Does Samsung Mobile Device has the option to use pictures/captured image to unlock when it is locked by Face Recognition?

Last Update Date : Mar 07. 2018

When using face recognition to unlock the device, your phone can be unlocked by someone or something that looks like your  image. Regarding the possibility of an exceptional case where the current detector can mistake fake image as a live input, the decision logic was already applied to strengthen the anti-spoofing function on the device.

However, due to usage of only a single frame from camera, there are technical limitations in coping with all spoofing attempts such as high-resolution images . Thus we do not recommend the usage of face recognition for high security authentication applications. And, as Face recognition is less secure than Pattern, Pin, or Password, we recommend to use the Iris recognition, Fingerprint recognition, Pattern, Pin, or Password to lock the device.

Need more help? Contact Us.

Online

Live Chat

Monday to Friday (Excluding Public Holidays)
9:00am - 7:00pm

Email

We'll respond within 24 hours of your request.

Email to CEO

Contact the dedicated CEO's Office.

Call

1800-4252997For Mobile Device and Samsung Apps Enquiries

+65 69161260From Oversea

1800-7267864For other Products Enquiries

+65 69161261From Oversea

Monday to Sunday (Including Public Holidays)
8:00am - 8:00pm

* For any printer related enquiries, please visit HP website .

Face-to-face support

Samsung Service Centres

Find out more about how you can get face-to-face help.

Contact Us