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Published on November 17 2017

Apple on Thursday released an iOS update to address complaints that the iPhone X's screen becomes unresponsive in cold weather.

Apple recommends operating its iOS devices in temperatures between 32 degrees and 95 degrees Fahrenheit (or 0 degrees and 35 degrees Celsius). But some Reddit users said they experienced an unresponsive screen within that range.

iOS 11.1.2 was released less than two weeks after some iPhone X users complained that their handsets didn't recognize input on the touchscreen when exposed to cool outdoor temperatures. Apple had called the phone's susceptibility to chilly conditions a temporary issue and promised to release a software update to fix it.

The update, which is also for the iPad, addresses another problem: distortion in Live Photos and videos captured with the iPhone X.

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Published on November 17 2017

Apple's new flagship iPhone X is one of the best inventions of 2017, according to a new list of the top 25 inventions of the year published this morning by TIME magazine. 

The smartphone, which launched on November 3, features some of the most radical design changes Apple has introduced in an iPhone since the first iteration of the device launched in 2007. It does away with the Home button, includes an entirely new user interface that embraces new gestures, brings impressive new camera technology, and introduces next-generation biometric authentication in the form of Face ID. 

iPhone X Named One of the '25 Best Inventions of 2017' by TIME

Apple Design Chief Jony Ive says Apple was "looking to the future" with the decision to remove the Home button, and that holding onto features, even those that have been effective, "is a path that leads to failure." As for cost, Ive says packing those features and impressive processing power into the iPhone X has "financial consequence." 

Dan Riccio, Apple's senior vice president of hardware engineering, says the iPhone X is "something we really wanted to do since day one." 

Based on estimates for demand, the iPhone X is a hit with consumers. It's received largely positive reviews, and despite some bugs and hiccups with a small number of issues, its launch has been a success. 

The iPhone X is just one of 25 products that were named the best inventions of the year. Other items that were highlighted by TIME include the Jibo robot, Halo Top low calorie ice cream, the heated Ember mug that keeps coffee warm, a multi-directional elevator3D printed Adidas shoes, the Tesla Model 3, the DJI Spark, the Nintendo Switch, and fidget spinners.

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Published on November 16 2017

How to use Face ID on iPhone X

The bezel-less iPhone X has launched at last. It comes complete with Apple's latest tech, including facial recognition, wireless charging and an edge-to-edge display.

The facial recognition tech, called Face ID, is the replacement for Apple's Touch ID tech - the fingerprint scanner located in the Home button. Apple claims that it's incredibly accurate, and that only 1 in 1,000,000 faces will be able to unlock your iPhone. (Find out how Face ID compares with Touch ID here.)

Face ID is impressive, and so are the things you can do with it. Here, we explain how to set up and use Face ID on the iPhone X, as well as what it is and the kind of applications it'll have. Those worried about the security aspect should take a look at our article on Face ID security. And for advice on other aspects of the new device, see How to use iPhone X.

How to set up Face ID

Once you get your hands on the iPhone X, here's how to set up Face ID (if you skipped it during the initial setup for whatever reason):

  1. On your iPhone, go to Settings > Face ID & Passcode and enter your passcode.
  2. Tap 'Enrol Face' in the Face ID section.
  3. Tap 'Get Started' and follow the on-screen instructions.
  4. Position your face in the onscreen frame, and move your head around slowly so it can be properly scanned.
  5. Wait while Face ID scans your face twice. If there are any gaps around the edge of the circle that aren't green Face ID is indicating that it needs to scan that area of your face again. 
  6. When Face ID is finished, tap Done.
  7. After setting up Face ID you will need to create a passcode if you haven't already got one. Make sure that it's a good one as the iPhone is only secure if nobody can guess your passcode.

It's as simple as that! You should only need to set up Face ID once, and it should adapt and recognise you even if you grow a beard or dye your hair.

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How to unlock your phone with Face ID

Once you've set Face ID up, it's time to start using your looks to unlock your phone. All you need to do is:

  1. Lift the iPhone up or position it so it can 'see you'

  2. Look at it (by default Face ID will only unlock when it detects you are looking at the iPhone, this is so that it can't unlock when you don't mean it to).

