New details about the iPhone 8: display with Touch ID, a frame of 4 mm, the “invisible” front camera
14.04.2017 0 Comments
Integrated into the display, a fingerprint scanner Touch ID should be a unique feature of the iPhone 8. But lately rumor has it that Apple encountered difficulties in the integration of the sensor into the screen.
Edition iDropNews citing a source at Foxconn announced a number of details about the new anniversary flagship Apple. It is reported that currently the company is testing two prototypes: one with a fingerprint scanner on the front panel, the other on the rear. Likely to be the selected model with Touch ID integrated directly into a smartphone display.
The gadget will get a 5.8-inch OLED screen with a part thickness of only 4 mm, and the case of the apparatus size will fit the iPhone 7. Both the front and rear panels will receive a glass coating effect 2.5 D. Also confirmed information about the iPhone 8 support wireless charging.
The front camera will be “invisible” and “hidden under the display”, which corresponds to the frameless design of smartphones. The report also says about the big power button with the two points of contact. But their purpose is unknown.