Here We Go Again: Video Shows iPhone 8 with Fingerprint Sensor on the Back
The closer we get to the official launch date of the iPhone 8, the more leaks, be they real or fake, make it to the web, some of them providing quite contradictory information as compared to what we knew already.
Such a leak took place today, revealing what appears to be a fingerprint sensor on the back of a phone spotted during quality control stage. Posted on SlashLeaks, the video claims to show the upcoming iPhone 8, which after such a long controversy, wouldn’t come without Touch ID or a sensor embedded in the display, but with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
At this point, it’s pretty hard to tell whether this is a fake video or not, but if it’s a fake, whoever did this really tried to make it as elaborate as possible. The print of the left even includes the word “Mesa,” which is the codename Apple is using for Touch ID internally.
No fingerprint sensor at all?
Up to this point, the majority of leaks claimed Apple wanted to launch the iP… (read more)