Apple to reduce Face ID scanner sensor size by 50% for ‘iPhone 13’

The 3D scanner used for Face ID is expected to get up to 50% smaller in the “iPhone 13” which could lead to a smaller notch, according to supply chain sources.

The notch on the iPhone 12 miniThe notch on the iPhone 12 mini

There have been a number of rumors and reports suggesting Apple’s Face ID sensor array could get smaller in size. If the sensors can be hidden behind the display or reduced in size, then the notch itself will get smaller too.

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