iPhone 5S get extra protection in the form of a fingerprint reader, which is located in the “Home” button.
At Apple’s presentation Tuesday evening, Phil Schiller told the stage that many protect their phone by using a code, but more than half of smartphone owners does not use this option.
iPhone 5S gets a brand new level of security with the introduction of Touch ID, there is a fingerprint reader that detects the user’s fingerprint in the “Home” button.
In addition to protect your phone against unauthorized use, the technology is also deeply embedded in iOS7 and can thus be used to approve purchases, among other things, show for example iTunes.
For users with paranoia inform Apple that it registered fingerprints are not stored on Apple’s servers or uploaded via iCloud.