• Apple supplier's Q2 report leads analyst to expect Face ID on all three 2018 iPhone models

    1 month ago - By Phone Arena

    As far back as September 2017, securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo was stating that the three new Apple iPhone models for 2018 would each sport the TrueDepth Camera, and include Face ID. And that notion has been seconded by Loup Ventures analyst Gene Munster, who analyzed the second quarter earnings report of a company called Lumentum to come to this conclusion.
    Lumentum is Apple's primary source of vertical-cavity-surface-emitting laser components used in the TrueDepth Camera for 3D sensing and augmented reality. Munster told clients in a note disseminated on ...
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  • Galaxy Note 9 features I'd love to see on iPhone X Plus

    Galaxy Note 9 features I'd love to see on iPhone X Plus

    1 month ago - By iMore

    More like iPhone Note X...
    We survived another Samsung Unpacked episode! I'm not even joking. Samsung makes the best components in the business and their hardware is top notch, but because of the... unique way it handles these events, presenters sometimes have no idea what they're supposed to say and when, and that's always a nightmare scenario for them, never mind us.
    But when you ignore the ham-footed missteps - like awkwardly calling out prominent members of the media for not "getting" the original Note, or monologing for 15 minutes and effectively killing any momentum a launch event...
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  • More evidence all three new iPhones will ditch the feature everyone loves

    More evidence all three new iPhones will ditch the feature everyone loves

    1 month ago - By BGR

    When Apple introduced the iPhone X last fall, it was clear to everyone the notch was the design compromise we need right now. The notch might not be pretty to look at, but it's the only way to design a phone with an edge-to-edge screen right now. The notch is practically half a bezel that contains all the features you'd find on the top of a phone's front side, including the camera, speakers, and sensors.
    On the iPhone X, the notch houses a TrueDepth camera that can measure the depth of field to offer secure authentication - Face ID. A signature feature for the iPhone X, Face ID is going to...
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