On Tuesday at a press conference in Apple ‘s corporate headquarters in Cupertino , head of worldwide marketing Phil Schiller introduced a new generation of smart phones iPhone – iPhone 5S. The handset is available in three colors – gold, gray and white .
The appearance of iPhone 5S was not a revelation to the people – it is fully consistent with the numerous ” leaked ” photos, leaked to the network even before the official release. Housing news is virtually no different from the iPhone 5. The back cover and the side panels are made from a single piece of metal, and upper and lower “ribs” – made of glass for better wireless reception signal.
Dimensions of the product remained the same as the screen size – 4 inches. At the same time , to distinguish 5S from last year’s model is easier than the iPhone 4S from the iPhone 4. First, the new items on the front , right on the round button “Home” is a fingerprint scanner. Technology to Apple bought it along with the company Authentec last year. He smoothly and in a split second recognizes the owner’s drawing on his finger , eliminating the need to enter a code to unlock the device.
Second, the back of the iPhone 5S can be distinguished from the iPhone 5 by the presence of the new flagship dual LED flash module . It allows you to make better pictures in the dark – will cover a large area. Third , the new flagship smartphone Apple updated electronic filling .
The device is built on a processor A7 – « the world’s first mobile 64 -bit chip .” ARM-core in the new processor are configured manually, which is much more expensive and slower than the automatic procedure, but makes it easier to optimize the topology of the circuits and get them to greater speed and efficiency. At the request of Apple, iPhone 5S computing power is 40 times higher, and the graphics performance of 56 is higher than that of the first iPhone.
The battery life of the smartphone in 3G and LTE mode is 10 hours. The gadget allows you to view the video for 10 hours , listen to audio , and up to 40 hours in the standby mode 250 hours.
Novelty was an improved camera with IR cut filter and aperture f/ 2,2. The device uses a number of advanced technologies , including automatic image stabilization , allowing you to do more high-quality images . A distinctive feature of the iPhone 5S is a dual LED- flash, with up to 1,000 unique colors.
Camera iPhone 5S boasts a new feature – shooting 720p video at 120 frames per second. In this way, you can create interesting video where everything is happening in slow motion , like in some frames from the movie The Matrix .
As mentioned above , iPhone 5S is equipped with a fingerprint reader Touch ID, built- in button Home. He reads the print in any orientation . Sapphire surface protects the button.
Fingerprint sensor to automatically unlock the iPhone 5S and get access to your account App Store and iTunes Store. The unit can store multiple fingerprints for different users.
iPhone 5S is compatible with LTE networks at speeds up to 100 Mbit / s . iPhone supports wireless standards GPRS, EDGE, EV-DO, HSPA, HSPA +, DC-HSDPA and LTE. And the new “apple” smartphone will be able to work over LTE is not only North American operators, but also most of the mobile service providers in Europe, Asia and Australia.
Pre-orders for iPhone 5S opened on September 13. The markets for the U.S., Canada , UK, Japan and Germany, the device goes on September 20. In December, the novelty will be available in 100 countries. Price iPhone 5S with 16 GB of memory will be $199 , 32GB model will cost $299 smartphone with the largest amount – 64GB – will cost $399 .