iOS 7 Beta 4 Code Confirms Home Button Fingerprint Sensor for iPhone 5S?

Posted July 29, 2013 at 7:01pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 10578 views

The rumors of the next iPhone having a fingerprint sensor seem to become more valid as iOS 7 beta 4 has a new folder called "BiometricKitUI" along with additional code fragments that support the rumor.

Hamza Sood tweeted the folder along with the code fragments that point to a user being able to swipe the fingerprint sensor on the iPhone's home button. The following code is what would be read to a user using iPhone with voiceover.

bplist00‘_”enroll.tutor.image.label.left.hand_fingerprint.image_#enroll.tutor.image.label.right.hand_fingerprint.status_hPhoto of a person holding an iPhone with their left hand while touching the Home button with their thumb_;A fingerprint that changes colour during the setup process._iPhoto of a person holding an iPhone with their right hand while touching the Home button with their thumb_Recognition is

According to sources, the user-interface for the fingerprint scanning system is complete. The next iPhone is rumored to have an improved camera system, upgraded processor, fingerprint scanner and more -- making it a nice 'S' upgrade if that turns out to be true.

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Steve jobs - July 31, 2013 at 10:51pm
Your seriously up in that crack ain't you pal, if you read any of the threads when i07 was released everybody agrees they stole ideas from sbsettings etc no point mentioning anything to you, your blinded by apple you apple sheep hurder!
Steve jobs - July 31, 2013 at 5:33pm
Steve pull you tongue out of apples arse for gods sake your making me sick do you work for them or something ?? Apples done this they've done that copied more like look at io7 most of the features are stolen from JB tweaks you twat!
Tom - July 30, 2013 at 3:16pm
The only good reason for this is if you phone gets stolen then wiped the new owner would probably use it then apple could see who has the phone by giving the print to the police but that will never happen as they don't care your phone got stolen as they will be happy to sell you another or if you had insurance anyway apple still sells a phone to the insurance company to give to you
Tom - July 30, 2013 at 7:57am
Apple wants your finger prints on file next phone will have dna swabs
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