If you believe the many predictions, rumors and leaks, the all new Apple smartphone will be equipped with Face ID. However, the transition to the new scanners does not cancel the fact, that cupertinos review and other methods for user authentication. In particular, the fingerprint. On this hint, one of the patents of the company, details of which appeared online a few days ago.
According to reports, earlier this year Apple filed in the Bureau of patents and trademarks United States patent application, which described the new technology unlocking a mobile device via a display.
Apple engineers will be placed under the screen of the smartphone is the new fingerprint sensors. The latter would work on the basis of dielectric sensors to do 3D the fingerprint of the user. In fact, in the new patent cupertinos offer the next version of the fingerprint scanner built into the screen.
As usual, at this time there is no specific information on the timing of the implementation described in the patent of ideas. It is possible that the cupertinos will never use patented technology in their serial devices.