I remember the days where Touch ID was a phenomena. 

Apple's iPhone X, newly released last Friday allows users to unlock the phone with their face - a forward-thinking move likely to bring facial recognition to the masses.

And of course, with any new feature, there are concerns with the technology. Danu touches on this point in a recent video we filmed at RUSH. 

With this device in particular, there has been chat about a number of privacy safeguards - as the data will only be stored on the phone and not in any databases.

Although, I am yet to play around with the feature. I did read that it is pretty straight forward to use - working well 9 times out of 10, and when that falls short there is always a pin option. Ultimately, unlocking one's phone with face ID may offer added convenience and security for iPhone users, according to Apple, which claims its "neural engine" for Face ID cannot be tricked by a photo or hacker.