The iPhone 5 is finally here. This phone is a great, all round smart phone that takes care of all bases. So, what has changed in terms of performance and is it as fast as you expected? Let's explore the performance parameters that put this smartphone on top of its game.
The phone uses an A6 system on a chip (SOC) processor chip which features two ARM Cortex A15 cores. The chip uses its own ARMv7 ISA processor design. The maximum clocks range between 800MHz and 1.2GHz which depends on what is loading on the processor. This time, Apple has moved away from the traditional ARM cores which were used in the past to come up with its own processor design. Read more about iPhone 5 Performance: it's The Fastest Smartphone Available Today
The new iPhone 5 was launched on twelveth of September in the year 2012. It is the thinnest smartphone in the world with a thickness of 7.6 mm .This device is only made of aluminum and glass which keep that premium Apple feel .It is lighter by 20 percent and thinner by eighteen percent. The shape, size and design of this smartphone will attract many people. It has a larger screen than previous versions of the iPhone though thinner than that of the iPhone 4S.Touch has been integrated into the layer of the screen itself. The home screen has an additional row of icons. IPhone 5 has a small physical size because it is manufactured on a 32nm process. Apple Inc says that this smartphone is better on battery life compared with iPhone 4S. It weighs 112 grams and the volume and mute buttons are similar to those of the iPhone 4S. IPhone 5 comes in either black and slate or white and silver. Features of iPhone 5:A 326ppiRetina display: iPhone 5 has a 326ppi Retina display with a resolution of 1,136 by 640 pixels. The display also has an aspect ratio of 16 by 9 .It will necessitate resizing of apps for this smartphone. Read more about The new Apple iPhone 5 review
After months of a lot of speculation and rumors, it has finally been confirmed that the iPhone 5 is coming on September 12! This is after Apple decided to send out invitations to selected press houses to witness and cover the launch. The iPhone 5 will be the Apple's sixth iPhone model production and launch even though it comes with the name iPhone 5. This is because it is assumed that Apple will stick to the number scheme for another year that has been previously used. However, you never know. Apple might pull a fast one on us this time round.
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Apple's iPhone 5 is slated for official release on September 12th, 2012. iPhone 5 is the most likely name for the new phone and here are the most likely new features and improvements.
Quad-Core Processor - Speculation suggests it will be called the Apple A6 and sources say that the CPU will be the S5L8950X. They could have a 32nm version that is a low power variety, and the design is to be done by Apple and manufactured by Samsung. This may the quad core that iPhone users are expecting, or it could be NFC. There is a possibility, however, that it could still be dual core.
1GB RAM- Again, this is speculation.
LTE Connectivity- This network has higher speeds for uploads and downloads and it can now be implemented thanks to Qualcomm's new chips, which allow for the usage of LTE without compromising battery life.
Bigger Screen- Rumor has it that the iPhone 5 will have a bigger screen, 4 inches across and 90.25 mm in length.
In Cell Touch Panels- Having these will increase transmission capabilities and reduce thickness as well as costs since there is less lamination and sensing glass needed.
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The big press event for the unveiling of the new iPhone 5 is coming up next week. This has mounted people's expectations with how this new model will be any different from the current ones already in the market. The emerging of the 5 most believable rumours about iPhone 5 has made people in the target market to get a feel of how this product will look like.
These speculations will only be confirmed during the event that will be held by the company. The most important aspect of the iPhone 5 is the name. With credit given to the fact that a number '5' was visible during the pre-empting activities of the event, the new iPhone could be have the number 5 in its name. This is however not ascertained since that number could only the refering to some applications that will be included in the device. The following are the 5 most believable rumours about iPhone 5;
The presence of a new iPod Line Read more about The 5 most Believable Rumours About iPhone 5
iPhone is the revolutionary invention by Apple Company in the field of technology. Apple has already launched five versions of iPhone series namely iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S. iPhone 4S is recently launched in October, last year. All these versions of iPhone have made remarkable sales and they have also taken the place of the most favourite Smartphone for the new generation. Now it is expected that the Apple Company is going to launch a new version of iPhone series that is the next generation iPhone 5. The company has not announced any date about the launch of the new iPhone 5 yet. But there are rumors that the iPhone 5 will be launched in June at the Worldwide Developer's Conference (WWDC) which will be held in San Francisco.
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People are eagerly waiting for the release of the new Apple iPhone 5. The iPhone 5 will have a 4.0" display compared to the 3.5" display of the iPhone 4. It will come with an A6 quad core processor that has speeds of up to 2.0GHz. The A6 quad core processor will not only increase the speed of the phone but it will also prolong the battery life since the activities of the phone would be divided with the four processors. The improved processor will surely boost the performance of the iPhone 5 even more compared to that of the iPhone 4.
Along with the increase in the iPhone 5's display size, it will also feature the new retina display. The retina display is a high end screen resolution with four times the pixels in the same screen. This high density pixel will make pixels unnoticeable by the human eye. Making the phone's graphics and text appear smooth and continuous given any size. Read more about iPhone 5 rumors
The limitations that are imposed by the company Apple is removed by the process iOS jailbreaking. The devices include the Apple products like iPad, iPhone etc. The main reasons for this kind of jailbreaking is to expand the features that are limited by Apple and its Application Store. Jailbroken device can use the Application store and other functions like making calls and can use iTunes too. Read more about JAILBREAK iOS 5
The Apple iOS5 will surely enhance the world of gaming. Game developers from around the world are trying to take mobile gaming to another level. More and more platform and console games are being made to run in mobile games in for that to be a possibility a good and high quality processor and a very stable software would have to be developed and thanks to Apple making its high speed A5 chip and the iOS 5, these games would surely be a possibility.
The Apple iOS 5 will feature a new and improved turn-based game experience. Developers have tried to innovate turn-based gaming from iOS 4. In iOS 4, players have to have their apps active and running at the same time for them to play this type of game while in the iOS 5, turn-based games can be played at a convenient time and people can set their own pace. The developers call this innovation as Asynchronous turn-based gaming. When people play turn based gaming, a push notification will be sent to the device of your competitor after you have made your turn in the game. When your competitor has received the push notification he can play the game and make his move when he becomes available. Read more about Apple iOS 5 games
With the release of apple's fifth generation OS for mobile devices, their devices like iPhone 3GS, 4, 4S, iPods, iPad and IPad 2 have been updated with around 200 new apps and features. The update is available for download in a 781 MB package and requires iTunes 10.5 to upgrade your device. Though there are many new and amazing features among these 200 but let us discuss some of the exciting and worth mentioning features here:
Apple has excellently disengaged the bonds concerning your PC and the mobile device. As an alternative of linking your PC and phone together for activation, backups, iOS updates and more, these activities can now be performed without the use of a computer wirelessly. In addition to this you can also sync your IOS 5 device with your primary device wirelessly as well. And with the addition of this new feature, you are now able to utilize Airplay over Apple TV to directly stream data or content onto an HDTV from your IOS5 device. Read more about Apple iOS 5 Features
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