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Apple iPhone X replaces Touch ID with Face ID; here’s how the new authentication tech works

BGR India Wednesday, 13 September 2017 ()
After months of leaks, the anniversary edition iPhone X is official. The smartphone will launch in India on November 3, with the 64GB variant priced at Rs 89,000, and the 256GB storage variant priced at Rs 102,000. The iPhone X comes with a refreshing new front and back glass design, an all screen display, wireless charging dual cameras, and more. To make space for the all-screen display, Apple got rid of the home button, which also incorporated the Touch ID fingerprint sensor. Early rumors hinted that the iPhone X will feature an under-display fingerprint scanner for biometric authentication. However, as the technology is not ready yet, Apple had to ditch fingerprint scanning, and replace it with Face ID instead. Face ID
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