Apple today has lifted the curtain from its most anticipated breed of iPhone, which created high hypes and have offered the expected and overwhelming surprise to everyone. iPhone 5 is what it is called and technically it is the 6th generation iPhone.
Over the last couple of months we heard tons of buzz and rumors on the enigma and the new iPhone 5 is now here with us. The taller, the redesigned model with LTE and bigger display and a better connector makes the new iPhone 5 the spilled with lots many features. Lets have a closer look to the newly launched iPhone 5.
Taller, Thinner, & with Metal Back
As it was expected, the New iPhone 5 is 18 percent thinner than the existing breed of iPhone and Apple also says that is also 20 percent light in weight and weighing just 3.95 ounce. Apple iPhone 5 display is the Retina display just like to might have seen in New iPad. The Retina display of New iPhone 5 is of 4 inches and it offers the resolution of 1,136×640 and has got the aspect ratio of 16:9.
Fifth row of icons has been added in the new user interface of Apple iPhone 5 and that is something good as this will cut down the number of home screen. You will now be able to see the full five week view in the iWork app. The new big display has also got 44 percent more color saturation than the existing breed of iPhone 4S.
Apple iPhone 5 Design
The New iPhone 5 has got the metal back which was the glass back in the predecessors. This metal back also reminds of the original iPhone which was crisp and clean. The new design of iPhone 5 also makes the iPhone lighter in weight. iPhone 5 is Taller than iPhone 4 and 4S
LTE and carriers
iPhone 5 will now be composing of the LTE and addition to this it will also support other connectivity features like GPRS, EDGE, EV-DO, and HSPA data networks. There is a single chip which is a dynamic antenna which switch the connection automatically is also installed in the New iPhone 5.
iPhone 5 will support the following carriers in different countries:
- Canada: Bell, Telus, Fido, Virgin, and Kudo
- Asia: SoftBank, SmarTone, SingTel, and SK Telecom
- Australia: Telstra, Optus, and Virgin Mobile
- Deutsche Telekom and EE in Europe
A Faster Chip: A6 in iPhone 5
iPhone 5 will have entirely new A6 chip which will be two times faster than the existing A5 chip and will also offer fast speed graphics and support better battery life. The new iPhone 5 A6 Chip will offers web page load 2.1 times faster and will also load the apps 1.9 times faster than the existing chip does.
More battery Life in Apple New iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5 will also composed of bigger and much efficient battery and it will enable the user to do 8 hrs of LTE browsing, 8 hrs of talk time on 3G, 8 hrs of browsing on 3G, 10 hrs of WIFI browsing, 10 hrs of video playback, 225 hrs of standby and 40 hrs of music playback.
iPhone 5 Camera
Apple iPhone 5 camera will be of 8 MP and it will offer the best resolution of 3,264×2,448 pixels. Moreover it has got a hybrid IR filter and a five-element lens which assures the f2.4 aperture. The photography apps installed in New iPhone 5 is 2.1 times faster than the existing camera. Addition to this iPhone 5 camera also produces good pictures in low light also. Finally a new feature has been introduced in the iPhone 5 camera.
iPhone 5 panorama mode is the new feature to the portfolio which will enable you to stitch the shots together for the large 28 MP photo. Video quality from the iPhone 5 camera will also be of high definition and the image stabilization technique will enhance the overall quality of the video.
Better front camera in iPhone 5
Just like the improvement in the front camera, iPhone 5 front camera is also been improved. iPhone 5 has got the front camera which can take the shoots at 720p HD. There is also the facetime app which will work over the 3G network for the video calling.
iPhone 5 Audio
Apple has introduced 3 built in microphones in the New iPhone 5. One is at the rear, one in front face and another is at the bottom. The speakers now have the 5 magnets which makes the sound quality much better than ever. A new noise cancelling features has also been introduced which makes the sound quality more promising.
Smaller Dock Connector & Smaller SIM Card
It was expected that Apple might introduce the new connector and they really came out with it. Apple iPhone 5 will be coming with the new and smaller connector dock which they called as the ‘Lightning’ which is 80 percent smaller and can be used from any end.
Apple iPhone 5 with iOS 6
Inside the core, Apple iPhone 5 would be running on entirely new OS: the iOS 6 which is an entirely new operating system which will empower the New iPhone 5. This new iOS 6 has got many improvements and better performance. iOS 6 has got more stable and intelligent SIRI which now also knows much about the sports and other aspects of life.
Apple also has decided to provide the iOS 6 for all other breeds of iPhone and iPad and by September 19th the new iOS 6 would be available for Download.
iPhone 5 Release date and Price
iPhone 5 release date came out to be September 21st and it will go on sale in 9 countries which includes: US, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Germany, Japan, Hong Kong, Australia and Singapore. By the end of September iPhone 5 will release in 100 more countries and will be available on 240 carriers. iPhone 5 preorder will start from 14th September and by 21st September it will hit the shelves. Apple iPhone will be available in two colors: Black and White.
iPhone 5 Price in US for 16 GB variant would be ~ $199
iPhone 5 Price in US for 32 GB variant would be ~ $299
iPhone 5 Price in US for 64 GB variant would be ~ $399
iPhone 5 Price in India – Same as of iPhone 4S
iPhone 5 Price in UK- NA
Conclusion/ Verdict iPhone 5
So is this the iPhone 5 which you expected. The iPhone 5 with thinner profile, the taller having 4 inches display, the better SIRI, A6 processor empowering the iPhone 5, iOS 6 making your experience better, better camera and killing looks.
Do share your views on the Apple New iPhone 5 and do let us know how the New iPhone 5 matches to your perception.