Patent application indicates trackpad home button iPhone




Patent application indicates trackpad home button iPhone

Apple has applied for a patent on a technology that enables trackpad can be used in the home button of the iPhone. Built The addition of a track button more control forms would be possible. Using the traditional home button

The patent application was conscious in the database of the World Intellectual Property Organization discovered by Unwired View. The patent application shows that Apple is working on a technology to ensure that the movement of a finger on the home button, where all of a fingerprint sensor is processed, can be followed. The sensor should then record how the fingerprint of the user changes, and relate this to swipe or rotary motion.

This trackpad-like functionality, several new forms of control possible with the home button. As an example, include opening the multitasking interface or automatically fill in user information in an online form. The home button would also function as a steering wheel in racing games. Based on the recording of pressure and movement of the finger Because the fingerprint scanner can distinguish different fingers, there are many control options, according to a list of options that is through Macrumors listed .

With the introduction of the Apple iPhone 5S expanded the traditional home button with a fingerprint scanner. Thus the functionality of the home button has been expanded: instead of just acting as a home button, it is possible to unlock the iPhone. Further expansion of the home button with a trackpad seems plausible, though not all patented technology used in products.

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