18% thinner and 20% lighter Apple iPhone 5 with 4-inch display: Specs & Features

Apple introduced a new version of its blockbuster smartphone, called iPhone 5. Novelty, as expected, is equipped with a 4-inch display with a resolution 1136 x 640 pixels and 16:9 aspect ratio, with Apple, increasing the diagonal, managed to keep the pixel density at 326 ppi. Contrast of the new display is 800:1 and a maximum brightness of 500 cd/m2. Screen of new iPhone 5 is based on a new technology in which the sensor layer in the display is integrated directly into the matrix, and not as a separate element. Thus it supports Multi-Touch with the definition of up to 10 independent presses. Moreover, protects the screen a special tempered glass with oleophobic coating.

Apple iPhone 5


The iPhone 5 is featuring a new system-on-chip A6, in Apple, traditionally, do not reveal its technical details, only saying that it is twice as fast as on the computing power and graphics than the chip A5, which is used in iPhone 4S.
The camera in iPhone 5 is also improved, but only slightly. It is also equipped with an 8-megapixel photo module capable of taking pictures in the resolution 3264 x 2448 points Backlight sensor, hybrid infrared filter, aperture f/2.4, and the lens of the 5 elements with sapphire crystal.

Apple iPhone 5


In addition to existing camera features, Apple has added the ability to create a panorama, sticking a few shots to get 28-megapixel still images.
New iPhone 5 camera records video in 1080p at 30 frames / s, the footage during recording can be saved in the form of photographs.

The front facing camera in the iPhone 5 is 1.2-megapixel with video recording at 720p resolution, with the same 30 frames / s.

Apple iPhone 5
The new smartphone new iPhone is capable of working in networks HSPA +, and LTE, while the market is available and CDMA-model. The remaining modules are wireless Wi-Fi a / b / g / n capable of operating at 2.4 and 5 GHz, and Bluetooth 4.0. By the way, the new iPhone uses NanoSIM-cards, which are 40% smaller than MicroSIM used in the iPhone 4/4S.

Navigation on the iPhone 5 is with modules A-GPS, GLONASS, as well as Wi-Fi and GSM, 3G, LTE-networks.

Apple iPhone 5
Apple claim that increased productivity does not affect the autonomy of the iPhone 5, however, to disclose the capacity of the battery in the company is refused. According to Apple, the new iPhone can run for 225 hours of standby time, up to 10 hours of video playback, up to 40 hours of music playback and up to 8 hours of continuous talk time on the network 3G.


Unlike the iPhone 4 and 4S, iPhone 5 body is more elongated and not made of ceramic glass, and aluminium. The new form and materials led to the enclosure is thinner and lighter. Its dimensions are 123.8 X 58.6x 7.6 mm, and weighs only 112 grams. Thus, iPhone 5 is 18% thinner and 20% lighter than the iPhone 4S.


Changes were made to the standard 30-pin connector for the charger, which Apple has used in all of their mobile products from 2003. A new connector called Lightning, and it is 80% smaller than its predecessor. Apple also claims that it is stronger and easier to use.


Along with the iPhone and Apple updated its standard headphones, they are now called EarPods and are made in a non-standard form. According to the company, this design follows the geometry of the ear, which allows the sound directly into the ear. This new headphones should be comfortable and durable.


In the sale of iPhone 5 will get a white and black in versions with 16, 32 or 64 GB of internal memory. The cost is usually announced only for the U.S. market, and is still the same $ 199, $ 299 and $ 399, respectively. Pre-orders for the new iPhone will begin on September 14, but the first deliveries will start only from 21th.


It is noteworthy that Apple refused to sell iPhone 3Gs, now the youngest model in its lineup is the iPhone 4 with 8 GB of memory, and in the mid-market stands 16-gigabyte iPhone 4S. This was all regarding the blockbuster phone of Apple iPhone 5 after Samsung Galaxy S III, we would shortly come up with the answer of the question, who is really verdict in Samsung Galaxy S III or iPhone 5 and would Apple iPhone 5 will call as the best smartphone of the 2012.

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