Apple Iphone 5 Release Date and Rumoured Features
Rumours have been floating around the internet outlining the release of the Iphone 5 for October of 2012 with announcements regarding the features of the phone to be released through the summer months. Despite the fact that the iphone 5 release date has traditionally been in the summer, this was successfully changed with the iPhone 4S prompting the change in release dates to the fall season.
Plus, releasing the iPhone through the fall season ensures that the new gadget is going to be a popular gift throughout the Christmas season, increasing the sales throughout the last quarter. The last release was timed for the holiday season, giving Apple one of the most profitable releases of both the Iphone 4S and the Ipad, causing gadget news companies to speculate that Apple is going to stick with the same schedule in the future when releasing new phones and tablets to the public.
Rumours have been floating around the internet regarding the new features and changes to be included in the phone. Some of the expected changes to the latest model of iPhone include:
Changes to the Camera and Video Options
Changes to the camera are rumoured to improve the photos that are taken with the iPhone. The video camera is also set to increase, offering full HD video recording support. Though rumours are seen that specify the new camera included in the iPhone will include a 3D video camera, this is unlikely to make its way into the iPhone 5.
Changes to the Design of the iPhone
Changes to the design of the iPhone have been speculated to include a casing made from aluminum throughout the phone and include a four inch retina display to create clearer pictures, higher resolution graphics and brighter and bolder colors.
The changes to the design of the phone will likely maintain the same shape and appearance of the phone through the outbound style. Though slight changes are usually made between models, there are no rumours surrounding the potential design change with the release of the iPhone 5.
New Operating System
The quad core system that is rumoured to be included in the iPhone 5 is going to make multi-tasking easy. Whether you are taking pictures, browsing the internet and need to stop and send a message, it has never been easier or more efficient to multi-task using the iPhone. The new operating system will include all of these features, and is said to include even more as the phone is currently in development.
More details are going to be released closer to the apple iphone 5 release date with the specifications and features of the phone will be released from Apple. These specifications can allow the consumer to determine whether it`s time to upgrade the phone from iPhone 4 or the iPhone 4S to the iPhone 5. Comparing the features, the customer can determine whether it’s time to make the upgrade.
Since the phone is rumoured to be released only one year after the release of the previous model, the iPhone 4S many customers will be ineligible for a phone upgrade through their mobile service provider, which can increase the cost of the phone and cause the customer to have to pay out of pocket, rather than being able to get the promotion pricing available for the phone through the increase of the mobile contract.
The latest news can be found through gadget and news blogs regarding the release date and the potential features that are going to be included in the latest model. To stay on top of the news that is available for the release customers can keep an eye on their favorite gadget website, tech news blog or even through the Apple website.
Should you Upgrade your iPhone?
Are you considering upgrading the iPhone? Making the decision to upgrade the iPhone should be based on the cost of the new phone, the age of the phone and the condition and working order of the phone.
Taking these aspects into consideration the consumer can consider whether the upgrade is going to increase the performance of the phone. Considering the features and how the current features add up, it can be determined whether upgrading the phone is going to come with benefits.