Industry Insider Says The Mi 8 Has In-display Fingerprint Scanner

by Habeeb Onawole 0

The Xiaomi Mi 8 will be unveiled on Thursday and in the last couple of days, there have been lots of leaks confirming its specs and its appearance.

Some of those leaks have shown that the Mi 8 has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. So what happened to the rumors of the Mi 8 coming with an in-display fingerprint scanner?

According to a popular industry insider @MochaRQ, the Mi 8 actually has an in-display fingerprint scanner. He also confirms that it has 3D face unlock feature. However, he adds that he is not sure if Xiaomi is putting both features on the same phone.

Xiaomi Mi 8 Under-display fingerprint scanner

There are reports that two versions of the Mi 8 were certified at the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. This may be evidence that there are indeed two variants of the phone with different biometric features. Come Thursday, we should be able to confirm.

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Other features of the Mi 8 are a notched display, Snapdragon 845 processor, Quick Charge 4.0+ support, and dual-frequency GPS.

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