Talking about the most secured mobile ecosystem, then it would be none other than the iOS devices. And with the latest iteration of Apple devices, the security has advanced to a completely new level. Now your devices are more reliable and accounts are more securedthan ever before. Apart from the new security algorithm, the new devices have newer Face ID that recognizes your face better. And with time, there are more apps that support the Face ID and this has helped the new iOS devices easier to use without compromising with the safety.
Face ID is a new way to sign-in to the accounts and although it may look less secured than the touch ID previously used on the iOS devices, butactually it is a new technology and is a better, simpler and faster way to secure the accounts and apps. So, if you haven’t tried the face ID for secured sign-in on the supported apps, then try your hands right now, to gain access to the apps in a more secured and easy way.
Face ID is a relatively new technology and is improving with every passing day. Signing in by using this reliable service has numerous benefits. And some of these benefits are listed as follows
- Easy to setup. You can activate the face ID in less than a minute. It is as simple as setting up the Touch ID
- Reliable and trustworthy way to sign in to an application
- Signs in to the application faster than the Touch ID setup on former generations of iPhones.No need to enter the password and username again to the supported apps, just look at your phone and sign in to the app within a second.
In case you have recently switched to the Apple ecosystem, and don’t know how to sign in to the different apps with Face ID on iPhone’s new models including the iPhone X, Xs, Xs Max, and XR, read further to know the step-to-step procedure of doing that.
How to Sign Into Apps with Face ID on iPhone X, Xs, Xs Max, and XR
Step 1: The first step to enable the “Sign in with Face ID” option, is to setup the Face ID on your iPhone (if you haven’t done it till now). The setup of the Face ID is quite simple and you can do that simply by navigating to the settings menu. After that, you can setup the Face ID just like you enable the fingerprint unlocking system or the touch ID on the previous generations of the iPhone. Once you have enabled the Face ID, you are now ready to use the Face ID to sign in to the supported applications.
Step 2: Next, you have to find out whether your support the Face ID to sign in. Although Apple has stated that the Face ID will work for every single application that supports the touch ID will support the Face ID sign in too. However, it is advised that you double check before trying the app. You can do it either by looking for the information provided on the App store or by talking to those acquaintances who have already used the apps.
Step 3: Once you have setup the Face ID, and know which applications are going to work with this security features, you are all set to enable the Face ID to sign in to these apps. Here’s how you are going to do that.
Step 4: Open the app on which you are going to use the Face ID to sing in. Sign in as usual by entering the username and password. After signing in, you may be asked to use the Face ID from the next time to sing into the app. Tap to enable the setting and you are done. From the next time, you won’t need to enter the username and password to that app. Just look at the screenand the app will let you in without any further authentication. By enabling it for every major app you use during the day, you can improve your mobile experience and make a technologically advanced move to start a new way that the sign in to the apps.
Step 5: Unlike a few apps that need to sign in in a traditional way before enabling the Face ID, some applications will provide you the option to set up the Face ID before the usual sign-in process. Do it once, and from the next time, you can easily sing in by skipping the usual process of signing in.
Step 6: Another set of apps include those apps that won’t ask you whether you want to enable the Face ID to sign in to the app, or not. However, it doesn’t mean that these apps don’tsupport the feature. It is just that you need to work a bit harder to get it working for yourself.
To do this, you need to navigate to the settings menu of the app and look for the option to enable the Face ID. Turn it on, and you will then have an option to sign in using the Face ID as the other applications.
Step 7: Another set of apps include those apps that neither shows the users an option to use the Face IDnor provides the settingsto enable the Face ID. To use the Face ID on these apps, here the trick to follow. Navigate to your iPhone’s settings, and then open the Face ID and Passcodes. Go to the setting for “Other apps”. Look for the desired app and whether the Face ID support is enabled, or not. If not, enable it, and then reopen then to see the “sign in with Face ID” option.
These were the different ways to enable the Face ID to sign in to the applications. Try it, and you will love the experience of using the new technology to sign in to your favorite apps. In other words, if you are using the iOS ecosystem, and want to try a new way to stay connected and sign in to the apps, then try the new generation Face ID on your iPhone.