Apple Unveils iPhone X : No Home Button, Face-Scanning, Animoji , Wireless charging

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The iPhone X is official, with the firm unveiling the 10th-anniversary device, unveiled during an Apple Special Event at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park in Cupertino, California

The new iPhone X kills the home button to make space for a larger screen. It has an edge-to-edge display, glass on the front and back,

The iPhone X incorporates Apple's new Face ID feature. This technology is enabled through the "True-depth" camera system along the top of the front display. The new iPhones will use a universal wireless charging system called Qi.

The iPhone X  an OLED display that stretches across the entire front of the phone for an edge-to-edge finish. Apple has called the display Super Retina, and it is 5.8in diagonally,  and it features a pixel density of 458 ppi with a 1,000,000:1 color ratio

The iPhone X’s new True Depth camera system also enables a fun new feature called Animoji. There are a dozen different animated emoji to start

The iPhone X has dual 12-megapixel rear cameras, and it’s equipped with optical image stabilization on both lenses. The sensors are both larger and faster than previous generations

The iPhone X is powered by an A11 Bionic chip. It has a six-core CPU design which Apple claims is the smartest and most powerful ever seen in a smartphone.

The device starts at $999 and comes in 64 GB and 256 GB storage versions. Pre-orders start on Oct. 27 and the phone will be available beginning Nov. 3.

Apple isn't the first smartphone maker to offer wireless charging. Samsung Galaxy phones already have wireless charging and it is also available on many other high-end Android phones.