Packaging for Apple iPhone 5S leaks, confirms fingerprint scanner
0. phoneArena 06 Sep 2013, 12:41 posted on
With the Apple iPhone 5S expected to be introduced next Tuesday, it really should be no surprise that a picture of the packaging for the next full-priced iPhone has been leaked; the Apple iPhone 5S is expected to look like the current Apple iPhone 5, but with some changes here and there. For example, a dual LED lozenge shaped flash will be on the new model...
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24. darkkjedii (Posts: 21778; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
Yeah but since no one bought the atrix, no one knew about it.
33. good2great (Posts: 1042; Member since: 22 Feb 2012)
darkk that's COLD man... just COLD!!! hahaha
34. imnotascammer (Posts: 160; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)
I see, thats why Apple is gonna claim they innovate it? LOL. (,--)
62. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)
you they always claim they innovate i used to have the Atrix 4G with the finger sensor. then apple says we innovated the finger sensor.
68. Quezdagreat (Posts: 428; Member since: 05 Apr 2012)
I don't remember hearing them say that or even announce anything. It must have been your imagination
53. taz89 (Posts: 2014; Member since: 03 May 2011)
Let's just hope people don't start to believe that apple were 1st with finger print scanner like many things people think apple were 1st in.. Cant wait to see how it's implemented apps wise ie can you use to log in to Twitter fb etc.. Soon we will be reading articles about stolen iPhones and thumbs lol
67. Sauce (unregistered)
Christopher Columbus wasn't the first to discover 'Murica but like Dark said... People knew about him so he got credit. Maybe other companies should do better in the marketing department.
64. Quezdagreat (Posts: 428; Member since: 05 Apr 2012)
I was thinking about buying a atrix back then. But then I thought about it having android on it. I never knew it had fingerprint scanning until people start crying and saying apple copyed them.
66. Sauce (unregistered)
Hahaha that was good. I lol'd xD
77. willard12 (Posts: 1707; Member since: 04 Jul 2012)
The atrix was released before android had 80% marketshare.
12. jskates420 (Posts: 40; Member since: 29 Jun 2013)
Why buy this if just in a couple of months more the galaxy s5 or something else will come out and then apple will make the iphone 6 just a way to make you spend more money on the same specs of hardware
69. downphoenix (Posts: 3165; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)
true, but why buy any phone when the next phone that is coming out that will kill it specs wise, etc.
15. mclifford81 (Posts: 75; Member since: 26 Jan 2010)
So we are all excited over a finger print scanner? Besides security how does this rock the mobile world? Innovation is at an all time low. How about a phone that works well, has a great battery, great call quality, and camera with some actual helpful features that are useful.
19. Santi_Santi (unregistered)
Moto X for you, my friend
20. Fallout09 (Posts: 421; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
Not to mention the number of fingerprints NSA can now match against the personal data they have already collected. I think it is funny that people freak out about giving up their personal data are all excited about giving Apple their fingerprint to go along with their home address, phone number, email address, credit card info..... I'm sure Apple's servers will never get hacked nor will they allow any outside agency access their data bases. Apple always thinks the customer comes first
26. Ninetysix (Posts: 2453; Member since: 08 Oct 2012)
I got some bad news for you Fallout09. The NSA already have access to YOUR fingerprint. Google is also one of the biggest companies that collects/shares data.
35. Fallout09 (Posts: 421; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
Where would the NSA be pulling my fingerprint data from? Never been arrested, my bank doesn't require fingerprint data, not required at my job? Please explain how they obtained this data?
37. Ninetysix (Posts: 2453; Member since: 08 Oct 2012)
Drivers license, passport, copied from your favorite coffee mug. If the government wants your fingerprint, they will obtain it.
46. Fallout09 (Posts: 421; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
You're still missing the point of my original comment
47. Ninetysix (Posts: 2453; Member since: 08 Oct 2012)
I bet you your tone will be different when another Android manufacturer adds a fingerprint scanner to their mobile device.
60. Fallout09 (Posts: 421; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
I would like to say I would raise the same concerns. I just find it humorous that Microsoft was crucified by making Kinect in an "always on" state with the new Xbox One but Apple gets a pass on fingerprint reader.
57. RoyalPayne (banned) (Posts: 458; Member since: 07 Aug 2013)
That is what an iPhone is. Use it, you'll like it.
16. Jklaz (Posts: 159; Member since: 01 Jul 2013)
Completely don't care either way just wondering.. Do finger print scanners always work? Or is it they don'tread properly all the time
75. KillgoreTrout (Posts: 53; Member since: 04 Sep 2013)
They do not always work. I trust Apple wouldn't release a product that only worked sometimes though. That is why I am exciited for the new Iphone. Not so I can buy one, but to see if Apple has created a scanner that could work close to 100% of the time.
17. bucky (Posts: 2617; Member since: 30 Sep 2009)
These leaks are taking the excitement out of all new phone releases nowadays :(
18. domz1988 (Posts: 10; Member since: 06 Sep 2013)
I would definitely buy the new iphone if the batery would be phenomenon like the upgrade they had with their macbook air...
I mean not the same runtime on the macbook but as for a phone the run time that could get you a full day no matter how heavy use it.
28. Mr.Mr.Upgrade (Posts: 474; Member since: 30 Aug 2011)
Motorola atrix already had finger print scanning....Apple failed to innovate
63. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)
That was the best phone i have the Atrix 4G.