The Apple on Tuesday revealed 2 new iPhones; the powerful iPhone 5S and 5C. ‘’iPhone 5 was promptly the most loved iPhone ever, and it had a successful first year of any other iPhone we have ever done,’’ the Tim Cook said (Apple CEO).
‘’The business has grown so extensive that this year we are going to replace iPhone 5. And we are going to replace it with not one, but 2 new designs.’’These contain the powerful iPhone 5S and colorful iPhone 5C.
‘’The most forward thinking phone we have ever created,’’The Schiller said of new iPhone 5S. The iPhone 5S comes in 3 metal finishes; gold, silver, and space gray. It’s made of high grade aluminum with chamfered edges.
Schiller also said that iPhone 5S offers unparalleled, great performance, calling it ‘huge leap forward’. The handset uses the 64 bit A7 system on a chip processor from the Apple, and it is the first and only Smartphone to use a 64 bit processor.
iPhone 5S camera
Schiller said that the camera of iPhone 5S is amazingly improved over its predecessor. He quoted what he called ‘huge advancements’; there is a new five element, the Apple designed lens, with the larger 2.2 aperture, and 15% larger sensor area.
The pixels on sensor are 1.5 microns, and he said that the bigger pixels lead to the better pictures. The camera includes a new True Tone Flash.
The iPhone 5S’s camera features automatic image stabilization. It also combines multiple images taken simultaneously in the real time to sharpen and stabilize images. And it includes burst mode too.
iPhone 5S and touch ID
The iPhone 5s also comes with an attractive new security feature; A fingerprint scanner built into the Home button. That sensor can detect fingerprints with the incredible detail, and even supports several fingers. Support for that scanner in the iOS 7 means you might never want to tap in your passcode again.
Availability and pricing
The iPhone 5S is now available in the 16GB for $199, 32GB for $299, and 64GB for $399. The Apple is also giving 6 leather cases for iPhone 5S at $39 each.
The iPhone 5s will be available in the Australia, United Nations, Canada, China, Germany, France Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Puerto Rico and the U.K.
Orders for iPhone 5S start on the September 20, and they’ll be available from Apple Online Store, Apple’s retail stores, and via AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Sprint, T-Mobile, as well as choose the Apple authorized resellers.
The unlocked prices for iPhone 5S are $649 for 16GB model, $749 for 32GB model, and $849 for 64GB model.
However iPhone 5 will be retired, and the Apple will continue to offer iPhone 4S in the free 8GB model.
“The iPhone 5C is made with all the great technology customers have loved with iPhone 5,” Phil Schiller (Apple senior vice president )said.
“It’s more colorful than any other iPhone we have had yet.”
The iPhone 5C is now available in a range of colors; green, blue, white, yellow and pink. The fronts of phones are black, while the rest of the body uses the new color, comprising the switches and buttons.
Availability and pricing
The iPhone 5C prices $99 for 16GB model, or $199 for 32GB model, with a 2 year contract. The cases are available in the same 6 colors; they are available for the $29 each. The unlocked prices for this model are $549 for 16GB version and $649 for 32GB version.
You might pre order the iPhone 5C starting on the September 13. It will be on sale September 20 in the Apple’s retail stores, Apple Online Store, and through Sprint, T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon Wireless, as well as choose the Apple authorized resellers.