  3. Your iPhone X should unlock near instantly.

As we mentioned above, you need to make eye contact. One reason for this is so that your phone won't unlock when it's sitting beside you on your desk, or if you are holding it in your hand while chatting to someone. It's also to stop people being able to unlock your phone when you're asleep or unconscious. (By default, anyway. You can turn this security measure off in the Accessibility settings.)

Note that although Face ID unlocks the device (you can tell this has happened because the locked padlock icon at the top of the screen changes to an unlocked padlock), it doesn't automatically take you to the Home screen.

To get to the Home screen you need to swipe up from the bottom of your iPhone X. You can also activate any features available from the lock screen in the usual way, such as tapping on Notifications.

What to do if Face ID doesn't unlock your iPhone

This shouldn't happen often; Apple assures us - and reviewers back this up - that Face ID is sophisticated enough to see past beards, glasses, hats and more and still recognise you.

However, if Face ID fails to unlock your phone this may be due to a few reasons:

  • Face ID won't work if your battery life is below 10%.

  • You may have just restarted your iPhone (you will always be required to enter your passcode the first time you unlock the phone after a reset).

  • If you if you haven't unlocked your iPhone in 48 hours you will need to enter your passcode. 

  • If you haven't used a passcode in the last six and a half days and Face ID hasn't unlocked the device in the last 4 hours you will be required to use a passcode. 

  • If you (or someone else) have used Find My iPhone to lock your iPhone you won't be able to unlock it with Face ID.

  • If you use Emergency SOS by pressing and holding the volume button and the side button simultaneously for 2 seconds the iPhone X won't unlock with Face ID (this is presumably to stop muggers getting you to unlock your iPhone by looking at it).

There are a few other reasons why Face ID might not work first time: Perhaps you are covering part of your face - you may need to remove sunglasses or a hat and scarf. Maybe you were attempting to unlock the phone with half your face obscured by your pillow (the first thing we all do when we wake up in the morning). Or perhaps there is no logical reason why Face ID has decided not to recognise you, other than the fact that you were just showing someone your new iPhone. We address some ways to improve the accuracy of Face ID in the next section.

If Face ID doesn't work you will immediately be asked to enter your passcode, which will confirm to your iPhone X that you aren't an imposter. By this means Face ID is able to learn a bit more about your appearance, so that next time you attempt to unlock your iPhone X it will hopefully be a bit better at recognising you. Over time you should get fewer failures and Face ID should get better at recognising you.

If someone else enters your passcode, Face ID shouldn't be fooled into adapting its data on you to include their features - unless they look like you. If you have an identical twin or a similar-looking sibling who enters your passcode after failing to unlock your iPhone, Face ID's data on you may be updated to include them, it may even start to let them unlock your iPhone too.

How to get Face ID to work better

Here are a few ways in which you can improve your chances of Face ID working first time: 

  1. As we said above, avoid wearing sunglasses. Face ID needs to see your eyes to be sure that you are looking at it. It uses Infra Red to do this and since some sunglasses block those waves it may not be able to work.

  2. You may get better results if you turn off the default setting of "Require Attention for Face ID. Then the iPhone X will only need to see your face, it won't also have to detect the fact that you are looking at it. (Certain medical conditions may mean you would get better results if you deselected this feature). To disable it go to: Settings > Face ID & Passcode > and deselect Require Attention for Face ID. 

  3. If you are wearing a hat or a scarf make sure it's not obscuring too much of your face. If your scarf is right over your chin Face ID probably won't recognise you.

  4. Similarly don't expect Face ID to work if you are wearing a balaclava. (Or if you cover your face for religious reasons).

  5. Check the lighting - Face ID will work better when your face stands out. Face ID uses a Flood Illumination feature to beam Infra Red light at you, which means it can even see you in the dark, but in certain lighting conditions it can struggle.  For example, if you are outside in bright sunshine Face ID may not see you as clearly because it will find it harder to distinguish you from the surroundings. For the best results make sure the sun isn't behind you and position yourself somewhere with a plain backdrop.

