Apple iPhone 5 Features:
September 23, 2012
So what's the latest Apple iPhone 5 news? Well, it's released and available from AT&T, Sprint and Verizon. But you have to wait 3 to 4 weeks to receive it. Let's take a look at the Apple iPhone 5 features if you haven't done so already. The common features whether you get the Verizon iPhone 5, AT&T iPhone 5 or the Sprint iPhone 5 are as follows. It is available in 16GB for $199, 32GB for $299 and 64GB for $399. It runs on the iOS 6 mobile operating system and is equipped with the A6 chip that is two times faster than its predecessor, the A5. The A6 chip handles video games without delay and plays back movies and video smoothly. The A6 chip doesn't drain the battery. You get 8 hours of talk time and browsing. For playing your videos you can view for 10 hours and its gives you 40 hours of music playback. And, the Apple iPhone 5 is a Bluetooth 4.0 device.
Redesigned EarPods and three mic noise canceling technology provide an improved audio experience. Everything has been trimmed and nothing has been sacrificed. Fact is that though components are now more compact, they are more powerful due to Apple's ingenuity. The Apple iPhone 5 has a profile that measures 0.29 inches and weighs 3.95 ounces. The 4-inch Retina Touchscreen of the iPhone 5 has touch-sensing electrodes that create a more vivid picture by simultaneously acting as touch electrodes that display images. This touchscreen technology is one of the many innovations found in the Apple iPhone 5 that make it possible for a thin profile.
The improved iSight camera (8MP with LED Flash and autofocus) now can take panorama up to 240 degrees with a maximum of 28 megapixels. It allows 1080p HD video capture and has Face Detection for 10 people (photos and video). In addition, you can take photos during recording. The 1.2 megapixel front camera records at 720p HD. It can be used for FaceTime over Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n and now, also over your iPhone 5 cellular connectivity. With the iOS 6, Siri has new capabilities. Siri even allows for posting on Facebook and tweeting. You can access and share your content through iCloud. You can use Find My iPhone if you should lose it and also lock it.
With access to more than 700,000 applications downloadable from the App Store you are sure to have your hands full. Other features include AirPlay that enables you to wirelessly play movies from Apple TV to your HDTV. AirPrint allows you to wirelessly print to a compatible AirPrint printer. There is the new Maps application that provides audible turn by turn driving directions, Flyover mode with 3D photo realistic views and real time traffic conditions.