Apple iPhone 5s to receive sapphire crystal home button - fingerprint scanner

Gadget Mill: Recently a Taiwanese website – TechNews released a report claiming that the iPhone 5s will be receiving a new home button. The traditional home button we have been using since the first iPhone has been known to become flimsy after a while of use as it tends to wear out. The new home button is expected to be made out of sapphire crystal which has hardness second only to diamond. This will prevent the home button from getting scratched and wearing out easily; also will protect the fingerprint scanner (which is also some new news).

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deadman1212891d ago

I think a sapphire crystal button would be a big deal to the Apple community if done with the fingerprint sensor built in.