Hands on video of the new iPhone. The most impressive feature for me is speed. Faster downloads (over wifi and cell) and just overall performance. The other upgrades are great too… but it’s all about the speed for me.
iPhone 5 and Politics…
The big question most people will have about the iPhone 5? What’s new?! Here’s a list from the event today of things that are new or improved…
- better battery life
- better camera
- 4" tall
- upgraded software
- metal back
- twice as fast
- panorama photos
- shared photo streams
- improved video
- front camera now 720p
- 3 microphones for better sound in
- improved speaker
- new dock connecter (80% smaller, improved durability, all-digital, reversible)
- iOS 6 installed
- All new “EarPods” (upgraded headphones)
- $199 for 16GB. $299 for 32GB, $399 for 64GB with contract.
- iPhone 4 is now FREE with contract.
- iPhone 4S is now $99 with contract.
Pre-order this Friday the 14th. Ships on the 21st.
Also, iOS 6 rolls out September 19th.