This app perfectly demonstrates the iPhone X's TrueDepth camera system

By Shawn Knight
Mar 6, 2018
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  1. Swedish artist Peder Norrby has created a fun new app that illustrates the capabilities of the TrueDepth camera system used on Apple’s iPhone X.

    Using Apple’s ARKit and the Unity 3D game engine, Norrby’s app – TheParallaxView – creates a trippy optical illusion that makes objects seem as if they have tangible depth, sinking into the phone’s screen or appearing to rise up out of it. The effect looks a lot like the “dynamic perspective” feature offered on Amazon’s ill-advised Fire Phone a few years back.

    If you’ve got an iPhone X and want to see what all the fuss is about, head over to the App Store and pick up the free app. Do note, however, that this is a monoscopic effect meaning one eye should be closed to achieve the best results.

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  2. cuerdc

    cuerdc TS Enthusiast Posts: 98   +12

    Impressive has great potential surely not iPhone x only though...
  3. Nobina

    Nobina TS Evangelist Posts: 1,378   +869

    Phone this thick and still no headphone jack.

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