September 5, 2013
New high-resolution images purportedly showing the fingerprint sensor of the iPhone 5S have leaked. The images, 10 in total, were first published by Sonny Dickson. According to the report:
While the design differences have yet to be technically assessed, they could have a whole lot to do with the rumored biometric fingerprint scanner that numerous pundits and analysts have predicted. In fact, we’d count on it.On Tuesday, Nowhereelse published similar images, which suggest that the home button on the iPhone 5S will include fingerprint capabilities. Apple will announce the next-generation iPhone on Tuesday, Sept. 10. In addition to a fingerprint sensor, the seventh-generation iPhone is likely to include a better camera with a dual-LED flash, an A7 processor, and be available in a gold hue. For more information on next week’s event, see: A Next-Generation iPhone With Biometric Capabilities Is Apparently Confirmed, What To Expect At Apple's Tuesday Event Beyond New iPhones, and Could Apple's 16GB iPhone 5 Remain As Mid-Tier iDevice From Sept. 28?