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Apple Files Patent For Fingerprint Sensor That Works Through Its Display

Posted By Amit Samaiyar

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office recently released a patent (Patent No. 9,460,332) for a ‘capacitive fingerprint sensor including an electrostatic lens,’ applied by Apple. This patent puts forward a description of a Touch ID sensor which would use an electrostatic lens to read user’s fingerprints through other components of the smartphone such as display stacks […]

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