That's why Huawei subsidiary Honor has fitted its new Honor 10 smartphone with an ultrasonic fingerprint sensor under the display glass.
Adding a new feature that Apple and Samsung smartphone users can still only dream about, Honor now lets you securely unlock your phone just by placing a finger on the screen.
Another special feature is that the phone's dual camera (24 and 16 megapixels) is clearly able to recognize a range of objects and scenes and then set the exposure appropriately. That means the phone can optimize the individual image components, such as people, the sky or a landscape.
To make this work, the smartphone has its own Neural Processing Unit (NPU) to support artificial intelligence (AI), running with the 8-core processor (Kirin 970).
The Honor 10 has a 5.84-inch display (2,280 x 1,080 pixels) in an almost bezel-less 19: 9 aspect ratio, as well as 4 GB RAM and 64 GB of storage . The housing is 7.7mm thin and coated with multiple layers of glass on the back.
This produces color effects depends on the viewing angle. and gray. With a top-end 3,400 mAh battery, this Android 8.1-ready phone weighs 153g. It is available in Europe from € 400 (RM1,865), with prices elsewhere to start at upwards of US $ 400 (RM1,592). – dpa