Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

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Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

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Problems with Apple ‘s fingerprint-recognition technology might trigger a cut in shipments for the iPhone 5S, according to the Taiwan-based DigiTimes.

Citing sources, DigiTimes claims that poor production yields of the chips for both the fingerprint-recognition and LCD drivers will force Apple to trim the initial shipments of the upcoming phone, which is expected to launch this September.

Mass production of both chips was supposed to kick off by late June or early July. But DigiTimes said that the poor yield rates will instead delay volume production until late July, which means initial supplies of the phone won’t be as high as originally expected.

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Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

 

Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

 

Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

 

Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

 

Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

Phone 5s hit by fingerprint sensor issues, claims report

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