The LiDAR scanner is one of the highlights of iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. With its high appeal for its photographic and augmented reality features, the sensor can also be a useful tool for measuring people’s height – which can be convenient when you don’t have a side tape measure. edge.
Whether recording a child’s growth over the months, taking the size of a person to adjust clothes, or even unmasking that Tinder users lied to height, the Measure app on iPhone can come up with a results close enough to reality, according to The first report was made by The next web.
In some situations, the scanner may be mistaken for the shape of the hair or accessory. But most of the time, the app provides accurate measurements, consistent with those taken in “real world”.
How to measure a person’s height with LiDAR sensor
To use the LiDAR sensor to identify a person’s height, open the Measure app on a compatible device (iPad Pro 2020, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max) and frame the person entirely on the screen. picture – make sure you are shooting the full length, from foot to head.
After a few seconds, you’ll see a line on the top of the person’s head that indicates his or her height, in centimeters. You can also register a person’s photo with height caption by tapping the shutter button in the lower right corner of the screen.