Apple iPhone 5 (2012) review
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The Apple iPhone 5 (IP5) smartphone released in 2012. It is powered by Apple A6 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The Apple iPhone 5 runs on iOS 6 out of the box. It comes with a Li-Po 1440 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 4 inches IPS display with 640 x 1136 px resolution. The IPS technology is one of the most leading LCD technologies in the world.
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Apple iPhone 5 (IP5) specifications
- iPhone 5
- 112 g
- 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm
- SIM type
- Nano SIM
The Apple iPhone 5 runs on iOS 6 out of the box, but the iPhone 5's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- iOS 6
- Apple A6
- Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift
- PowerVR SGX543 MP3
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 4 inches IPS capacitive touch screen with 640 x 1136 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- 4 inches
- 640 x 1136 px
The smartphone's memory (1 GB) cannot be expanded.
- 1 GB
- Internal storage
- 16 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Apple iPhone 5 is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone.
- Front camera
- 1.2 MP
- Rear camera
- 8 MP
3264 x 2448 px
iPhone 5 is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. This Apple smartphone doesn't have FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- v4.0, A2DP, LE
- A-GPS, GLONASS
- FM radio
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Po 1440 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup.
- Li-Po 1440 mAh, non-removable
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display.
- Official site
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