After Apple opened the iPhone X pre-order service, the company today called on developers to submit the latest applications to take full advantage of the new flagship advanced features and unique design.
Apple on the developer's website to urge developers in the iPhone X next week before the hands of users on the pre-order, the updated product encoding and testing to get a complete iPhone X compatibility. After the test, Apple suggested that developers submit their completed applications and the corresponding metadata through iTunes Connect.
Apple pointed out that application developers can download the latest version of the Xcode version to take advantage of the built-in iPhone X emulator. The simulator can be used to analyze the performance of an application without having to access the actual hardware. Xcode can also be used to intercept screenshots of app store preview and internal use.
Apple said in the statement, iPhone X's main features include 5.8-inch Super Retina display, face recognition authentication, TrueDepth camera and so on. Developers are interested in compatibility with ARKit, ARKit is Apple's framework for building realistic applications.
With ARKit debut in the iOS 11 system, Apple's iOS product line overnight became the world's largest enhanced reality platform. Application based on this API has been popular in the iOS App Store. The new iPhone X is also equipped with A11 bionic chip, can be used for CoreML, which is a machine learning tool set, of course, there are Metal 2. These advanced APIs allow developers to take full advantage of the powerful processor of this phone. A11 also includes Apple's first self-designed GPU, which is said to be 30% faster than the previous hardware.
iPhone X phone pre-order to open, the first batch of equipment in a very short period of time was sold out, the current official website of the information display, this OLED iPhone is expected to delivery time has been extended to 5-6 weeks.