The iPhone 5 aka iPhone 4S wait is over. Apple today annouced the launch of iPhone 4S, the latest iPhone in California. Unlike the iPhone four, the iPhone 4S is a world-phone.
This means there will be a single iPhone this year, for both Verizon & AT&T & Sprint. The new iPhone sports the powerful A5 chip, which powers the iPad two. There is a dual-core Cortex A9 processor inside, which is up to 2X powerful than its predecessor.
Apple also emphasized on the battery life of the iPhone 4S. Apple quotes up to 8 hours of talk time on 3G, which increases to a whopping 14 hours on 2G. The battery will last for 6 hours while browsing on 3G, which increases to 9 hours on Wi-Fi. The new iPhone 4S is also able to playing back videos for up to ten hours, or continuously pump out music for a staggering 40 hours.
The PowerVR SGX543MP GPU is up to 7x times faster than the GPU find inside the A4 chip.The iPhone 4S also sports an updated 8MP camera, which has a backside illuminated CMOS sensor. This means better low-light pics, which permit for up to 73% more light to pass through. There is & a Hybrid IR filter, better color accuracy & more color uniformity. The aperture size of the camera lens f/2.4 & it's a five-element lens with 30% more sharpness.
There is & a brand spanking new custom designed ISP from Apple, which will enable iPhone 4S owners to take pics in an instant, & have other features like face-detection & auto-white balance. Thanks to the dual-core processor, the new iPhone 4S is also able to recording videos in Full HD (1080p) resolution. There is also real-time video picture stabilization, which is a first for a phone along with real-time temporal noise reduction.
Pre-orders for the iPhone 4S begins from 7th October, & it will be obtainable in the U.S., Canada, Australia, the U.K, Germany, Germany & Japan.
The 16GB iPhone 4S will be cost $199, while the 32GB & 64GB variant will cost $299 & $399 respectively.
The new iPhone also has AirPlay Mirrioring, along with Wired Mirrioring. The iPhone 4S will also have a brand spanking new voice recognition feature, Siri. Readers can read more about Siri here.In the United States, the iPhone 4S will be obtainable on AT&T, Verizon & Dash! The handset will hit the retail stores on October 14th.