Apple, unlike other, less principled manufacturers rarely develops its products with an eye on customer opinions. This is largely a reflection of the principles of Steve jobs, who believed that the buyer knows what he wants, as long as he did not give. However, sometimes in Cupertino react to the user reviews, remaining dissatisfied with the functionality of new devices, which is what happened with the front cameras of the iPhone XS and XS Max.
As stated by a Reddit user by the name of Abdul was Asleep, one of the first who drew attention to the permanent beauty mode on the front camera of the iPhone XS and XS is Max, he contacted Apple and found out something amazing. According to him, in Cupertino have heeded consumers ‘ demands and agreed to add in the firmware smartphones software switch. Thanks to him, users will be able to decide for themselves whether to apply a smoothing effect on their own self-images, or leave them any less attractive, but more detailed.
Anti-aliasing in the images from the iPhone XS
The existence of undeclared beauty mode for selfies-pictures taken on iPhone XS and XS Max, became known a few days ago. As it turned out, the front camera of the smartphone of the new generation automatically applies a smoothing effect to all photos with the front camera, which reduces the level of detail of the images, making them less natural. Made it very few users, many of whom found the existence of a regime of beauty to the iPhone firmware is invalid.
It is expected that Apple added to the algorithms responsible for the front-facing camera, native mode smoothing for Chinese users. In China and other Asian countries this technique is widely popular, allowing you to obtain images suitable for publication in social networks, immediately after the photographing without the necessity of additional processing in editors.