After that Released, an iFixit teardown showed that If the displays are replaced by a third party repair shop, unless they transfer a microcontroller from the original screen. Apple will soon fix the problem with an upcoming software update, so Face ID will still work without switching chips to the new display.
Removing the microcontroller from the device’s original screen is not an easy task – iFixit noted . There may be an independent repair shop outside In a difficult place, since it takes more time and special equipment to replace a screen and switch to a microcontroller.
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