iPad 5 will receive a fingerprint scanner, which made its debut in the smartphone iPhone 5s. The proof of this fact gave journalists a resource C Technology. Previously it was thought that the biometric sensor is only the second generation of iPad mini.
On the new “spy” photos shows the connection cable for the Apple tablet fifth button Home, which is different from that of the cable into the iPad 4 and is very similar to the plume within the smartphone iPhone 5s, having a built-in fingerprint scanner. This directly indicates that the new iPad will have a full-size sensor Touch ID, integrated into the button Home. There is nothing illogical, because the Cupertino often includes important components in all their line of products.
Design iPad 5 corresponds to the style of the iPad mini, say in C Technology, which, however, has long been known. Due to different display technology, a 9.7-inch Retina-screen tablet will be thinner, and the use of only a single LED backlight will reduce the thickness of the device and reduce the load on the battery.
According to some reports, the thickness of iPad 5 is only 7.5 mm, that is 2 mm thinner than iPad 4 and only 0.3 mm thick iPad mini. Length of new items will lose only 1 mm, but the width – an impressive 1.5 cm Product weight does not exceed 500 g.
The main camera iPad 5 and iPad mini 2 will be equipped with 8-megapixel capable of producing higher-quality images. The device will run on a powerful processor A7X – refinement of the crystal A7 for iPhone 5s: major improvements are made on the part of computing and graphics performance.
IPad 5 is expected to debut along with the iPad mini 2 in mid-October.
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