FB pixel

Bad news for iPhone notch haters. Biometric lens under the display pushed back

Bad news for iPhone notch haters. Biometric lens under the display pushed back
 

Bad news for iPhone notch haters. Biometric lens under the display pushed back

It could be two more years before Apple has an iPhone with its Face ID under the display.

MacRumors is quoting an industry consultant with whom it has some confidence on such matters saying sensor issues will push the debut to 2025.

Ross Young had previously predicted Face ID under the display next year, with both the Face ID lens and front camera under the display as early as 2026.

That apparently was before the sensor hiccup. Trade publication MacRumors saw Young’s tweet on the matter. It is possible, according to the publication, that the iPhone 17 Pro will have an under-the-display camera for face biometrics, but it will be peering through a hole in the glass.

The goal is to maximize every useable millimeter on a screen.

A Korean journalist reported in January that the arrival will be next year, in the iPhone 16 Pro, according to MacRumors.

Article Topics

 |   |   |   |   |   | 

Latest Biometrics News

 

Biometrics deployments expand protection against fraud and lying about your age

Biometrics are protecting against false claims of all sorts in several of the most-read articles of the past week on…

 

UN says law enforcement should not use biometrics to surveil protestors

Law enforcement agencies should not use biometric technology to categorize, profile or remotely identify individuals during protests, the United Nations…

 

How to explain the EUDI Wallet? Industry and citizens discuss Europe’s digital ID

The European Digital Identity (EUDI) Wallet is well on its way towards becoming a reality. To explain the major impact…

 

Decentralize face authentication for control, stronger protection: Youverse

The implementation method of biometric face authentication has become increasingly important in recent years due to the limitations of traditional…

 

Researchers develop display screens with biometric sensor capabilities

Traditional display screens like those built into smartphones require extra sensors for touch control, ambient light, and fingerprint sensing. These…

 

Meta, porn industry and Kansas governor weigh in on age verification

As Europe mulls how to restrict access to certain content for minors, Meta offers its own solution. Meanwhile, U.S. states…

Comments

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Most Read From This Week

Featured Company

Biometrics Insight, Opinion

Digital ID In-Depth

Biometrics White Papers

Biometrics Events