  6. For similar reasons, don't move around. Face ID needs a stationary target to work.

  7. Avoid pulling silly facial expressions when you are using Face ID. Your iPhone doesn't want to see you looking at it like that. You'll have better luck if your facial expression is similar to how it was when you set things up. Sticking your tongue out, for example, may change the way your chin appears to Face ID. 

  8. Make sure your display is clean. If some dust or dirt is obstructing the TrueDepth camera that's concealed inside the 'Notch' area at the top of the iPhone X, if won't be able to do it's job. 

  9. Hold your iPhone at arms length - Face ID works better if your iPhone is 25–50 centimetres, or 10–20 inches from your face.

Speaking of which, if you are trying to unlock your iPhone first thing in the morning and can barely raise your head off the pillow, all you need to do is hold your iPhone further away - it should still recognise you, even if half your face is partially obscured by the pillow.

This is because the iPhone X uses a dot projector to beam 30,000 infrared dots at your face to create a 3D map of what you look like - this even works in the dark. The problem when you are in bed isn't that your iPhone can only see half your face, it's that it isn't far enough away from you for this process to work.

If Face ID is really struggling to recognise you our advice is to reset it. Go to Settings > Face ID & Passcode and start over.

What does Face ID do on the iPhone?

Face ID is used for more than unlocking your iPhone X. You will also use it to verify it's you when making Apple Pay payments at payment terminals, online, and in apps. You can use it to unlock any apps that would previously have unlocked via Touch ID, such as banking apps.

Here's how Face ID is used with certain features of your iPhone:

Apple Pay

With the removal of Touch ID on the iPhone X, Face ID can be used to authenticate Apple Pay purchases. It's a relatively easy process: 

  1. Double tap the Side button (which is no longer referred to as a power button).

  2. Look at your iPhone to authenticate.

  3. Hold your iPhone near the contactless terminal to complete the transaction.

If you're using Apple Pay online or in an app your iPhone will already have recognise you, but you will still need to double-press the side button to confirm the transaction.

The transaction must be completed within 30 seconds. If you don't hit this deadline, you'll have to double-press and authenticate again.

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Animoji

Apple has developed a new type of emoji dubbed Animoji. Why? These are animated emoji, of course, but not just any kind of animated emoji - they use your voice and your facial expressions. You can choose from over a dozen type of emoji, including the poop emoji, easily created via Apple's Messages app, and can help to convey a range of messages.

If for nothing else, it'll be fun to send an Animoji of a talking poop.

Third-party apps

Apple has confirmed that third-party developers will be able to make use of the Face ID technology in their apps. Snapchat, for example, will offer high-end filters for iPhone X users with improved facial tracking/mapping.

What is Face ID?

Apple describes Face ID as "the future of how we will unlock our smartphones and protect our sensitive information".

The reason why it's exclusive to the iPhone X? It's due to the sheer amount of tech crammed into the front-facing camera at the top of the edge-to-edge display.

The area at the top of the iPhone X display, also known as the notch, is dubbed the TrueDepth camera system by Apple. It's comprised of several components: a flood illuminator, IR camera and a dot projector alongside the standard elements (proximity sensor, front camera, speaker, etc) to provide one of the most sophisticated facial recognition systems available at the moment.

 

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How does Face ID work?

Face ID should be simple to use - the idea is that every time you glance at your iPhone, the TrueDepth camera system should recognise you and unlock your iPhone for you. It uses the flood illuminator to detect your face, even in the dark, then uses the IR camera to take a photo and finally uses the dot projector to map your face with over 30,000 invisible infrared dots.

The system then processes this information via neural networks built into the A11 Bionic chipset to create a mathematical model of your face, and compare that to the stored credentials on your iPhone.

Although this sounds like a long process, it all happens instantaneously, with early Face ID demos showing a near-instant unlock process. It's thanks to the A11 Bionic - Apple's chipset was built for machine learning algorithms, and has the power to process an incredible 600 billion operations per second.

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Face ID has apparently been hacked - we have the low down on this and other problems with the iPhone X here.

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Published on November 16 2017

Shipping estimates for the iPhone X have improved to 2 to 3 weeks in the United States and Canada, up from the previous 3 to 4 week shipping estimates that have been available since early November. 

