Apple iPhone X
Apple iPhone - Set Up Face ID
Apple® iPhone® - Set Up Face ID
Face ID uses exclusive technology to create a map of your face that can then be used to unlock your iPhone or verify your identity for services (e.g., Apple Pay) or apps (e.g., My Verizon).
The steps below apply to the following models:
iPhone XS / XS Max / XR
For touch ID settings for previous iPhone models, view
From the Home screen, navigate:
Face ID & Passcode
Set Up Face ID
The front and infared cameras activate to begin face mapping.
Align your face within the crosshair lines on your iPhone screen.
Follow the directions to move your face in a circle for the capturing process.
Upon successful facial capture, follow the steps to set up a backup passcode.