iPhone X is an amazing phone. It comes packed with many features, among the most popular features, we have iPhone X Face ID authentication. This is a new bio metric system that authenticates your access to the phone. Previously you have been using Touch ID, but with iPhone X, Apple has taken everything one step ahead.
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iPhone X Face ID is a smart and effective biometric authentication system that uses a camera, a dot projector and a built IR Blaster to authenticate your phone. A rich 3D map of your face is saved during the step-up process. Now let’s get to how to set up iPhone X Face ID.
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How to set up iPhone X Face ID in three Simple Steps
There are 3 simple steps that you need to follow in order to set up the Face ID on your iPhone X. We have listed these steps below.
Step 1: Get Started
Tap on “Get Started” option on the Face ID page of the setup process.
Step 2: Move your face in a Circle
The background will fade away, and a circle will be brought to attention. It is imperative that your entire face is clearly seen inside the circle. Now the phone will ask you to move your face in a circle, do that.
Step 3: Repeat the Gesture
Like Touch ID, you will have to repeat the gesture again, but this time make sure you go slow. Once you are done, your iPhone X Face ID is ready to use.
Setting another Face ID using a Face ID
Unlike Touch ID that let you scan 10 fingers, with Face ID you are limited to only one Face. However, you can rescan your phone or pass your phone to a family member by adding their face through Settings.
Step 1: Head to Face ID and Passwords Sections
You need to go to Home Screen, from there tap on Settings. Once in Settings, search for Face ID and Passwords section and tap on it.
Step 2: Reset Face ID
You can reset your Face ID by tapping on Reset Face ID option. Now you will have to set up a Face ID as described in the above steps.
How to Disable Require Attention feature for Face ID
An important aspect of the Face ID authentication is the Eye feature, it won’t be able to authenticate your face until unless you do not have a direct contact with it. This is to add security to it, but you can disable this feature via the steps below.
- Head to Settings app and tap on General.
- From there look for Accessibility and tap on it.
- Turn off the Require Attention for Face ID feature. You are done. You no longer have to make an eye contact with the phone to unlock it.