Apple just released their new flagship device, iPhone 5S with not only new color option but some newly introduced hardware too. Most of the rumours were right, and there are not so many changes in iPhone 5S. Let’s get straight to the specifications.
iPhone 5S has same, 4 inch screen with retina display with 1136 by 640 pixels of resolution at 326 dpi, 800:1 contrast ratio and with fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating.
The Camera is still 8MP with 1.5µ pixels and has 15 percent larger lens, f/2.2 aperture, true tone flash, sapphire crystal lens cover, five-element lens, backside illumination sensor, hybrid IR filter, and the newly introduced Slo-Mo video recording. Slo-Mo captures videos at 120 frames per second in 720p.
The battery is also improved and you can get upto 10 hours of 3G usage, 10 hours of video playback and 40 hours of audio playback.
With Accelerometer, Three axis gyro,Proximity and Ambient sensor, there’s addition of one Fingerprint Identity sensor to help fingerprint recognition and related operations.
The addition of Touch ID allows you to unlock your device using your fingerprint, say goodbye to passcodes. Also, you can use your fingerprints to make purchases in iTunes. Touch ID can recognize more than on fingerprints and on any orientation.
iPhone 5S runs on Apple’s 64-bit A7 processor, which can give 2x faster CPU and Graphics performance. There’s a M7 processor which helps A7 in handling specific tasks efficiently.
iPhone 5S will be available from 20th of September and will cost $649 for 16GB, $749 for 32GB and $849 for 64GB off-contract. On-contract, it will cost $199, $299 and $399 for 16GB, 32GB and 64GB version.