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Report says Touch ID will return to the Apple iPhone next year

22 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

Apple purchased biometric company AuthenTec back in 2012 for $356 million. The next year, the iPhone 5s was launched and was the first iOS device equipped with the Touch ID fingerprint scanner. This was a mainstay feature for the iPhone until 2017's iPhone X replaced the biometric scanner with Face ID. And Touch ID was replaced with Face ID on all three 2018 iPhone models.
But there are quite a few iPhone users who prefer Touch ID over Face ID with some saying that the former unlocked their phone faster and easier. For those who miss Touch ID, good news is possibly ...
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Report says in-display version of Touch ID will return to the Apple iPhone next year

Report says in-display version of Touch ID will return to the Apple iPhone next year

22 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

Apple purchased biometric company AuthenTec back in 2012 for $356 million. The next year, the iPhone 5s was launched and was the first iOS device equipped with the Touch ID fingerprint scanner. This was a mainstay feature for the iPhone until 2017's iPhone X replaced the biometric scanner with Face ID. And Touch ID was replaced with Face ID on all three 2018 iPhone models.
But there are quite a few iPhone users who prefer Touch ID over Face ID with some saying that the former unlocked their phone faster and easier. For those who miss Touch ID, good news is possibly ...
Read more ...

 


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