Apple finally launched the iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S. The price in India and the features of the phones are now out. Let us have a look at them in a nutshell.
Apple iPhone 5C Features
Design and Body
The Apple iPhone 5C is available in a fresh polycarbonate shell design. The first impression is that the device from Apple resembles pretty much with the Nokia Lumia 620.
The iPhone 5C comes in as many as five colors for you to choose from. These five colors are green, yellow, pink, white and blue.
The iPhone 5C carries pretty much the same features as that of the iPhone 5. There is the 8MP iSight camera along with the A6 chip. The screen comes as the 4.0-inch Retina display and gives a soothing viewing experience. And finally, the OS used in the phone is the iOS7.
The Apple gadget comes for $99 for a 16GB variant and would cost $199 for the 32GB variant. Both are available with a contract spanning a couple of years in the United States. As for India, the price of the gadget is Rs. 35,000.
In the domestic market – the US, the phone will be available from the 20th of this month. In India, the same can be got in the middle of November.
Apple iPhone 5S Features
Body and Display
As far as the display is concerned, the iPhone 5S has retained its display at 4 inches. It comes with a pixel density of 326ppi. The design also hasn’t seen any change. That too remains static as that of the iPhone 5.
M7 motion and 64-bit A7 chip co-processor
Apple asserts that they have used the iPhone 5S is built with the novel A6 chip that happens to be the first 64-bit chip in the world that has desktop-class style bundled in a Smartphone. It must be mentioned that Huawei Ascend D Quad also claimed to have the 64-bit chip.
The fingerprint scanning technology – the Touch ID
The Touch ID is the fingerprint scanning technology brought by Apple in this phone. App store purchasing will get easier with this technology in place. This also works as a security for your phone.
The phone comes with an 8MP camera with a feature known as True Tone Flash. The camera can shoot with a speed of 10 fps (frames per second) in the burst mode, while in the slow-motion mode there are 120 frames per second, all in 720p.
The phone comes in three colors to choose from, they are space grey, silver, and gold. There are also leather covers for the iPhone 5S. There are six colors for the covers namely yellow, blue, red, black, beige and brown.
The 16GB version of the phone costs $199 and the cost of the 32GB version is $399. These prices are for the US with two years contract. In India, the cost of the gadgets is likely to be more than Rs. 50,000.