Tag: 3D Touch

Apps & OS, Mobile

iOS 13 cuts out 3D touch in favor of new long press gestures

June 6, 2019

Via: GSM Arena

First introduced with the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, 3D touch brought pressure sensitive functionality to Apple’s screens. Every single iPhone since then (minus the iPhone XR and iPhone SE) has included the functionality but with iOS 13 Apple will […]


Rumor: Galaxy S8 said to drop hardware keys in favor of soft keys with 3D-touch-like functionality

December 29, 2016

Via: gsmarena

A new rumor has come from David Ruddock on Twitter. Given that the author is not citing a confident source of the alleged facts, we’ll take them lightly. Although it doesn’t confirm or deny anything, we can still speculate on […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

‘3D Touch’ reportedly on its way to plenty more Android phones

March 7, 2016

Via: Techradar

From VR headsets to 3D Touch, when one phone maker happens upon an innovative new idea, it’s usually the case that everyone else then rushes to keep up with a version of their own. The pressure-sensitive displays are one of […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

Instagram’s Android app gets 3D Touch-like features without the need for pressure-sensing displays

December 9, 2015

Via: Phone Arena

Ever since Apple debuted “Force Touch” on the Apple Watch earlier this year, the pressure-sensing mechanism has been at the center of heated debate. On one hand, there are some who don’t feel like Force Touch – or 3D Touch […]