Ahead of Apple’s announcement for the the iPhone 5S at 9PM UAE time today, a picture of the user manual of the new device has leaked showing the home button also referenced as Touch ID sensor. If that picture is correct, that is what Apple is naming the finger print sensor on the new iPhone. The Wall Street Journal has confirmed that the new iPhone 5S will feature a finger-print sensor.
Placing a finger on a computer or smartphone has long been proposed as a way to avoid the need for passwords to authenticate users of computers and other devices. People familiar with the matter said last week that Apple will include a fingerprint scanner on the more expensive of two iPhones it is expected to unveil Tuesday