In our testing of the iPhone 5S we wanted to see what the new Touch ID fingerprint scanner was capable of and whether it would work with things other than our fingers, like our toes for example. 

The answer? Yes it does. 

The Touch ID scanner is a powerful bit of design. The 170-microns thin sensor sits under a laser-cut sapphire crystal surrounded by a steel detection ring capable of capturing 550ppi of resolution from your finger or toe, and in our tests with our fingers and toes it works almost perfectly every time - we just aren't sure how practical it will be in the real world, unless you like wearing flip-flops every day. 

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The new iPhone 5S can record up to five different digits and set up is incredibly easy with the phone first taking a basic copy of your fingerprint and then a second stage asking for more information so you don't have to be as precise when you place it on the sensor: handy, as we found it hard to hold the phone in place while we placed our foot on it. 


So there you have it, it's not a fingerprint sensor, it's a toe and fingerprint sensor if you want to be picky about things.

Now we've sorted that out, why not read the proper iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C reviews! 

ee.co.uk - PAY MONTHLY PHONES The Samsung Galaxy S10+ is now available on EE who have been awarded the UK’s best network for the fifth year running. RootMetrics tested the four UK networks and EE was faster and more reliable than all of them, with better data performance. Their network has come a long way since they launched in 2012. Back then they had 11 UK cities covered by 4G. Today they cover most of the UK’s land mass, thanks to 19,000 state-of-the-art 4G sites. They’ve got faster, too – from 50Mbps to a maximum speed of 400Mbps. And they’re soon to experience even greater possibilities with the launch of 5G.

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