Possible innovations will be expanded.
The next generation iPhone and iPad will boast several unique features. iPhone 2019 will get seriously updated facial recognition system Face ID, and iPad 2019 — TOF camera to improve the experience of augmented reality technology. This was reported by well-known analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a note to investors.
According to the analyst, Apple will increase the capacity of vertically emitting lasers (VCSEL), the underlying system Face ID. This will improve the accuracy of face recognition Face ID sensors due to the elimination of losses of the infrared light. In addition, innovations in the design of the VCSEL will increase the overall speed of Face ID.
Along with the improvements in the Face ID it became known that Apple is seriously considering the possibility of equipping their device time-of-flight camera (Time of Flight). Its operating principle is based on measuring the distance between the camera and subject to shoot considering the time needed for the passage of the light beam. As a result, the camera will have a unique opportunity when working with augmented reality and will be able to make even more realistic pictures. This “trick” will first iPad in 2019, and in 2020 will reach the iPhone.
It is assumed that the range of iPhone 2019 will consist of three smartphones. By analogy with the iPhone XS, Max XS iPhone and iPhone XR in the next year will be released two smartphone with OLED display and one with LCD screen. Among the key features of the iPhone 2019 called Apple processor A13 and the main camera, consisting of three modules.