The new 2 to 3 week shipping estimates for North America follow improved shipping estimates in countries across Europe and Asia Pacific. 

iPhone X Shipping Estimates Improve to 2 to 3 Weeks in United States and Canada

iPhone X models ordered today in the United States and Canada will now arrive well ahead of the holidays, in early December, making them available for holiday gifts. 

Along with improving shipping estimates for devices purchased now from the online Apple Store, Apple has also been sending out iPhone X pre-orders more quickly than expected. Many MacRumors readers who had late November or December shipping estimates after ordering have already received their devices or are expecting them soon. 

Apple retail stores are also receiving regular shipments and customers who check stock on Apple.com early in the morning and use stock-tracking tools like iStockNow have been able to make purchases with no wait time. 

The iPhone X was in short supply at launch and pre-orders for the device sold out within just a few minutes, but Apple has been working hard to ramp up supply to get orders out to all customers over the holidays.

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Published on November 16 2017

iPhone X shipping times drop down to 2-3 weeks in the United States

The iPhone X may not be readily available just yet, but Apple appears to be getting a better handle on supply with each passing week. Earlier today, Apple’s iPhone X page was updated to reflect that new orders will ship in 2-3 weeks, which is to say that if you get your order in as soon as possible, you’ll be able to enjoy Apple’s next-gen smartphone before the holiday shopping season comes to a close. Notably, this is the quickest turnaround we’ve seen for iPhone X orders yet, so you’ll definitely want to take advantage of the improved shipping times while you can.

Of course, if you aren’t in the mood to wait around for a few weeks, you might also try your luck walking into an Apple retail store and seeing if they have any iPhone X units in-store for immediate pickup and purchase. Stores are replenished with new iPhone X models daily and are seemingly being sold as quickly as they come in. In other words, trying to pick up the iPhone in-store will require a bit of luck, but you can improve your chances by checking out the iPhone X in-store tracker over here.

We knew that the iPhone X would be hard to find in the weeks preceding the device’s worldwide launch, but the good news is that Apple is ramping up supply faster than some analysts initially anticipated. As for the root cause of the ongoing supply issues, early reports relayed that Apple, early on, was having a tough time manufacturing components for the iPhone X’s TrueDepth camera system in large quantities.

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Published on November 15 2017

Apple plans to add a 3D sensor to the back of the iPhone, too

The iPhone X's front-facing TrueDepth sensor array could be used for more than just Face ID authentication, and it fits neatly into Apple's broader march into augmented reality on the iPhone, but the iPhone X's rear camera still uses a combination of motion sensors and two rear cameras for AR. That could change in a future iPhone; sources cited by Bloomberg claim that Apple plans to add 3D camera technology to the rear of next year's iPhone in addition to the TrueDepth array already on the iPhone X's front.

The rear camera might not use the same technology as the TrueDepth sensor array used for Face ID on the front of the iPhone X, however. Rather, the rear array might use time-of-flight sensors, which would map objects in 3D space by calculating how long it takes for light from its laser to bounce off of an object in its field of view. Bloomberg's sources say that adoption of this technology is not certain, but it seems to be what Apple is testing right now. The technology is in development at Sony, Panasonic, Infineon Technologies, and STMicroelectronics.

In the iPhone X, Apple aligned the telephoto and wide-angle lens cameras on the back vertically (instead of horizontally, as on the iPhone 8 Plus) to make augmented reality applications more effective. But without a more advanced way to read and track 3D space, AR apps will remain limited. Unlike more robust hardware like Microsoft's HoloLens, the current iPhones' rear cameras can't deal well with surfaces that aren't flat. They can't even track when an object is obstructing the camera's view; current iPhone AR apps place an object in space relative to the flat surface but can't partially obscure it behind a real-world obstacle, for example.

The addition of 3D sensors to the rear of the iPhone would address those limitations, allowing for much more realistic—and in some cases, more useful—AR experiences.

Apple CEO Tim Cook has been aggressively promoting AR to both consumers and investors. In a recent interview with The Independent, Cook said that he expects the adoption and impact of AR to be as dramatic as that of mobile apps when the Apple App Store launched more than nine years ago. There are also reports that Apple is working on an AR headset in a company group called T288, which has already produced ARKit, Apple's AR software toolset for app developers.

