Today Apple released iPhone 5C stepping away from it’s luxurious image. Generally Apple releases a brand new handset a year with incremental change as you have seen in the iPhone 4 and the iPhone 4S. This is the first time in Apple’s history where they had released two handsets at the same time and because of two handset getting into the market at the same time there is no need to consider previous generation at all. Unlike other times Apple is discontinuing the current iPhone 5 model.
New iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c
The new iPhone 5C comes with 4-inch retina display and A6 processor and also with 8MP rear camera. The new model will be using ploycarbonate plastic and reinforced with a steel frame. This steel frame acts as the phones antenna. iPhone 5C going to cost around $99 for 16GB and $199 for 32GB.
“The iPhone 5C is made with all the incredible technology that customers have loved with the iPhone 5, but there’s more, too,” Phil Schiller said during the event. “It has an incredible new design — one that’s more fun, and more colorful than anything we’ve made before.”
new iPhone 5S comes with the 64-bit A7 chip where there will be drastic improvements in graphics performance and the battery life as well. Apple is calling it as 5S; Because, inside there is A7 Apple-built ARM CPU will have a native 64-bit kernel, libraries and drivers that features twice the number of transistors and OpenGL ES 3.0 on-board which is definitely going to rock this season.
iPhone 5s now includes most rumored fingerprint sensor which is also known as TouchID which is built into the home button. This sensor is 170 microns thin ,500 ppi resolution and also scans sub-epidermal skin layers. When you push the button down there is a metal ring that senses the finger and can be used to unlock the phone or purchase items from iTunes.
Apple is also going to offer color cases for the new iPhone flagships. For iPhone 5C, a case made of silicon with a microfiber lining will cost $29 per piece where iPhone 5S will be getting leather cases for $39 each.
iLife and iWork Apps Free for Everyone:
Actually the news comes when Microsoft Surface tablets started shipping with Word and many productive apps. In that case Apple probabl wants to remain competitive for word-processing and spreadsheet mobile apps thats why all apps going to be free.
“No other platform has any apps like these. We think that all iOS devices are made even better with these apps, and almost all of our customers want these apps,” Tim Cook said on stage. “So today, we’re announcing that we’re making all 5 of these apps free,” he continued.
iOS 7 will be available on September 18
Back in June at WWDC Apple announced iOS7 somce then there are lot of improvements been done in new redesigned OS. iOS 7 will be available for iPhone 4 and later, the iPad 2 and later, iPad mini and the 5th gen iPod touch.
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“Since we make updates easy, and available to as many customers as possible,” Apple CEO Tim Cook said. “iOS 7 will quickly become the world’s most popular mobile operating system.”