Many of Apple’s recently revealed patents and patent applications, have been concerned with making more use of necessary components. That’s included a battery that doubles as a haptic feedback engine, and embedding Wi-Fi antennas in screens. Now Apple appears to be looking at just how much else can be included within an Apple Watch, or iPhone display.
Apple is researching how to embed sensors into display panels, potentially enabling both Touch ID, and Face ID without a notch.
Future Face ID may not require a notch