Here’s how to set up facial recognition on android 8.0 Oreo devices such as Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X etc. To use facial recognition on android 8.1 Oreo, use Smart lock feature in your devices. This android 8.0 trusted face feature unlock your Google Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL device by looking at it.
Remember one thing, this face matching feature is less secure than a Pattern lock, password or PIN number. Someone who looks like you could unlock your android Oreo and other devices.
You can find Smart lock feature in your android Oreo 8.0/8.1 devices under security & location settings. This android Oreo smart lock feature includes 5 different options such as on-body detection, trusted places, trusted devices, trusted face and trusted voice. Using android 8.0 trusted face options, you can set up facial recognition on android 8.0 Oreo devices.
How to set up facial recognition on android 8.0 Oreo
Follow below given step by step guide to set up and use facial recognition on Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL Oreo devices.
Step 1: Go to settings in your android Oreo devices
Step 2: Tap security & location
Step 3: Tap smart lock under device security
Confirm you patter lock or password to next step. You’ll see several smart lock options.
Step 4: Tap trusted face
Step 5: Tap Set up
Step 6: Tap Next
Step 7: Hold the phone at eye level to set up facial recognition on android 8.1 Oreo
Step 8: Tap Done
Now completed set up facial recognition on android 8.0 Oreo devices. set up you can see improve face-matching and remove trusted face option in your android 8.0 Oreo devices.
Improve face matching: You can improve face matching for different conditions such as with or without prescription glasses, bearded or clean shaven and in different lighting.
How to remove trusted face in android Oreo 8.0/8.1
Settings > security & location > smart lock > trusted face > remove trusted face > Remove
Now your android 8.0 Oreo device will no longer recognize your face and turned off trusted face feature in your device.
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