Apple plans to abandon the technology of 3D Touch in the iPhone
8 months ago
Apple plans to abandon 3D Touch technology in its smartphones in 2019. This was reported by Blayne Curtis from the analyst company Barclays, referring to the information gathered at meetings with companies from the Apple supply chain.
3D Touch determines the force of pressing the screen and provides additional navigation options. According to the analyst, manufacturers expect a rejection of the 3D Touch in the iPhone with OLED displays in 2019, such as the third generation of the iPhone X and the second generation of the iPhone X Plus. However, sources warn that the plans are not yet final and may change in the future.
Earlier, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (Ming-Chi Kuo), known for his connections with the supply chain of manufacturers, said that this year the 3D Touch will not be used in an inexpensive 6.1-inch iPhone with an LCD screen. Thus, it turns out that in 2019, the 3D Touch will disappear from all new smartphones Apple.