it will look spectacular .
posted on Nov 02, 2015, 7:18 AM 1
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