See Apple's new software features. Randall Colburn. Apple has patented a new Apple Watch band that features a camera built into it. The design uses two camera modules, one with a wide-angle lens and another with a longer focal length.

Grimes explains her baby's weird name, Elon Musk corrects her. News. Check Out Apple's Ridiculous Patent for Adding a Camera to the Apple Watch. You may also like. Apple patents technology to block your phone camera. This seems to indicate that Apple intends to include a 3D camera in future. Last month Apple received a new patent for a technology that to allow any location to disable the cameras on all phones in the era, creating a frightening new …
Looking at a new Apple patent that has recently surfaced, it appears we might see a dual-camera setup in future iPhone generations. by Ivana Kottasova @ivanakottasova June 30, 2016: 1:16 PM ET .

A 3D camera is a huge addition to the patent considering that Apple acquired PrimeSense, which was originally intended to used for Google’s Project Tango which was a smartphone with a rear 3D camera.