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Apple to replace some iPhone X units with Face ID problems

Apple to replace some iPhone X units with Face ID problems

It is basically a 3D face scanner that uses several components to analyse a person's face and verify identity. The front camera also worked in the affected device but the Face ID hadn't been working.

Apple has yet to officially comment on this problem publicly or launched an official fix program, so it sounds like these are just internal guidelines for their stores should customers come in with a problem with Face ID. Key sources also indicate that the iPhone X has become the world's most popular handset in the first quarter of 2018.

Apple says that all iOS apps will need to support this technology. iPhone X users on the other hand, will be pleased to know that all future app update will need to support Apple's 10th-anniversary device.

Run AST 2 on the customer's device to check the camera.

'If the diagnostics find issue with the camera, perform the fix to see if the issue is resolved.




The move was inevitable at some point, and should prove to be a massive benefit for iPhone X users who often find that apps aren't optimised to take advantage of the extra screen real-estate to the left and right of the notch. Explaining the complexity of the iPhone X setup, a Genius Bar technician explained to an iPhone X user on how the rear camera and Face ID's True Depth camera are connected.

One of these components is a Dot Projector that projects more than 30,000 invisible dots onto your face to map its structure.

The iPhone X, however, may force Apple to change its way of naming iPhones, primarily because the "X" in the name stands for "ten". A faulty Face ID has reportedly been known to prompt the message, "Face ID is not available, try again later". Apple makes up about 4.8% of Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC's holdings, making the stock its 5th largest holding.

Customers anxious about their phone not working properly can book their device in for a check up. The device is rumored to have a 6.5-inch screen (compared to the iPhone 8 Plus' 5.5-inch screen), but due to dramatically lower bezels its overall size of the two phones should be similar. Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC's holdings in Apple were worth $52,296,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

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