Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo at KGI Securities gave 10 predictions for what Apple might include in its traditional fall smartphone release window, via Street Insider. The company is also testing eye scanning to augment the system, one of the people said. In fact, there will be no Touch ID incorporated into the OLED smartphone's display.
In addition to being used to unlock the iPhone 8, it's said that this 3D face scanner could be used to authenticate payments and launch secure apps. The technology is described as super-speedy, scanning a person's face and unlocking the iPhone in a matter of "a few hundred milliseconds". Samsung has reportedly run into the same issue, as it was unable to fit an integrated scanner in time for release, and introduced the Galaxy S8 with the sensor on the back as a result.
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It will end harassment of traders and small businesses. "The states, along with the Centre discussed it for years", he added. It aims to transform the nation of 1.3 billion people and its $2 trillion economy into a single market.
Bloomberg reports that Apple is now testing using 3D facial detection as a replacement for Touch ID fingerprint authentication.
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. 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. Most rumors have centered around the iPhone 8 featuring a Touch ID sensor that is embedded within the OLED touch display.
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Kuo doesn't believe the virtual Home button will support fingerprint recognition. The new phone will have glass on both the front and back that curves at the edges. There will be a "notch" on the front for the selfie camera and sensors, but there won't be a physical Home button.
Apple is also working on new augmented reality capabilities, Bloomberg News reported earlier this year.
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"Kuo sees and all-new design with a 5.2" screen (or 5.8" depending on the definition of screen size in use) OLED iPhone, along with two new LCD models including 4.7" & 5.5" version.