Analytical company Counterpoint conducted a large-scale study of the pricing of smartphones depending on the type of face scanner and predicted the development of the market.
What they say
AT Counterpoint came to conclusion that in conditions of constantly cheaper " iron " the budget of the smartphone will be determined mainly by the presence of a face scanner. It is this technology that this moment is one of the the hottest, but with expensive and complex. The study says that 2020, its Face ID will be on billion smartphones. And this is 64% of the total number of smartphones. Mostly it will be smartphones with 3D scanners.
How Face ID will evolve
In the autumn of last year, Apple your Face ID great shook the market. Few people were ready, but everyone wanted their Face ID. Therefore o Some kind of standardization is not yet goes. However, now companies are beginning to unite, so in Counterpoint is sure that 2020 y We will have a single standard, as it was with Touch ID.
But and here options are possible. For example, there is a chance that Face ID it turns out to be completely transplanted into software part. Thanks to the development of machine learning and AI on based on fast processors, budget smartphones will be able to do without additional sensors and scanners. To unlock the smartphone and protection of the base level of this will be sufficient - analysts are sure.