After a number of leaks and rumours, Apple has finally launched their flagship model iPhone 5S and its low priced edition iPhone 5C smartphones; both models are available in variety of colours. The iPhone 5c will be available in yellow, pink, green, blue, and white while the iPhone 5S will be in silver, Gold, and a "new space gray."
Apple CEO Tim Cook said that the iPhone 5C is "more fun and colourful" than any other iPhones. The iPhone 5c comes with a 4-inch Retina display and the device is by powered by Apple's A6 chip - same as the iPhone 5. iPhone 5C has an 8 megapixel camera with live photo filters and a rear cover illumination.
The iPhone 5C has a bigger and better battery than iPhone 5. The low priced iPhone costs $99 for 16GB and $199 for 32GB with two year contract.
According to Apple, iPhone 5c has more LTE bands than any other smartphone in the world. It also includes a new FaceTime HD camera for better photography. The iPhone 5c body is made of hard-coated polycarbonate with a steel reinforced frame to get a sturdy feel. Soft, matte, microfiber-lined cases are also available for iPhone 5c.
Apple said that the iPhone 5s is the "world's first and only smartphone" with a 64-bit chip. It also brings out Touch ID - fingerprint sensor for the iPhone.
The iPhone 5S has a 4-inch Retina display. Apple claims that iPhone 5s has good battery life; according to Apple, the iPhone 5S delivers 10 hours of talk time on 3G networks, up to 10 hours of web browsing on WiFi and LTE networks and up to 8 hours on 3G networks and up to 10 hours of video playback and up to 40 hours of audio playback.
Apple designed iPhone 5S leather cases are available in six colors - beige, black, blue, brown, yellow and red. The iPhone 5S comes with a price tag of $199 for 16 GB, $299 for 32 GB and $399 for 64GB with two-year contract.
The iPhone 5S has several updates in camera which includes many automatic features and hardware upgrades. It has a five-element Apple-designed lens with an F2.2 aperture and have a sensor with15 percent larger active area.
The iPhone 5S has dual flash feature and will not clash with the colors in the room or a person's skin color; this feature is available only in iPhone 5S and was never tried in any smartphones.
Apple calls this camera as ‘iSight’ which has "auto image stabilization” to avoid blurry pictures. It also includes a new Burst Mode, Slo-Mo video with 120 fps, a new FaceTime HD camera for an improved low-light performance and audio-only FaceTime calls with iOS 7.
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