The AR app marketplace is nascent now, but Apple wants AR to be more meaningful than Pokémon Go and a neat IKEA furniture shopping app. Even Warby-Parker's impressive glasses-dressing-room app is just a hint of what might come later.

But if a future iPhone adds this rear-facing device, fragmentation of Apple's installed base could be a challenge; between the 2019 iPhone, the iPhone X, the iPhone 8 series, and prior ARKit-supported iPhones like the iPhone 6S and 7, Apple and third-party app developers will have to support four different AR hardware toolsets. The prospects for AR are promising, but it's going to be a bit messy realizing them.

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Published on November 15 2017

By all accounts, the iPhone X is doing well for Apple Inc.. And the one-two punch of the radically new iPhone X and the iPhone 8 is seeing enough iPhones moving off shelves to kick AAPL stock into record-high territory.

IPhone X Plus and iPhone 9 Will Propel Apple Inc. in 2018

But what about next year?

Rumors are already flying about Apple’s plans to keep consumers buying new iPhones in 2018. The strategy seems to be going big, with a 6.5-inch iPhone X Plus and 6.1-inch iPhone 9 added to the lineup.

Early Rumblings of a 6.5-inch iPhone

At the end of August — before Apple had even unveiled the iPhone X — a report emerged from South Korea’s ETNews. Citing unnamed industry sources, the report claimed that Apple was working with Samsung on next-generation OLED displays in 5.85-inch and 6.48-inch sizes.

That would equate to what would be announced in September as the iPhone X, but also a larger model even bigger than Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8: an iPhone X Plus.

New Report Calls for iPhone X Plus and New 6.1-inch iPhone 9

One of the more respected names in Apple predictions, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, just released a new research note which was picked up by MacRumors.

In it, Kuo suggests Apple will launch a trio of new iPhones in 2018, all based on the general design of this years iPhone X. That means a notched display, and TrueDepth cameras across the lineup, with Face ID replacing Touch ID altogether.

Naturally, there would be a second generation iPhone X. Currently priced at $999+ as Apple’s most expensive ever offering, the iPhone X would become the standard model. Those with even deeper pockets or the desire for the most screen real estate possible could opt for an iPhone X Plus, with a massive 6.5-inch OLED display.

Where things get even more interesting are with Kuo’s prediction that Apple will also release a more budget-friendly ($649 – $749) 6.1-inch model that looks like the iPhone X, but uses a cheaper and lower resolution LCD display instead of OLED.

While Kuo doesn’t come out and say it, this lower cost option could be the iPhone 9.

Why Does Apple Need an iPhone X Plus?

With iPhone sales making up the lion’s share of Apple revenue (and subsequently driving AAPL stock), the company is always laser-focused on how to keep that train rolling.

One thing Apple has undoubtedly noticed is that Samsung does very well with its Galaxy Note series phablets –the Galaxy Note 7 battery disaster notwithstanding. These super-sized smartphones sell particularly well in Asian markets, where a smartphone often replaces a PC for its owner.

Despite having the largest display ever on an iPhone, some iPhone X owners have noticed it actually feels smaller. That’s because the 5.8-inches is based on a standard diagonal measurement. The iPhone X display is longer and narrower than ever and overall, the 5.5-inch iPhone 8 Plus actually has more screen real estate.

With an iPhone X Plus at 6.5-inches, Apple could make a flagship iPhone with a display that truly feels huge, in a form factor about the same size as its current Plus models.

The iPhone X Plus would serve multiple purposes. A 6.5-inch iPhone would compete directly against Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 in 2018. It would also offer an iPhone option in a size class that competitors like Alphabet Inc’s Google currently lack.

If the iPhone 9 were to also adopt the same form factor and Face ID, that would unify Apple’s iPhone lineup once again in terms of features (other than the budget level iPhone SE). Doing so cuts costs. Apple would presumably get volume pricing on the True Depth camera modules if they were in all three new iPhones, and assembly would be more standardized.

But even more importantly for iPhone revenue and AAPL stock, having an iPhone X Plus gives iPhone X buyers a reason to upgrade in 2018. And the iPhone 9 adopting key features like Face ID at a lower price point may convince those who are finding the iPhone X too pricey, to upgrade in 2018.

