Snapchat's new iPhone X-only face lenses aren't enough to make me dump Instagram


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TL;DR review: Snapchat's new iPhone X-only face lenses are fun and show offs the power of the power of Apple's advanced face mapping technology, but only if you already have an iPhone X.

Cool Factor: 😎😎😎 (3 out of 5)

Ease of Use: 📘📘📘📘📘 (5 out of 5)

Performance: 💪💪💪 (3 out of 5)

Bang for the Buck: 💸💸 (2 out of 5)

Mashable Score

⚡⚡⚡ (3.25 out of 5)

It only took six months, but Snapchat's new augmented reality face lenses that work specifically with the iPhone X are finally live.

There are only three of them available right now and although the advanced face-mapping is pretty sick — the lenses look like they're actually stuck on your skin — it's by no means a killer new feature that'll convince me, or the droves of users and celebrities who've openly abandoned Snapchat for Instagram, to return.  Read more...

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