Front, back, or side: Where does the fingerprint scanner belong? (poll results)
our Monday survey, which attracted over 2,100 votes, suggests. Of those, 39.69% prefer having the fingerprint scanner located at the front, while 40.16% would rather have it on the side. This parity is striking, and suggests that we'll likely never reach a consensus. Finally, the remaining 20.16% of voters would prefer to have the scanner mounted on the rear, alike to the Nexues 6P.As it turns out, it's down to personal preference. That, at least, is what the results of
Quite frankly, if we were to bet on this one, we'd say that scanners integrated with the side of smartphones are likely to grow in popularity, given how underrepresented that particular solution is (just Sony's Xperia Z5 family comes to mind). It seems reasonable to assume that as more and more makers decide to test this one out, its popularity will grow.