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iPhone 5S – Top New 11 Features

iPhone 5S – Top New 11 Features

This week Apple has finally presented its new gadgets – iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. iPhone 5S is designed to replace the current iPhone 5 which will be taken out of market. The newly released iPhone 5S works on A7 chipset which is now used only in high-end mobile devices. And the company builds in a fingerprint scanner in the Home button, the only mechanical button located below the screen. However, let’s look at all the new features one by one.

  1. New Colors. Previously, the brand colors of iPhones were black and white. But following the market tendencies, Apple has decided to expand the line of colors with silver, grey and golden.
  2. New Dual-LED Flash of the Main Camera. It has become really much easier to make truly quality photos in bad light conditions. As a result, images will look more natural. Let’s hope that new iPhone won’t have such bad photo reviews as the previous model.
  3. Fingerprint Scanner. It must one of the most waited options of new iPhone. And it was mentioned above, it is built into the only physical button on the smartphone. The iPhone 5S sensor body is made of sapphire glass. So, now users can use the scanner to unlock the device, to make instant purchases in iTunes, to authenticate in various services. Thus, there is o need to enter a password – it will be enough to put a finger and the system will recognize the user. Apple claims that the information about fingerprint data won’t be shared with anyone anywhere or stored anywhere. The developers also will not have access to it.
  4. iPhone 5S vs iPhone 5

  5. 64-Bit Chipset A7. The manufacturer promises that it will be exactly two times more productive than the previous solution, A6. These changes affect not only the speed of work in general, but also the requirements for application development. In particular, it will be possible to develop even more complex and realistic 3D-games for iPhone 5S.
  6. Special M7 Processor for Movement Tracking. It allows a more accurately processing of the data received from the accelerometer, gyroscope and digital compass. In this case, the work of the battery during operation will be minimal.
  7. New iSight-Camera with an 8-megapixel resolution and iris f/2.2. The manufacturer promises a 33% increase in light sensitivity in comparison with iPhone 5 camera. Moreover,  the new A7 processor will enable twice as fast auto focus work and faster photo shooting.
  8. New front FaceTime Camera with HD-resolution. It also has got an upgraded sensor allowing users to make more quality records in bad natural light.  The new camera can shoot panoramic photos with 28-megapixel resolution and slowmotion video (120 frames per second at 720p resolution).
  9. 13-Band LTE Support. Thanks to this features Apple has reached a real versatility for its new device. Two of the largest North American mobile operators use only 11 bands. The unlocked Apple iPhone 5S will be able to work with a variety of SIM-cards all over the world, and it will be capable of transmitting data at speeds up to 100 Mbit/s.
  10. Money Savings on Software Products – iWorks, iMovie and iPhoto will be initially installed for free for all users. Also by default, the smartphone will have applications such as Pages, Numbers, Keynote, iBooks and Podcasts.
  11. New Original Accessories. Simultaneously with the Smartphone, Apple announced cases to it. For $39 you can get a cover made ​​of soft leather with a microfiber lining. The cases are available in several colors: beige, blue, brown, black, etc. Another accessory – docking stations – will be available for $29.
  12. New Prices. The US market will get the new gadget (with a 2-year contact) for $200, $300 and $400 for 16GB, 32GB, 64GB of internal memory respectively. The unlocked iPhone 5S will be available at $649 for the 16GB version, $749 for the 32GB and $849 for 64 GB. European prices for iPhone 5S will be higher. As the official UK Apple Store has announced, the company establishes the following prices: £549, £629, £709. And the cost of iPhone 5S for other European countries will start from 699 euros for 16GB.

About Katerina Merzlova

Katerina Merzlova
Katerina Merzlova, a copywriter from Nasty Creatures, the company which provides Android app development services for enterprise and small business clients. To get more information about the team, follow us on Twitter @nasty_creatures. And remember: We’re nasty only to competitors!