The part is on sale as replacement
Alleged photos of the new home button of the next iPhone have been spotted.
More news about the next iPhone. This time, TVCMall lists (with photos) the Home button of the iPhone 5 as spare parts for sale. The main difference between these and the actual button is the rounded square bezel that surrounds the circular button.
According to Redmondpie:
We are not so sure about this being real.
NEWS SOURCE #1: http://www.tvc-mall.com/product/Ipod_Iphone_Parts_Accessories/Wholesale_iPhone_5_Replacement_Parts/
NEWS SOURCE #2: http://www.redmondpie.com/alleged-photos-of-next-generation-iphone-home-button-surfaces/
Our thanks to 'Kaos2K' for this news update!