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iPhone 5: The thinnest and lightest phone Apple ever made

Category : Tech News · (2) Comments · by Sep 13th, 2012

Finally, the iphone 5 announced at Yerba Buena Center for Arts in San Francisco, CA. With its elegant looks/ larger screen/ updated chips set/ new EarPods, no doubt it is phone of the year. Check out official Press release and official site of iPhone 5 that just released.

Processor

  • new Apple A6 chip
  • 2x faster cpu, 2x faster graphics
  • 2x faster than A5 chip
  • 22% smaller than A5 chip

    Body Design

  • Height: 4.87 inches (123.8 mm)
  • Width: 2.31 inches (58.6 mm)
  • Depth: 0.30 inch (7.6 mm), 18% thinner than iPhone 4S
  • Weight: 3.95 ounces (112 grams), 20% lighter than iPhone 4S
  • Colors available: Black & Slate / White & Silver

    Screen

  • 4-inch (which now 5th row of iOS icons)
  • Retina display, 326 PPI.
  • 1136 x 640 screen resolution
  • 16:9 aspect ratio.
  • 44% more colour saturation
  • Touch sensors integrated display
  • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating on front

    Main Camera Video

  • Video Recording (30 frames per second)
  • 1080p video
  • improved video stability
  • Face detection
  • Take photos while shooting video

    Main Camera Shoot

  • 8MP iSight camera
  • 3264 x 2448
  • Backside Illumintion
  • Hybrid IR Filter
  • Five-element lens
  • f/2.4 aperture
  • 25% smaller
  • Dynamic low light mode
  • Precision lens alignment
  • Sapphire crystal
  • Panorama mode with 28 mega-pixels

    A6 Chip performance on camera

  • Next-genration ISP
  • Spatial noise reduction
  • Smart filter
  • Better low-light performance
  • Faster photo capture
  • 40% faster on photo capture

    Front Camera

  • 1.2MP
  • FaceTime camera is HD
  • 720p
  • Backside illumination
  • Face detection
  • FaceTime over cellular

    Audio System

  • 3 Microphones: Front, back, bottom
  • Noise-cancelling earpiece
  • Improved Speaker design: Five magnet transducer, 20% smaller, Wideband audio

    Wireless Connectivity

  • Ultrafast wireless
  • HSPA+, DC-HSDPA and LTE
  • 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • 802.11n 2.4ghz and 5GHz
  • Up to 150 Mbps
  • Single chip for voice and data, and a single radio chip
  • Dynamic antenna

    Connector

  • New connector called Lightning
  • All digital, 8-signal design
  • Adaptive interface
  • Improve durability
  • Reversible, easier to use
  • 80% smaller
  • Adaptor for old connector – lightning connector

    Battery

  • 3G talk time 8h
  • 3G browsing 8h
  • LTE browsing 8 h
  • Wi-Fi browsing 10h
  • Video 10h
  • Music 40h
  • Standby 225h

    iOS6 Features

  • Maps – turn by turn, satellite image, 3D modeling
  • Siri enhancements
  • Facebook integrated
  • Safari enhancements
  • Passbook
  • iCloud tabs
  • Photo stream sharing
  • Ability to automatically send an SMS back when can’t take a call

    Price

  • Same price for the iPhone 4S
  • New Apple EarPods will be ship together with iPhone 5 in-the-box.
  • 16GB $199
  • 32GB $299
  • 64GB $399

    Sales

  • September 14th – pre-orders start
  • September 21st – US, UK, Japan, Hong kong, France, Germany, Australia, Canada, Singapore
  • September 28 – 22 more countries, including Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.
  • 100 countries, 240 carriers on December 2012