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  1. KupKrazy's Avatar
    I also use a combo of FPS and Iris - whichever is more convenient at the time. It's actually quite easy to unlock.
    04-22-2017 10:45 PM
  2. Viscomi4444's Avatar
    I'm using facial recognition and fingerprint. Haven't had a chance to use fingerprint as facial has been flawless so far.
    04-22-2017 10:57 PM
  3. anon(5630457)'s Avatar
    I'm using face recognition at home along with the FPS. At work, I'll use the iris scanner and FPS.
    04-22-2017 10:59 PM
  4. anon(5630457)'s Avatar
    I'm using facial recognition and fingerprint. Haven't had a chance to use fingerprint as facial has been flawless so far.
    I find that facial recognition doesn't work very well in low light.
    paridge likes this.
    04-22-2017 10:59 PM
  5. Viscomi4444's Avatar
    It's worked for me in dark rooms with the only light coming from my phone.
    04-22-2017 11:04 PM
  6. Almeuit's Avatar
    Fingerprint scanner for me.
    04-22-2017 11:06 PM
  7. james702283's Avatar
    Mostly Iris
    04-23-2017 12:27 AM
  8. Ddust14's Avatar
    Fingerprint is as flawless as the one on the pixel.
    04-23-2017 12:30 AM
  9. Byron Hinson1's Avatar
    Iris and fingerprint for me. Inside the house it's iris. Outside and work it's fingerprint so I look less of a Muppet.
    04-23-2017 06:28 AM
  10. JD76ers's Avatar
    I am using Iris scanner and 4 digit pin. Iris scanner is real fast. Thinking of trying fast lock at home and car.
    04-23-2017 07:22 AM
  11. Derren Woods's Avatar
    How did you guys set up the iris scanner? Whenever I have tried it just says did not recognise iris try again and I've tried in different lighting conditions and holding my S8 plus at different distances away
    04-23-2017 08:08 AM
  12. frellingfrakker's Avatar
    Iris scanner with fps in the dark.
    04-23-2017 09:05 AM
  13. Ziich47's Avatar
    I use the fps in the s8 without a case and Iris scanner with case. The scanner has been very fast for me
    04-23-2017 10:15 AM
  14. Jaycemiskel's Avatar
    I'm using the fingerprint, glasses + darkened/pitch black rooms makes face and iris not usable.

    I'm using fingerprint, iris, and pattern. Find myself using the pattern a lot.
    04-23-2017 11:56 AM
  15. Bugwart's Avatar
    Verizon S8+

    I am using the iris scanner. It is very fast under normal light - not in direct sunlight. I do not even see the camera rectangle.

    I used it last night in the bedroom with the lights out and it worked. It took a a couple of seconds, but it worked.

    The iris scanner worked before and after the update.
    04-23-2017 12:26 PM
  16. Bugwart's Avatar
    It was dark in my bedroom last night and the iris scanner worked. It took a couple of seconds, but it worked.
    04-23-2017 12:27 PM
  17. shaidaz's Avatar
    What am I doing wrong with the FPS? It doesn't unlock the screen for me and I have it set to unlock. I still have to press at the home button and then swipe it open.
    04-23-2017 01:48 PM
  18. Snareman's Avatar
    For the most part it stays unlocked with Smart Lock with it either connected to my car, watch, location at home. etc I discovered the long hard press on the home button to skip the lock screen which is great as it annoyed me having to essentially unlock it twice from both the AOD and then the lock screen. Otherwise I use the face recognition or the 4 digit code. Really haven't used the FPS.
    04-23-2017 03:29 PM
  19. jaymzb0nd's Avatar
    Does the Face Recognizer work when you have sunglasses on?
    04-23-2017 03:43 PM
  20. echo_808's Avatar
    Face recognition works too good when I'm at the gym. Had to turn it off so it doesn't unlock since I actually wanna use the media controls on the lock screen.
    04-28-2017 06:42 PM
  21. LineKill's Avatar
    I use my finger👆
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    04-28-2017 07:51 PM
  22. BlackSheriff84's Avatar
    Face recognition and 4 digit password.
    Not a fan of the iris scanner as its an ugly feature on this phone. I loved the iris scanner on windows phone, wish it was done the same way.
    04-28-2017 09:18 PM
  23. bandofbrothers2112's Avatar
    After using the Iris and FPS I'm now trying facial recognition and FPS to see which works best for me.
    04-28-2017 11:40 PM
  24. m3lover1's Avatar
    I use primarily Iris, but sometimes fingerprint if I just so happen to have my finger in the right spot.
    Fingerprint since it's the quickest way to the home screen. All others are a 2 step process (unless I'm missing something)

    BTW the location of the scanner works just fine if you have a case on it
    There's an option in settings to go straight to Iris or facial unlock when you either hit the home button or power button. That makes it one step.
    04-28-2017 11:46 PM
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