BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone will be at least the third to have a fingerprint sensor for security but it’s alone in letting you use that for general shopping, thanks to a partnership with PayPal.
- Samsung Galaxy S5 might come with a fingerprint sensor Engadget
- Samsung Galaxy S5 Home Button May Read Your Fingerprint Tech Media Network (Laptop)
- Report: Samsung’s Next Galaxy to Have Fingerprint Sensor The Wall Street Journal
- Samsung puts secure online payments at your fingerprints AFP Relax News
The sensor brings convenience for entering passcodes and could encourage more people to lock their phones. But fingerprint security isn’t foolproof.
Here’s what to know as you consider whether to place your trust in it:
How does it work?
The S5 has a sensor on the home button, just like Apple’s iPhone 5s. On the S5, you train the phone…
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