Apple is going to abandon the Touch ID in favor of the Face ID in the iPhone 2018
According to Ming-Chi Kuo, the next-generation iPhone to the change of technology of fingerprint scanning comes the facial recognition system Face ID.
Expert reports that Apple will use this advantage to Android smartphones using Face ID and TrueDepth camera in all models of the iPhone 2018.
This will be a big step for Apple, which used Touch ID as the only means of biometric authentication of users for all four years since its introduction.
“We believe that this change will allow all of the iPhone models to be more competitive because of the new UI, full-screen design, TrueDepth camera and Face ID,” writes Kuo.
The expert statement confirms the words of analysts that Apple will refuse to Touch ID in 2018. And despite the fact that technology Face ID has not yet received widespread manufacturers of smartphones running Android are already developing for their new products similar functions.
Before the presentation of iPhone X the focus of competitors was given to update the existing technology of fingerprint scanning. And despite the fact that Apple will refuse to Touch ID, competitors will continue to use the lenses to the first half of 2019.
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