According to recent rumors, the iPhone 8 is likely to use the face recognition technology to completely replace the Touch ID fingerprint recognition, and can also be used for Apple Pay authorization. It is reported that Apple's 3D sensor can be completed within hundreds of milliseconds to verify, even if the device flat on the desktop, you can also complete the identification.
But this can become the advantage of the face of the Android phone may only exist for a short period of time, and Apple has been on the court for some time Qualcomm said its upcoming chip will provide the same function with the iPhone 8, Will reach even beyond the iPhone 8.
According to CNET reports, Qualcomm will launch the processor will provide infrared 3D sensing function next year. Its new chipset can use infrared laser to calculate the object or the depth of the person in front of the map, you can get more accurate attitude control and 3D object rendering, to achieve facial recognition and other functions.
As for the iPhone 8 Touch ID, most rumors that Apple is trying to Touch ID fingerprint sensor directly embedded in the display which, but this approach also encountered no small technical problems, in order to ensure the iPhone 8 as scheduled, Apple has Consider giving up this design.