Apple iPhone 5 Launched | Specifications and Features

Apple has unveiled its latest and Apple’s most advanced phone ever in the market – iPhone 5. It is now official and the pre-bookings have started.

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Apple iPhone 5 Features and Specifications

Let us have a look at the features and specifications of the Apple iPhone 5, what it has to deliver to the iPhone lovers.

Display: The new iPhone5 comes with 4 inch retina display having a resolution of 1136 x 640 and 326ppi. It has 100 MB connectivity and dual band Wi-Fi.

Looks: Comparing to the later version; iPhone 4S, this new one looks thinner than the previous one – 7.6mm and lighter. iPhone 5 weighs 112 grams less than 4S.

Apple iphone 5

 

Processor: As it is has been revealed earlier, Apple iPhone 5 comes with A6 Chipset processor which is 2 times faster than the earlier ones including its graphics performance.

Camera: Has got a 8 megapixel camera having no difference comparing to iPhone 4S. In the iPhone 5, the sensor is 25% smaller this time. The phone comes with newly announced panorama mode, which obviously stitches together full resolution photos as the sample showcased had 28megapixel resolution.

The front camera – It has got upgraded front-facing camera that supports 720pixel video recording which is something good.

Other New Features Includes the following:

  • 3 microphones with noise cancelling earpiece
  • Small Speaker
  • Brand new Lightning Connector

iPhone 4S is 80% smaller and has spins and is reversible. iPhone 5 has an adapter for the old 30-pin which as been announced earlier in its specifications.

Iphone 5

Operating System: The Apple iPhone 5 runs on iOS6 and has no new iOS features announced during iPhone 5 launch. There would be no change in the OS as far as this new phone is concerned.

iPhone 5 Bookings: The pre-order bookings have started initially only for 9 countries from September 14. If you rush and book for your iPhone on the starting date it will take approximately a week for the courier to knock your doors. Initial bookings have started in USA, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Australia, Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong.

If you are wondering when will the iPhone 5 bookings will start in India, wait till September 28 to buy your piece. On September 28, more countries are being announced and its just a hope that India would be in the list. By the end of this year the Apple iPhone 5 will be available in 100 countries. So, the maximum waiting period to grab your iPhone 5 will be approximately 3 more months.

 

Apple iphone 5iPhone 5 Price: Since in USA the iPhone 5 comes with a contract of 2 years, the price is set at $199.

Nothing of the other Apple iPhones have been outdated. The 8GB iPhone 4 and 16GB iPhone 4S are still available in the market for your choice to get one.

Further, if you are looking for the iOS 6 free updates, it will be available from September 19.

These are all the available Apple iPhone 5 specifications and features for now during the its first official launch. For more detailed technical features and performance go through the iPhone 5 reviews that will be available soon.