The most awaited one has arrived, Apple iPhone 5 has been announced by apple at the September 12th event at San Francisco at the Yerba Buena Center.
Apple iPhone 5 is the latest phone announced by apple, carrying forward the legacy of iPhone to new dimension, for the first time ever, apple has changed the screen size of an iPhone.
While previous iPhone were of 3.5 inch display, the new iPhone 5 is of 4 inch Retina display with 1136 x 640 resolutions giving the density of 316 PPI. This is a major change in iPhone and change in design requires tremendous change in software, and change in software requires lots of change in apps. And thus apple has also announced IPhone 5 iOS 6 optimized apps.
Apple iPhone 5 will be running the new iOS 6, which is the most technology advanced operating system for any iPhone. Apple iPhone 5 is the slimmest and lightest of any iPhone measuring just 7.6mm in thickness and 112 grams in weight.
The display of iPhone is elongated, and apple is able to add new fifth row of icon meaning the screen will now contain more data than ever. The new apple in-house apps has been updated for new resolution of screen and size, while the other third party applications will be letterboxed to adjust accordingly.
The new iPhone 5 contains LTE connectivity called as dynamic antenna, through a single chip and single radio. The iPhone 5 is also equipped with 8 MP f/2.4 aperture camera having hybrid filter. And finally all this processing power will comes from apple A6 processor.
The pre-order will begin on September 14 while the shipping will start from September 21, the new iPhone 5 will be available in white and black color, prices starting at 199 for the 16GB iPhone 5 on a two-year contract, $299 for 32GB, or $399 for the 64GB version.
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