iPhone X Face Recognition Can't Tell Chinese People Apart, Getting Unlocked By Almost Every Chinese

Back when the iPhone X was first announced, facial recognition was one of the best features to come with the new phone - of course, the highlight was the edge-to-edge OLED screen, but the AI that came with the phone was also supposed to be top notch. What happened next shocked a lot of iPhone X owners in China - they found out that other people, including family members and even colleagues at work, could unlock their phones, despite the fact that the phone was not calibrated to do so.

Facial Recognition was one of the Best Features Of the iPhone X

Facial Recognition was one of the Best Features Of the iPhone X

When the iPhone X was announced a few months ago, one of the most innovative features that the product brought (other than the edge-to-edge OLED screen) was the revolutionary facial recognition algorithm that was supposed to replace the passcode and fingerprint sensor.