Samsung Galaxy S5 vs iPhone 5s: fingerprint scanner


samsungAnnounced  at the exhibition Mobile World Congress,Samsung Galaxy S5 is equipped with a fingerprint reader located on the button Home. But it does not work as a fingerprint module iPhone 5s. Video of iCrackUriDevice compared the performance of two technologies – Korean and American .

Fingerprint Galaxy S5 differs from the solution used in the iPhone 5s. Thus, in ” apple ” apparatus enough to put a finger to the sensor surface Touch ID. In the case of Samsung Galaxy S5 requires a finger on the sensor from top to bottom with an average speed . While the scanner is sensitive to moisture, because errors are possible fingerprint if your hands are wet.

Galaxy S5 user can register up to three ” snapshots ” rather than five as iPhone 5s. To successfully scan fingerprint Korean gadget holder should hold your finger vertically. For this reason, use of a sensor arm is virtually impossible. This is a serious lack of technology , journalists said . iPhone 5s, on the contrary, reads the biometric information in any orientation – you can apply your finger to the sensor as you like.

On the other hand , fingerprint smartphone Galaxy S5, unlike the flagship Apple, allows not only to unlock the device , but also protect folders , access to personal zone device where you can store files and programs that you want to hide from prying eyes, confirming shopping in online stores. Fingerprint module Touch ID is not used to verify payments on the Internet , though Apple does not exclude such a possibility in the future.

Comparison of fingerprint scanners Galaxy S5 and iPhone 5s:

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