Huawei Matebook D fingerprint sensor?

Discussion in 'Other Manufacturers' started by Paloseco, Jan 29, 2019.

  1. Paloseco

    Paloseco Notebook Evangelist

    Reputations:
    35
    Messages:
    474
    Likes Received:
    107
    Trophy Points:
    56
    Does anybody have the Huawei Matebook D and can confirm that the it has a fingerprint sensor and got it properly working?
     
  2. Paloseco

    Paloseco Notebook Evangelist

    Reputations:
    35
    Messages:
    474
    Likes Received:
    107
    Trophy Points:
    56
    I think it is the Matebook X the one that has it, but many reviews on the internet say that the D has it too.
     
  3. abaddon4180

    abaddon4180 Notebook Virtuoso

    Reputations:
    1,229
    Messages:
    3,410
    Likes Received:
    36
    Trophy Points:
    116
    I have a Matebook D expected to arrive this week. I will let you know about the fingerprint reader once I receive it.
     
    Paloseco likes this.
  4. abaddon4180

    abaddon4180 Notebook Virtuoso

    Reputations:
    1,229
    Messages:
    3,410
    Likes Received:
    36
    Trophy Points:
    116
    The AMD version does not have a fingerprint reader while the Intel version does.
     
  5. Paloseco

    Paloseco Notebook Evangelist

    Reputations:
    35
    Messages:
    474
    Likes Received:
    107
    Trophy Points:
    56
    Ok but did you actually try it personally or that affirmation is based on reviews?
     
  6. abaddon4180

    abaddon4180 Notebook Virtuoso

    Reputations:
    1,229
    Messages:
    3,410
    Likes Received:
    36
    Trophy Points:
    116
    I can confirm the AMD version does not have one, at least the model I got. It also says "Signature Edition" on the box.


    It looks like Huawei also lists a fingerprint reader for the Intel version but not the AMD version on their website. I am pretty confident the AMD version is not made with a fingerprint reader.

    https://consumer.huawei.com/us/tablets/matebook-d-14/specs/

    https://consumer.huawei.com/us/tablets/matebook-d-14-k/specs/
     
  7. TANWare

    TANWare Just This Side of Senile, I think. Super Moderator

    Reputations:
    2,421
    Messages:
    9,179
    Likes Received:
    4,441
    Trophy Points:
    431
    No finger print reader. For me that is fine. On a phone it is of high usage, constantly unlocking it, but one on the PC it usually stays unlocked for a while.
     
Loading...

Share This Page