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Lately, more and more smartphones have started to feature an almost bezel-less design which means that companies either place the fingerprint scanner at the back of the phones or decide to include an on-screen fingerprint scanner.

Some people prefer having an on-screen fingerprint scanner in order to fully take advantage of the phone’s large display. If you’re one of these people who’s looking for smartphones with this particular security feature, then this list is the one for you.

Vivo X21

The Vivo X21 first launched on March 19, 2018. As of now, there are still no official announcements on the smartphone’s official Philippine price.

Full Specs

  • 6.28-inch (2280 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:9 Super AMOLED display
  • Octa Core Snapdragon 660 AIE 14nm Mobile Platform (Quad 2.2GHz Kryo 260 + Quad 1.8GHz Kryo 260 CPUs) with Adreno 512 GPU
  • 6B RAM, 128GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
  • Funtouch OS 4.0 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo)
  • 12MP rear camera with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, a secondary 5MP camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • 12MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • In-display Fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 154.45 × 74.78 × 7.37mm; Weight: 156.2g
  • 3.5mm audio jack, AK4376A Hi-Fi audio chip
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS
  • 3200mAh (typical) battery with fast charging

Vivo X20 Plus UD

This smartphone was the first Vivo device that included the on-screen fingerprint scanner. It officially launched this January 2018. The original standard model was released back in September last year but that variant didn’t sport the under-display scanner.

Full Specs

  • 6.43 inches (1080 x 2160) 18:9 ratio Super AMOLED display
  • 155.3 x 80.1 x 7.5 mm, 181.5g
  • Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660
  • Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
  • Adreno 512
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Funtouch 3.2
  • 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM (expandable to 256GB via microSD card)
  • Main camera: Dual: 12 MP, f/1.8 + 5 MP, autofocus, LED flash
  • Video: 1080p@30fps
  • Front camera: 12 MP, f/2.0
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
  • Fingerprint (under display)
  • Non-removable Li-Ion 3900 mAh battery with Fast battery charging 5V/4.5A

Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

The Xiaomi Mi 8 line-up officially launched on May 31, 2018. Among this line-up is the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition which sports the on-screen fingerprint scanner. This smartphone also sports the Snapdragon 845.

Full Specs

  • 6.21″ Super AMOLED Display, 83.8% screen-to-body ratio, 1080 x 2248 pixels, 402 PPI
  • 154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6 mm, 177g
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
  • Octa-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
  • Adreno 630
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • MIUI 10
  • 8GB of RAM + 128GB storage
  • Main Camera: Dual: 12 MP (f/1.8, 1.4µm, 4-axis OIS, dual-pixel PDAF) + 12 MP (f/2.4, 1.0µm), 2x optical zoom, dual pixel phase detection autofocus, dual-LED flash
  • Front camera: 20 MP f/2.0
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • Fingerprint (under display)
  • Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery

Vivo NEX S

The Vivo NEX S will be launching on June 12, 2018. Some of this phone’s key features are its pop-up camera, all-screen display, and an under-display fingerprint scanner.

Full Specs

  • 6.59 inches, 1080 x 2316, IPS LCD display, 388 PPI
  • 162 x 77 x 8 mm
  • Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
  • Octa-core (4×2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
  • Adreno 630
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo)’
  • 8GB RAM + 256GB internal storage
  • Main camera: Dual: 20 MP + 16 MP, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash
  • Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
  • Front camera: 24 MP
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, BDS, GNSS, 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
  • Fingerprint (under display)
  • Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery with Fast battery charging 22W

Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design

This Huawei smartphone was unveiled in April 2018. Similar to the P20 Pro, it also has a Leica triple camera setup although it differs in placement. In addition, the device sports both a rear-mounted and in-display fingerprint scanner.

Full Specs

  • 6.0-inch 18:9 OLED FullView display @ 2880 x 1440 resolution, 538ppi
  • 152.9 x 72.5 x 8.5 mm, 183g
  • Hisilicon Kirin 970
  • Octa-core (4×2.4 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
  • Mali G72-MP12 GPU
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • EMUI 8.1
  • 6GB RAM + 256GB/512GB internal storage
  • Main Camera: Dual: 40MP (f/1.8) RGB sensor + 20MP (f/1.6) monochrome sensor + 8MP f/2.4 telephoto lens triple Leica cameras w/ Huawei AIS PDAF, 5x Hybrid Zoom, AI Image Stabilization, LED flash
  • Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p, 720p@960fps
  • Front Camera: 24MP autofocus, f/2.0, 1080p
  • 4G LTE Cat. 18 (1.2Gbps), Dual-SIM, GPS with GPS, GLONASS, BDS,, GALILEO, NFC, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, DLNA, Bluetooth 4.2, DisplayPort 1.2
  • Face unlock, Fingerprint scanner, In-display Fingerprint sensor
  • Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery with Fast battery charging 4.5V/5A (58% in 30 min)

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