Several sources have announced since the beginning of the year that theiPhone 8 will have a front digital camera with a sensor 3D. The rumor grew when the analyst Ming Chi Kuo of the cabinet KGI Securities talked about using this technology to add augmented / virtual reality features to the next Apple phone. The good stock market health of Himax Technologies seems to confirm the presence of the 3D sensor today.
According to DigiTimes, the Taiwanese manufacturer, will be one of Apple’s main suppliers of 3D sensors. Since the publication of this information, the development of the manufacturer’s share price has been excellent. The opportunity for analysts to make estimates. Himax owes about 20% of its revenue to orders for the iPhone 8. A transaction that would have done a lot of good for the group’s action. Indeed, since the beginning of the year, the Taiwanese specialist in 3D sensors has seen its action increase by 56%.
As usual, Apple remains silent about the presence of a front camera with 3D sensor on its future iPhone 8. The Cupertino brand has also not confirmed its partnership with Himax Technologies.