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Touchid - press or don't press?

190 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Sep 23, 2013 4:28 PM by judysings RSS
karebu Level 1 Level 1 (30 points)
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Sep 20, 2013 11:00 PM

Got my iPhone 5S and am very confused by the touch ID.

 

From the looks of it, I need to press my home button having set finger-pass code lock to unlock the phone.

 

I was under the impression that I simply had to touch the ring without pressing on the home button to unlock the phone. If I had to press on it, what's the point of the ring? Surely everyone would be using a finger to unlock anyway? Why bother with a metal ring to sense finger?

 

Am I not setting my phone right?

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