IT'S HERE! Apple has released iPhone 5S at their media even and we have one word to say before we tell you the details - it’s awesome and has a feature that have been featured on an Apple product for the first time. The iPhone 5S was a spectaculars announcement that was covered by live streams throughout the globe.
All details regarding the iPhone 5S
If you missed out on the action, there’s no need to worry as we’re going to tell everything over here!
iPhone 5S Specifications
The iPhone 5S comes with a new A7 64-bit processor, and a new M7 processor, and this makes it two times faster compared to the iPhone 5. The new motion sensor chip indicates that Apple is prepping up to support future devices such as the iWatch. The iPhone 5S also has better graphics compared to the iPhone 5.
Colors and design of iPhone 5S
The iPhone 5S has the iPhone 5 design, with 4 inch retina display. However, the colors available are going to amaze you. The handset is going to be available in silver, slate and the new color gold. The new gold color comes as a special upgrade for those who like to flaunt high end devices.
iPhone 5S Camera
There’s the iSight camera featured on the device. It comes with a 8 mega-pixel camera, but the difference from iPhone 5 comes in the form of 1.5 microns. There’s also a new burst feature that will allow user to take 10 photos within a second. As for the videos, recording can be done in 720p HD at 120 frames per second.
iPhone 5S Battery life
Battery has only improved a little bit:
- 3G talk time - 10 hours
- LTE browsing - 10 hours
- Wi-Fi browsing - 10 hours
- Video - 10 hours
- Music - 40 hours
- 3G browsing - 8 hours
- Standby time - 250 hours.
iPhone 5S Touch ID – Killer Feature
We already told you that the about the killer feature, and it was revealed today at the end of the presentation. iPhone 5S will include a fingerprint sensor inside the silver ring Home button and this feature has been termed as the ‘Touch ID’. This is going to unlock the phone when a finger is swiped over it in any position. The best thing is that this feature will be used for iTunes and iCloud purchases so there would be no need to enter a password.
iPhone 5S Price
The best thing about the announcement was the price, and it’s the same as iPhone 5.
Two-year contract price is:
- $199 for 16 GB
- $299 for 32 GB
- $399 for 64 GB
Unlocked iPhone 5S price:
- $649 for 16 GB
- $749 for 32 GB
- $849 for 64 GB.
Pre-orders start in two days on Friday, 13th September, and it will make way to brick and mortar stores on 20th September, 2013.
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