Ever since I put my hands on Face ID, I wanted to have an option to use multiple Face ID on the iPhone X to allow a close person of my family to unlock the device quickly. And I’m really glad to know that iOS 12 features an option to register an alternative Face ID. Thank you Apple for fulfilling my wish!
So, if you want to allow your young brother to unlock your iPhone X using Face ID, it’s the way to go. Don’t want anyone to have access to your device? No problem. You can also register an alternative appearance of yours. Keep reading…
For instance, if you like switching from a full beard look to clean shaven avatar, you can set this appearance to make it just a tad easier for your device to recognize you. Setting up an alternate face in iOS 12 is pretty simple. Let me show you how it’s done!
How to Set Up Face ID Alternate Appearance on iPhone X
Step #1. Open Settings app on your iPhone → Tap on Face ID and Passcode.
Step #2. Enter your iPhone Passcode. Next, tap on Set Up an Alternative Appearance.
Step #3. Next up, tap on Get Started.
Step #4. Up next, position your face in the camera frame, and then you need to move your head in a circle to show all the angles of your face. Once first Face ID scan is completed, tap on Continue.
Step #5. After the second Face ID scan is over, tap on Done to finish.
There you go!
Have you got a chance to take a quick look at all the features that the iOS 12 has come with? If yes, let us know what the things that you have found truly appreciable in it are. And if it has missed to include some of your wishlists, feel free to tell us about them as well.
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