IPhone 8 will replace Touch ID with 3D facial detection, ProMotion possible

IPhone 8 will replace Touch ID with 3D facial detection, ProMotion possible

But now that's reportedly been shelved.

The analyst predicts that the iPhone 8 will also feature a virtual Home button, but not a fingerprint scanner.

Kuo also expects the iPhone 8 to offer facial recognition through 3D sensing, which he said should also improve the quality of selfies taken with it. One could include a 5.2 to 5.8-inch OLED display while the remaining releases may feature 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch LCD screens.

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The report says the new system will be much faster than Touch ID, and will be able to unlock an iPhone "within a few hundred milliseconds". The feature may also incorporate eye-scanning technology. The analyst shared all sorts of details surrounding the hotly anticipated new iPhone 8 (which, by the way, won't be called the iPhone 8), and most of the information he shared was good news.

Lastly, a separate report from the Korea Herald claims that Apple is close to striking a deal with LG to make OLED displays for iPhones in the future.

Apple is said to be seeking to ideal an in-display fingerprint sensor in time for the iPhone 8, but recent reports have suggested progress is may not be ready in time, without causing long delays. The new phone will have glass on both the front and back that curves at the edges. In place of a Touch ID scanner, says the rumor, Apple might employ a 3D scanner embedded within the iPhone 8.

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This adds credibility to other reports that showed that Apple has been working on a variant that features a fingerprint reader relegated to the back of the phone, below the Apple logo.

Meanwhile, backing up earlier rumors, Kuo predicted that Apple is planning to roll out three new iPhones this fall: the 5.8-inch OLED version with an "all-new design" plus two LCD models measuring 4.7 inches and 5.5 inches.

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