Apple iPhone 5 Specs And Price

Finally, Apple launched the iPhone 5, from Thursday midnight, the new iPhone 5 became available for pre-order online though the Apple, Verizon, Sprint and AT&T sites.
iPhone 5 prices
Hence only contract pricing for the device has been released for the US market, starting from $199 for the 16GB version , $299 for the 32GB version and $399 for the 64GB version.

The above given price does not include taxes and hence you can expect it cost an additional 7-10% depending on where your shipping address is.

Here we are giving some of the key specs of iPhone 5.

Size and weight :

  • Height : 4.87 inches (123.8 mm)
  • Width : 2.31 inches (58.6 mm)
  • Depth : 0.30 inch (7.6 mm)
  • Weight : 3.95 ounces (112 grams)

Cellular and Wireless :

  • GSM model A1428*: UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz); LTE (Bands 4 and 17)
  • CDMA model A1429*: CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (800, 1900, 2100 MHz); UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz); LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 13, 25)
  • GSM model A1429*: UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz); LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5)
  • 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi (802.11n 2.4GHz and 5GHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology

Display :

  • Retina display
  • 4-inch (diagonal) widescreen Multi-Touch display
  • 1136-by-640-pixel resolution at 326 ppi
  • 800:1 contrast ratio (typical)
  • 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical)
  • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating on front
  • Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously

Camera And Video :

  • 8-megapixel iSight camera
  • Panorama
  • Video recording, HD (1080p) up to 30 frames per second with audio
  • FaceTime HD camera with 1.2MP photos and HD video (720p) up to 30 frames per second
  • Autofocus
  • Tap to focus video or still images
  • Face detection in video or still images
  • LED flash
  • Improved video stabilization
  • Photo and video geotagging

Power and Battery :

  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter
  • Talk time : Up to 8 hours on 3G
  • Standby time : Up to 225 hours
  • Internet use : Up to 8 hours on 3G, up to 8 hours on LTE, up to 10 hours on Wi-Fi
  • Video playback : Up to 10 hours
  • Audio playback : Up to 40 hours

A little warning that iPhone warranty is applicable in only the country of purchase unlike iPads and Macs which have global warranty.

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