moto z3 - Set Up Face Recognition

Note Notes:

  • Facial recognition through Trusted Face:
    • is an option for keeping the device screen from locking when looking at it.
    • can be used to unlock the device when it is locked and powered on.
    • is less secure than a PIN, pattern or password.
  • A screen lock must be active (e.g., PIN, pattern, etc.) to use Trusted Face. If necessary, refer to Set Up Screen Lock for assistance.
  • If synced to a corporate exchange account, the availability of this option is dependent upon the policies of your IT admin.


  1. From a Home screen, swipe up to access all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Security & Location Security and Location icon.
  3. Tap Face unlock.
  4. Navigate: SET UP > NEXT.
  5. Enter the current unlock method (e.g., PIN, pattern, etc.).
  6. Align your face within the circle and follow onscreen prompts until the process is complete.
  7. To continue, tap NEXT then review the instructions.