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OnePlus 6T gets fingerprint scanner behind the screen

The OnePlus 6T, in contrast to previous phones of the brand, gets a fingerprint scanner behind the screen. That has the Chinese manufacturer confirmed against CNet. OnePlus may want to present its new device on October 17.

OnePlus says to CNet that the function is named Screen Unlock gets it and allows it to put a finger on the screen of the phone and unlock it with it. OnePlus is not the first manufacturer to use this technique. Sister company Vivo was the first to sell a phone with fingerprint scanner behind the screen. Oppo also offers the position in, among others, the R17 and R17 Pro . The previous OnePlus telephones were derived from Oppo telephones from the R-series
Earlier, a packaging of the OnePlus 6T had already cropped up that hinted at the presence of an in-screen fingerprint scanner. The three companies, Oppo, OnePlus and Vivo, are all part of the parent company BBK and they combine the purchase of components.
The message contains a hint that the phone will be released on October 17th. The site shows a OnePlus screenshot of the screen of the OnePlus 6T, which shows the date 17 October. The screen ratio of the screenshot differs from the OnePlus 6. The ratio does correspond to the R17 phones, which have a 6.4 “-oled screen with 2340×1080 pixels.
The Chinese company continues to say to the site that it is the fingerprint scanner behind the screen actually wanted to introduce in the OnePlus 5T, but the technology did not work well enough at that time, the 6T is 0.45mm thicker than its predecessor and the introduction of the new scanner means that there is more unibody look .

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