Xperi To Introduce FaceSafe, FotoNation’s Depth-Based Face Recognition Solution, At Mobile World Congress 2018
SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– FotoNation, a global leader in computational imaging, computer vision and facial analytics solutions, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Xperi Corporation (Nasdaq: XPER) (“Xperi”), has announced that its new FaceSafe™, a depth-based face recognition solution for mobile devices, will be introduced and demonstrated at Mobile World Congress 2018, February 26 to March 1, in Barcelona. Featuring neural network technology and state of the art liveness detection to prevent spoofing, FaceSafe provides exceptional accuracy by fusing depth information with facial features. Demonstrations of FotoNation’s FaceSafe solution will be available at the Xperi booth, located in the Fira Gran Via’s Hall 1, Stand 1E60.
FotoNation’s FaceSafe solution offers enhanced security and speed with a false acceptance rate of one in one million and a fast execution time that is less than 150 milliseconds. Its state-of-the-art anti-spoofing detection provides premium protection and personalization, while its small memory footprint yields power and system cost savings. FaceSafe also works with occlusions such as sunglasses and has the ability to work in diverse light conditions.
“FotoNation’s FaceSafe solution is an exciting step toward bringing a robust 3D face recognition solution to market, and we are thrilled to showcase the technology at Mobile World Congress,” said Geir Skaaden, executive vice president and chief products and services officer at Xperi Corporation. “The need for protection and customization becomes more prominent as biometric face recognition continues to impact the mobile market. FaceSafe’s cutting-edge technology is tackling these challenges to provide secure, class-leading user experiences.”
As the global mobile biometrics market continues to be a fast-growing segment with an expected CAGR growth of more than 79 percent from 2017 to 20211, FotoNation continues to adapt its technology offerings to the new and emerging application space and addresses the challenges of security and personalization with FaceSafe. FotoNation provides a comprehensive biometric and computer vision portfolio and is a one-stop provider for its customers.
FotoNation is a global leader in providing computational imaging, computer vision and facial analytics solutions. Its technologies have enhanced the digital imaging capabilities in more than 3.3 billion devices. FotoNation offers scalable software and hardware solutions in a flexible architecture to ensure its customers can build intelligent imaging capabilities into their devices. These capabilities enable devices to combine low-power, high performance and state-of-the-art functionality that deliver outstanding user experiences.
1Source: Technavio Global Mobile Biometrics Market 2017-2021, October 2017
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