The iPhone 13 will be the smartphone of the year. This does not mean that it will be the best phone of 2021, but it is clear since the release of the iPhone in 2007 each new Apple model is causing a sensation, long before its… release. Better, from the marketing of an iPhone, the next one is already talking, with rumors running around. This is the case for the iPhone 13 which has seen the emergence of announcements concerning it from the release of the iPhone 12 on October 16, 2020. For five months, predictions have been bursting, sometimes far-fetched but most often sensible.

Among the novelties expected on the iPhone 13, there is, among others, the presence of a larger battery, finally !, the reduction of the notch located at the top of the front of the smartphone, a refresh rate of the screen at 120 Hz, a new ultra-wide-angle lens that captures more light (which will be very useful for photos at night or in low light). What to do then. But there would be even better: the iPhone 13 would embed a fingerprint sensor, under the screen. It would therefore be the return of Touch ID.

This information is given by analyst Andrew Gardiner, of Barclays, in one of his research notes. He uses the word “probable” about the presence of the Touch ID sensor on this new iPhone. It will be placed, as is the case for competitors who have already adopted it for several months or even years (Samsung, Huawei, Oppo…), under the screen. Really hope that this probability is confirmed because everyone who owns an iPhone X, Xs, 11 or 12 today knows how annoying it is to have to type in your passcode very often to unlock your phone when it doesn’t recognize the face through the phone. Face ID facial recognition. This latest technology is very effective but with the wearing of a mask compulsory everywhere, it is unfortunately not used much …