iPhone: How to improve Face ID with a mask, including new Apple Watch Unlock feature
Wearing a face mask usually renders iPhone’s Face ID unusable. Even though it sounds like a first-world problem in the current circumstances, there are a lot of people, especially medical professionals, who would value Face ID on iPhone to work while wearing protective equipment. Read on for how to use Face ID with a mask.
Update April 27, 2021: There’s a new option to unlock your iPhone with Apple Watch when Face ID detects you’re wearing a mask with iOS 14.5.