Ming-Chi Kuo also points out that AAPL’s supply chain will be experienced with the challenges of iPhone X production by next year, so the iPhone X, iPhone Plus and iPhone 9 should be readily available at launch, unlike this year.

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Published on November 15 2017

iPhone X owners: Please, please, please don’t be idiots, and do this

Apple says the glass on the brand new iPhone X, which covers the front of back of the phone, is the "most durable glass ever in a smartphone." This might be true. But it's still glass.

Now that Apple's most expensive and technologically advanced handset has made it into the real world, some people are already dropping their naked, case-less phones by accident — and the results are exactly what you would expect. Just see below.

iPhone X owners: Please, please, please don’t be idiots, and do this

Now, it's unknown just how many people are dropping their unprotected phones, but it's certainly happening and should underscore the simple point that your nearly all-glass iPhone X might be a gleaming, futuristic looking gadget, but that makes it more fragile than early versions of the iPhone. SquareTrade, a warranty company, filmed their drop and tumbling tests to show the iPhone X was the "most breakable" and "most expensive to repair iPhone" ever.

Accidental drops are not covered under Apple's warranty program, so just a screen repair will cost a whopping $249. And if your phone should incur more damage from a fall, Apple is charging $549 — the cost of an iPhone 7.

But it's not as if Apple has a scheme to produce intentionally more fragile phones to rake in more dough from repair costs. Its last three iPhones — the 7,8, and X — are all water and dust resistant (not waterproof, though). This water resistance rating, according to MacRumors, means the iPhone X can handle immersion in 3.3 feet of water for up to 30 minutes. 

Your iPhone might not survive every trip into a pool, but at least many accidental drops have a readily available solution: Cases. 

But if unfortunately, you dropped your iPhone, and get your iPhone screen broken, you still have solution, instead of sent to Apple for $279 iPhone screen repair, you can turn to some professional iPhone screen repair company like HTECHY are very good at iPhone screen repair with few bucks.

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Published on November 14 2017

iPhone X Face ID tricked by researchers with 3D printed mask

Apple’s Face ID face scanning tech, found in the iPhone X, can be tricked through the use of 3D printed face masks, according to Vietnamese security firm Bkav.

Researchers from Bkav found that despite Apple’s claims of working with professional mask makers form Hollywood to prevent criminals from using masks to beat Face ID, the mask the researchers created can trick the facial recognition tech into unlocking an iPhone X.

Touting knowledge of how facial scanning works, the researchers noted that because Face ID will recognise a user if half their face is covered, its facial recognition standards are not as strict as first thought, meaning a mask that replicates some of the attributes of the legitimate iPhone user can be used to get past Face ID’s artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities.

“The mask is crafted by combining 3D printing with makeup and 2D images, besides some special processing on the cheeks and around the face, where there are large skin areas, to fool AI of Face ID,” said Ngo Tuan Anh, Bkav’s vice president of cyber security.

It took the researchers some attempts to get the mask right in order to trick Face ID, but at $150, around £114, to create the mask, the hack is not massively expensive providing one has the knowledge how to create it to specifically beat facial recognition systems.

Parts of the mask such as the nose and skin had to be created by hand to fool Face ID, so the hacking technique needs additional skills as well as specialist knowledge

iPhone X Face ID tricked by researchers with 3D printed mask

As it’s a proof-of-concept hacking technique that has yet to be confirmed by other security researchers, exact details on how the Bkav researchers created the only mask that can beat Face ID are thin on the ground.

The researchers also don’t expect such a technique to be used against the everyday iPhone X user.

“Potential targets shall not be regular users, but billionaires, leaders of major corporations, nation leaders and agents like FBI need to understand the Face ID’s issue. Security units’ competitors, commercial rivals of corporations, and even nations might benefit from our PoC,” they said.

Apple has yet to respond to the potential for Face ID to be tricked, but it would appear that despite Cupertino’s claims its face scanning and recognition tech isn’t quite as robust as it would first seem, though there’s a chance that updates further down the line could strengthen Face ID against such tricks.

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