Apple is still struggling to produce the 3D sensor used in the iPhone X's TrueDepth camera, reports Nikkei. Specifically, manufacturers are purportedly working to perfect the dot projectors. The dot projector makes up part of the transmitting module, dubbed "Romeo," of iPhone X's new facial recognition function that allows users to unlock phones and make payments, according to the executive
iPhone X Production Now Pegged at 400K/Week, TrueDepth Camera Yield Issues Continue
Another day and we have another report about Apple struggling with iPhone X’s component yield rates. The report from Nikkei says that Apple’s suppliers are still struggling to manufacture various components used inside the TrueDepth camera on the iPhone X. More specifically, manufacturing the dot projectors with decent yield rates has been a challenge.