After the iPhone 5C, Apple announced its much anticipated iPhone 5S. What does the S stand for? Apple didn't say a word on that but we're guessing it stands for Speed.
The Apple iPhone will have a 64-bit A7 processor which is almost twice as fast as the iPhone 5. Along with the latest A7 processor apple has also put in a M7 chip which monitor motion data in real-time with help from the accelerometer, Gyroscope and compass - a feature that will work nicely with the fitness apps.
According to apple iPhone 5S will have 10 hours of 3G talk time and LTE browsing, 40 hours or music playback and 250 hours of standby.
As far as the Camera goes, The iPhone 5S has a camera sensor which is 15% bigger than of the iPhone 5 and features the same 5-element lens that can also be found on the iPhone 5C. The camera has a aperture of f/2.2 and on-board auto-focus matrix metering. The camera comes along with dual flash which features 1000 variations of color temperatures that can help with the false skin-tones which using flash. On the software end the camera has Image stabilization and Burst mode built right into the Camera app. Holding the shutter button will let you shoot 10 pictures in a second. The iPhone 5S can record 720p videos even at slow-motion of 120 frames per second.
Apple has also introduced a fingerprint scanner which is built right inside the home button. The phone features a 170-micro thick sensor with a 500 ppi resolution which will give you access to the iPhone. Apple is branding it under the name "Touch ID". Apart from logging into the the iPhone, because they have integrated the fingerprint scanning right into iOS7 you can even purchase stuff of iTunes.
The iPhone 5S will be available in three colors : Black, Silver and Gold. The pre-order booking opens on the 13th of September and the iPhone 5S will start shipping on 20th September. The first phase of the launch will include USA, Canada, Australia, China, France, Germany, Japan, Singapore and the UK. On Contract the iPhone 5S will cost $199 for the 16GB variant while the 32GB and 64 GB variants will cost you $299 and $399 respectively.
Apple is finally Announced the much leaked iPhone 5C. Nothing new from what we heard in the rumours, the iPhone 5C will come in 5 colors and is built from a single polycarbonate design. According to Apple the phone will feel well built and not like anything you would expect from a plastic phone. This is the result of a reinforced structure of steel used in the design.
As far as the specifications of the Phone, there is a 4-inch Retina display just like the iPhone 5S. A6 processor, LTE, Bluetooth 4.0 and dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi connectivity. The 8 megapixel camera has also been improved with the 5-element lens. A new front camera also promises better performance in low light.
The Pre-orders open up on September 13th and the phone is expected to ship with the iPhone 5S a week later on the 20th September.