Apple to ditch Touch ID in favour of Face ID?

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iPhone X the future, with Face ID and bezel-less display
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iPhone X the future, with Face ID and bezel-less display

Apple iPhone 8 could be the last with a fingerprint scanner

The iPhone 8 might be last iPhone to come with a fingerprint scanner, with the company set to adopt Face ID as its default biometric security technology. That's according to respected KGI Securities...

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