As the Android camp tries to improve its fingerprint recognition technology, Apple’s iphone x jumped straight past, with a brand new truedepth camera and face ID facial recognition technology, and the world of Android changed its direction.
After the IPhone X was released, Android handset makers grew at least 3 times times the demand for 3D recognition technology.
Under-screen optical fingerprint recognition is only a traditional capacitor scheme upgrade version, 3D recognition has brought a revolutionary user experience, but also to manufacturers to bring more lucrative profits.
3D recognition can not only achieve secure facial recognition and bring more interesting experiences, such as Apple’s animoji dynamic expression, but more importantly, it is also a key factor in promoting AR augmented reality.
At present, the Android camp available 3D recognition scheme, Qualcomm and IC design company wonders photoelectric (Himax) cooperation is the most mature, but also the most attractive, but also Orbbec, Mantis Vision.
In the next two years, support 3D recognition of the Android phone shipments will be the screen under the fingerprint recognition two or three times times or more, especially 3D recognition can be compatible with the LCD screen, the screen under the fingerprint must be accompanied by OLED.
Android may need around 2.5 to replicate the iphone x’s facial recognition experience.