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On Track with iPhone 5 and iOS 6


If you talk about revolutionary transformation in the cell phone market, you cannot start without one name and it is none other than Steve Jobs. On 5th October, 2011, when we lost the man who gave the world iPhone, iPad or iPod, remorse strikes Apple. But the company didn’t lose the grip as the sales continued to grow with their latest release of iPhone 5 in September, 2012. Undoubtedly, it faced tremendous competition from Samsung Galaxy but Apple continued to enjoy its brand identity. It is expected that iPhone 5 will offer 4G wireless technology. Moreover, iOS 6 was also launched in the same month that renders users a number of new features.

Here is a sneak peek of the latest version of iPhone 5 and iOS 6.

iPhone 5

The 4 inched screen iPhone 5 is the latest offering of Apple, which has spearheaded the revenue of the company with its amazing offerings. It has been expected the new phone can work with the 4G cellular networks. Apple has made up a mind to close that gap and stand strong against its competitors.

  • The larger canvas gives you the opportunity to see more of every web page.
  • Typing on the keyboard will not be a problem and hence you can have a vibrant experience.
  • The earphones are well designed and of better quality.
  • The casing of the iPhone 5 is made of metal which replaced the breakable glass found in the iPhone 4 and the iPhone 4S.
  • The 3.5mm headphone port is likely to be located at the bottom of the device.
  • The dock connector is smaller along with micro-SIM tray for nano-SIM.
  • iPhone 5 can supports networks all over the world.

iPhone programming

For the latest model is carried out with utmost care. It has been speculated that the battery life will last for a longer period of time and it will be thinner along with a light design. If you are thinking about the features in camera, get ready to enjoy the amazing picture quality and the stunning photography. At times, it becomes hard to believe that the photos are taken from a mobile phone. The new panorama feature promises you jaw-dropping view. 8-megapixel camera has been referred as the best in comparison to other Smartphone devices. 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera even has improved features allowing you to enjoy better video calls.

If you are looking for clear guidance including voice and on-screen directions then the new Maps app in iPhone 5 is the answer to your requirement. The excellent sharp graphic and text gives you a better view and even allow you to zoom in for better look. You can even get traffic and reroutes information from Maps app.

iOS 6

There are many other exciting features, but let us now shift our focus to the operating system of iPhone 5. The new iOS 6 has over 200 features. The Maps app for instance, is much better as it is rendering you turn-by-turn navigation and the Flyover option helps you to select major metro areas and you can study the routes through photo-realistic and interactive 3D views.

Siri, which was introduced last year in the month of October, is supposed to get better in iOS 6. This app interprets voice commands and talks back to the users. Now, Siri will be able to detect a number of languages of various countries. Eyes free is a new addition of Apple which is working with car manufacturers. The voice command button on the steering wheel helps you to interact with Siri without taking your eyes off the road.

If you want to enjoy the browsing experience in iPhone 5, then Apple has plans for you. The iCloud Tab enlarges the utility by helping you to keep track of the visited web pages. Safari can save the full web pages that you can read both online as well as offline. You can even upload photos and the VIP feature in the mail helps you to designate certain contacts as important. Adding videos or photos to email messages is no longer difficult. Your Apple Smartphone now can decline an incoming call by leaving an instant text message or a call-back reminder. iOS 6 offers you to turn on Do Not Disturb and ignore notifications when you are busy with a VIP call.

Passbook is another feature where you can store boarding passes, movie tickets, loyalty cards and others and check it at the time of need. It can even give you an update about the expiry dates or balance left in your coupons.

iPhone 5, in other words, is an action packed device and the iOS 6 have further enhance its usability. There may be controversies but one cannot deny the fact that iPhone 5 is the Smartphone that you would love to have in your pocket.

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Vikram is a Digital Media Strategy Consultant who helps small business owners grow their
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