The facial recognition It is an option that promises and that in a medium-term interval of time will have been introduced in the main manufacturers of electronic devices, although it has yet to mature in order to be as and even faster than those already integrated (and almost consolidated ) finger scanners.
Agreement between Qualcomm, Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo to enhance facial recognition
Although we know Qualcomm Mainly for its processors, the truth is that it also offers sensors and a wide catalog of technology patents. In the agreement the Chinese multinationals Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo commit to purchase $ 12 billion worth of components from Qualcomm over the next three years, in addition to the support for the development and improvements in the incorporation of fingerprints under the screen, the 5G connection and the facial and 3D scanner.
As echoed today by various foreign media, including Gizmo China, both Xiaomi and Oppo go hand in hand working with Qualcomm with the objective of create facial recognition technology similar to that of the iPhone X of the company of the bitten apple. Although at first it was rumored with Samsung, At the moment there is no official confirmation, and the agreement is tight between these companies.
Facial recognition in Xiaomi during 2018?
It is no secret that the Chinese company continually introduces novelties to the market. Among the first unconfirmed information, it is believed that this facial recognition technology will be developed immediately by Qualcomm and Wonder Vision, and the sensor module by Reliance Optoelectronics. So much so that it is not ruled out that in April 2018 there will be good news in this regard and the first official tests will begin to be carried out. However, it should also be remembered that among the possible causes in iPhone X lags It would Face ID, hence its development is not an easy task either.
For its part, according to the same media, Huawei would be inclined to work with Sunny Optical Technologies that it would introduce in its future high-end models. And also in China the signature Ophelia It would be working on this technology, although there is still no news linking it to any mobile brand worldwide.