The folks from C Technology has posted a purported image of the iPad 5 Home Button ribbon cable 821-1799-03. The Home Button cable of the iPad 5 is noticeably different from that of the fourth generation iPad, suggesting that Apple would probably bring their fingerprint sensor – Touch ID technology to the next generation iPad.
iPad 5 Home Button Cable
iPad 4 Home Button Cable
Apple’s Touch ID provides a secure and convenient way for users of Apple’s iPhone 5s to access their device easily. Critics have pointed out several security flaws in Touch ID and some features of iOS 7. However, these are not deal breakers as Rene Ritchie from from iMore explains in a recent blog post.
In other news, with all the rumors of LG and Samsung upcoming curved smartphones. Someone thought it was a good idea (Not) to jump ahead and curved their iPhone 5s. What’s interesting about this experience – the iPhone 5s appears to be working after undergoing such a traumatic experience.