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Friday, 25 November 2011

iPhone 4S - Apple’s Gem

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iPhone 4S - Apple’s Gem
by richard_ben on 23-11-2011 08:04 - last edited on 23-11-2011 09:12

iPhone 4S is yet another level of perfection Apple has reached, if just iPhone 4 wasn’t enough. Apple iPhone 4S marks the pinnacle of smartphone development over the years, with technology that might seem alien. Apple has been the in the limelight for almost the entire year as it has been tipped to release a new iteration of its brilliant iPhone series. Apple claims that iPhone 4S is twice as fast than ever before with graphics being as much as 7 times faster. Apple iPhone 4S marks the beginning of another era of brilliance for iPhone. Now for the very first time Apple iPhone 4S will be available in 64GB version along with 16GB and 32GB versions.

iOS 5

Apple iPhone 4S runs on the all new iOS 5 version of Apple’s operating system. iOS 5 brings in more than 200 new features to take the user interface to another level.

The Top 5 features include:

1) Notification Centre

2) iOS 5 introduces a common location for all your notifications such as new email, text message, friend requests etc to appear, so that you are alerted of all your notifications without the hassle of looking for it on different places. This feature brings about a more convenient and user friendly interface. iMessage

The all new messaging app has built in features to send music, videos, photos, locations and contacts from your Apple iPhone, iPad or iTouch to any other iPhone, iPad or iTouch user provided they’re using iOS 5 for free. iMessage also brings in features to track your message, to know when someone’s typing and to enjoy secure encryption of all your messages.

3) Camera

iOS 5 camera app now allows you to capture those unexpected moments on the fly because now you can open the camera app right from the lock screen.

4) Photos

You can now edit your snaps to perfection and make them picture-frame worthy with features like crop, rotate, remove-red eye and zoom, all these features are incorporated directly into the photo app.

5) Pc- Free

Now you can download your free iOS updates directly to your device whether it is iPhone, iPad or iTouch. Activate and set up your device totally wirelessly.

Dual Core A-5 Chip

Apple has claimed that A5 processor which powers the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S, is the meatiest processor ever to power an Apple device till now. The processor is dual core and unleashes enough raw power to make iPhone 4S perform superbly. You can multi-task, playing high res HD videos and running intensive games simultaneously, the A5 will keep them all ticking like clockwork.


The camera on the iPhone 4S is so powerful that there might not be any other smartphone having such a mighty camera. The camera is 8 megapixel, with a larger f/2.4 aperture, improved backside illumination sensor, advanced color accuracy, excellent auto white balance, reduced motion blur and face detection, so your every shot is just perfection. The camera is also extremely capable of recording HD video in 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second with advanced noise reduction and quality you might just not believe.

Retina Display

iPhone 4S incorporates a touchsreen of 3.5 inches with LED-backlit IPS TFT display known as Retina display. The Retina display is no match for any other smartphone currently in the market, with a resolution of 640 x 960 pixels and pixel density 330 ppi. The display is very sharp and vibrant, producing sharp graphics, stunning images and crisp texts.


The Most enthralling feature of the iPhone 4S is the extremely intelligent personal assistant app, Siri. Now you can talk to your phone and give it instructions just as you would give to a normal person. Siri can make phone calls for you, send text messages, check weather, get you directions and more just like a personal assistant. You just have to tap on the mic and give voice command; Siri will attend to it like a real person.

It is the smartest device available in the market along with its bulky Apple store which enhances its functionality up to different levels.



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