Apple fans worldwide are celebrating the launch of new Apple iPhone 5. The device is currently available for sales in the countries like Singapore, Hong Kong, France, Germany, Australia, Japan, the U.K., the U.S. and Canada. One of the official from Apple mobiles has stated that the iPhone 5 has started selling and has clocked two million units within the first day it began taking pre-orders. The next generation iPhone 5 is thinner, lighter, has a taller screen, faster processor, updated software and can work on faster on 4G mobile networks. The new smartphone is creating records as it acquired more than twice the number for the iPhone 4S in the same period. There was no official word regarding the new iPhone launch date in India but it is expected to come in India by first week of November, which is near by Diwali. The Apple iPhone 5 price of its 16GB is expected to be Rs. 45,000 in the country. The latest Apple iPhone 5 pictures are currently available on various online sites.
The Apple iPhone 5 features a 4-inch diagonal wide screen Multi-Touch display supporting a 1136 b y640-pixel resolution at 326 ppi. The Retina display also supports a fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating on front and support of multiple languages and characters simultaneously. The device is powered with a Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery which can be charged via USB to computer system or power adapter. The 1440 mAh capacity battery is capable to provide a talktime of 8 hours on 3G and a standby time up to 225 hours. The user can use internet services up to 8 hours on 3G, up to 8 hours on LTE and up to 10 hours on Wi-Fi. The smartphone is enabled with smart sensor features like three-axis gyro sensor, accelerometer, proximity sensor and ambient sensor. The device is ensured with exciting applications to ensure better user experience. The device is available in various memory options include 16 GB or 32 GB or 64GB. It is quite disappointing that the device will not have an external memory slot.
The smartphone is integrated with a 8 megapixel iSight camera which is supporting a inage resolution of 3264 x 2448 pixels. The camera is also enabled with smart features include autofocus, LED flash, imultaneous HD video and image recording, touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection, panorama, HDR. The device is enabled with HD video recording ability with 1080 pixels resolution up to 30 frames per second with audio. The device ensures video calling with front facing HD camera with 1.2MP photos and ensures HD video with 72 0pixels up to 30 frames per second. The device will be loaded with data connectivity features include GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Plus Cellular, high speed internet access with DC-HSDPA of 42 Mbps, HSDPA up to 21 Mbps, HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, LTE, 100 Mbps, Rev. A up to 3.1 Mbps. The device is enabled with bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP and microUSB v2.0 which will ensure user to transfer data with other devices. The other features of this smartphone includes Siri natural language commands and dictation, iCloud cloud service, Twitter and Facebook integration, TV-out, iMaps, iBooks PDF reader, and HTML safari browser. Apple iPhone 5 launched in three variants.