The device was announced today with features of the highest quality.
Apple has provided a Core A6 processor in its iPhone 5 and claim that it is 4 times faster and offers 2x better graphics than the iPhone 4S's core. The processor is much thinner and consumes less power which provides an extra battery life and a slim design.
With Apple’s retina display packing a powerful 326 ppi, the device is almost a 16:9.The devices has 4” display and has resolutions of 1136 x 640p, clearly not in the league of other smartphones, but hey, its Apple’s retina display and its good. The screen to size ratio is also better with screen covering more Area of the Phone making it look large yet elegant.
The iSight is powerful and amazing. Apple’s iPhone packs a 8MP Camera for its users with an awesome shutter speed. Apple claims that you touch the button and it’s a pcitures saved. The camera has other features like panorama photo which take series of clicks and combines into one to make a 28 Megapixel Photo. now that’s good. 1080p video recording is a standard. The improvement is in the front camera with 720p video recording and powerful video chat capability.
Apple says that the new iPhone 5 is unlike anything they have ever created. Its completely made of aluminum and glass. What can you say more, Its one of the most thinnest smartphone at a thickness of 7.6 mm! Thats 18% thinner than iPhone 4S and 20 % lighter as well.
Improvements due to iOS 6
iPhone 5 holds the most powerful 4G LTE for users in order to stay connected.
With the iOS at the heart of the new iPhone,
Forstall showed off Apple’s new Maps app, which will replace Google Maps on the device.
Apple Maps uses point-of-interest data points from Yelp and takes in information from Waze for real-time traffic alerts. It also will incorporate Tom Tom’s turn-by-turn navigation features.
Some of the other new features include:
- Improvements to Siri
- Facebook integration
- Full screen viewing in Safari
- Shared photo streams
- The ability to use FaceTime over cellular networks
Apple has also entered the 4G bandwagon with the iPhone 5, adding LTE support for much faster data speeds. In the United States, AT&T, Sprint and Verizon Wireless will all be offering 4G LTE iPhones, and AT&T’s version will fall back to faster HSPA+ networks in areas where 4G LTE isn’t available.
And amazingly price is same as 4S. $199,$299 and $399 for 16GB, 32 GB and 64 GB consecutively.