Apple iPhone 5

  • Available. Released 2012, September
Apple iPhone 5
  • iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 9.3.2, planned upgrade to iOS 10 Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based)
  • 16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR2
  • 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm, autofocus, LED flash,
  • Non-removable Li-Po 1440 mAh battery (5.45 Wh)

Overview

Apple iPhone 5 is an iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 9.3.2, planned upgrade to iOS 10 smartphone announced by Apple in 2012, September. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, Nano-SIM phone which comes in 4.0 inches (~60.8% screen-to-body ratio) and 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in) with 640 x 1136 pixels (~326 ppi pixel density) and LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors.

Some other notable features of Apple iPhone 5 are Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Sensors. Apple iPhone 5 Built in running OS is iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 9.3.2, planned upgrade to iOS 10 and it’s powered with Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based) while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based) 16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR2 (some GBs will be consumed by pre installed Apps and OS so available space would be less than stated memory) however user can upgrade internal memory by inserting into the device

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When comes to the camera, Apple iPhone 5 features 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm, autofocus, LED flash, on the back with Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based)1/3.2" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection, panorama, HDR (photo) options whereas the front selfie camera is 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 35mm, 720p@30fps, face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular . Battery of the phone is Non-removable Li-Po 1440 mAh battery (5.45 Wh)

Apple iPhone 5 comes in various colors like Black/Slate, White/Silver . You can find here detailed Apple iPhone 5 specification following with video reviews, Classified Ads and price in Pakistan from online and offline stores. You can also explore the user’s review tab to get an idea about the opinions of other users of this Model while we also encourage you to give your valuable review of the model if you have own experience of using Apple iPhone 5 for other members.

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Launch

  • Announced 2012, September
  • Status Available. Released 2012, September

Network

  • Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
  • 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - GSM A1428
  • 3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - GSM A1428
  • 4G LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) - GSM A1428
  • Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
  • GPRS Yes
  • Edge Yes

Body

  • Dimensions 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight 112 g (3.95 oz)
  • SIM Nano-SIM

Display

  • Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 4.0 inches (~60.8% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 640 x 1136 pixels (~326 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch Yes
  • Protection Corning Gorilla Glass, oleophobic coating

Platform

  • OS iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 9.3.2, planned upgrade to iOS 10
  • Chipset Apple A6
  • CPU Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based)
  • GPU PowerVR SGX 543MP3 (triple-core graphics)

Memory

  • Card Slot No
  • Internal 16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR2

Camera

  • Primary 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm, autofocus, LED flash,
  • Features 1/3.2" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection, panorama, HDR (photo)
  • Video 1080p@30fps,
  • Secondary 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 35mm, 720p@30fps, face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration, proprietary ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 67dB
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
  • Radio No
  • USB v2.0, reversible connector

Features

  • Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Messaging iMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
  • Browser HTML5 (Safari)
  • Java No

Battery

  • Battery Non-removable Li-Po 1440 mAh battery (5.45 Wh)
  • Stand-by Up to 225 h (2G) / Up to 225 h (3G)
  • Talk time Up to 8 h (2G) / Up to 8 h (3G)

Misc

  • Colors Black/Slate, White/Silver
  • SAR US 1.18 W/kg (head) &nbsp; &nbsp; 1.18 W/kg (body) &nbsp; &nbsp;
  • SAR EU 0.95 W/kg (head) &nbsp; &nbsp; 0.90 W/kg (body) &nbsp; &nbsp;
  • Price group 7/10 (About 340 EUR)

Pros & Cons of Apple iPhone 5

Advantages

  • 4G Enabled Handsets give you more download speed and a faster internet experience than 3G.
  • Front camera Front Camera enables you to take your own photos and do videocalling (on supported devices).
  • Card Slot Memory cards give your device more storage capacity. So you can store more data such as songs, photos and videos.
  • Accelerometer Detects motion as well as the orientation of a device (horizontally or vertically).
  • Gyroscope Determines orientation and rotation and provides more accurate 3D motion tracking than an accelerometer.

Dis-Advantages

  • Single Sim You wont be able to use two sims at the same time in one cellphone
  • Small Screen Size Small screen sizes makes it hard to enjoy watching movies or reading
  • Older OS makes it tough to install latest app updates
  • Less storage means you can not keep more data and cann't install more or heavy apps (MB's)
  • Less RAM means you can't run multiple functions at the same time with smooth speed
  • Camera Not suitable for taking high resolution photos.
  • Less battery time means that you would have to plugin charger sooner then you expec

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