Apple seems to have again set a trend in the market. Manufacturers PC after the “Apple” giant began to produce laptops with a fingerprint scanner. This week Samsung announced a laptop notebook 9, which in addition to the Intel Core 7th generation (Kaby Lake) boasts of a fingerprint scanner. We also learned about a new LG laptop, which is also an integrated biometric module.
According to network sources, LG is preparing to release new portable computers Gram, the features which are light weight and fingerprint scanner. If Apple introduced dactyloscopy in glass panel Touch Bar new MacBook Pro, the South Korean manufacturers set the scanner in the touchpad.
It is known that LG will show three models of laptops 13Z970 Gram, Gram and Gram 14Z970 15Z970 with screen sizes of 13.3, 14 and 15.6 inches respectively. In all cases, applied to the matrix IPS, resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels. The hardware model will also serve as Intel Kaby Lake in the face of a 14-nanometer chip Core i5 or Core i7. Portable computers will be equipped with a solid state drive up to 512 GB.
Also, as new MacBook Pro laptops will feature a Thunderbolt 3 port USB C. the Weight of the new laptop computers LG Gram in the standard configuration does not exceed one kilogram; in particular, the figure of 940 grams.
The situation with the implementation of the fingerprint scanner on the Apple example is repeated three years later. In 2013 Apple released iPhone 5s is the first with the Touch ID sensor and 64 bit processor. By the end of 2016, rare Android smartphone without built-in dactyloscopy. It is possible that in three years almost every Windows laptop will be equipped with a biometric module.