Unlock the unseen
Secure, small, affordable face unlock with the only smartphone camera that can capture polarization information. Now running on Snapdragon®, Polar ID is a complete face authentication solution for mobile that harnesses the unique capabilities of metasurfaces. Be among the first to see the unseen with Polar ID.
See what no other camera can see.
Meet Polar ID, a full system solution for smartphone biometrics and beyond. Built around the unique polarized light sorting ability of metasurfaces.Learn More
The only smartphone camera that can capture polarization information to see beyond the limits of current visual systems, bringing new information to mobile devices and mass markets.
small enough to fit in the most challenging form factors, eliminating the need for a large notch in the display.
small enough to fit in the most challenging form factors, eliminating the need for a large notch in the display. Polar ID delivers authentication and recognition instantly with a single image, single camera, single illumination source, resulting in drastic reduction of footprint and cost.
security that it doesn’t get fooled by the most sophisticated 3D masks, with substantially higher resolution than existing facial authentication solutions.
Recognition and authentication in a single image
better performance, less hardware, smaller footprint, simpler integration
Securely unlock a billion Androids
1/2 the size, 1/3 the cost of existing structured light solutions
Ultra security + convenience, no compromise
all phones, all conditions, dark to daylight
Face unlock done right.
See the key advantages Polar ID has over existing structured light solutions
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Metalenz Launches its Metasurface Optics on the Open Market in Partnership with UMC
03 | 13 | 2023
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07 | 20 | 2022
Metalenz Expands Leadership Team in Response to Growing Demand for Its Breakthrough Metasurface Optics
06 | 09 | 2022
Metalenz and STMicroelectronics Deliver World’s First Optical Metasurface Technology for Consumer Electronics Devices.
01 | 24 | 2022
Metalenz Launches Gemini™ to Make 3D Sensing Easier with Selectable Illuminator Optics
01 | 20 | 2022
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Metalenz partners with STMicroelectronics to develop manufacturing processes
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