IPhone 8 fingerprint induction to disappear? KeyBanc Capital Markets analyst Andy Hargreaves that from the Apple supply chain situation, Apple has not yet found the fingerprint sensor can be embedded in the iPhone 8 screen method.
Andy Hargreaves mentioned that if the problem could not be resolved by August, Apple could only launch an iPhone 8 without fingerprints, or a significant delay in posting the iPhone 8, which could put Apple's risk at risk.
Andy Hargreaves pointed out that Apple ordered the fingerprint chip, and began to produce i Phone usually interval 12 weeks, if Apple can solve the problem in time, before August to order fingerprint chip, perhaps in the end of October to early November smooth production i Phone 8, but He also admitted that the current situation appears, he is not clear whether Apple can solve the problem as scheduled.
Andy Hargreaves said that if Apple really launched not equipped with fingerprint sensor iPhone 8, may not be a good thing: this may make i Phone 8 can not successfully use Apple Pay and other functions. He said, "We think that face recognition is still in the early stages, and it will not be Apple's acceptable authentication method, although Apple may have Apple Pay face recognition in the future, but if it does not support early, it may impact the market on the iPhone 8 needs. "