iPhone New Models Have Been Confirmed: The 5S and 5C
iPhone 5S and 5C confirmed!
Earlier today Apple announced the release of their newest addition to the line of iPhones, confirming rumors of the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C . The phones will be release in silver, black, and gold to start.
The newest iPhone model will feature a 64-bit A7 processor, which boasts CPU speeds twice as fast as in previous models. According to Apple boss Tim Cook, it will be, “the world’s first smart phone with 64-bit desktop-class architecture”
Additionally, the 5S will include a second chip called the M7, which is a motion co processor that tracks motion data. According to Apple, this chip will pave the way for a new generation in fitness and health apps.
Apple has also confirmed a ‘Touch ID’ element, which allows for fingerprint scanning to increase phone security. This new fingerprint system will replace the current passcode security system.
The 8-megapixel iPhone camera has been updated with new stabilization to better capure images of objects and people mid-motion. Also, a ‘burst mode’ has been added which rapidly photographs action sequences.
The 5S will come in three size/price models: 16GB at $199, 32GB at $299, and 64GB at $399. The iPhone 5C will come in two models: 16GB at $99, and 32 GB at $199. All of these prices come with a two year contract deal.
The iPhone 5C will be released in blue, yellow, red, green, and white models. These new models hit the market on September 20th.
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