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Apple announces the iPhone 5

0. phoneArena 12 Sep 2012, 12:18 posted on

Here it is, folks! The moment we've all been waiting for. At the Apple press conference in San Francisco, the iPhone 5 was announced officially by Apple's Phil Schiller...

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posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:20 42

1. TheLibertine (Posts: 484; Member since: 15 Jan 2012)


5th row of apps...! Have to spend 640 Euro immediatly!

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:31 27

17. sadaivadai (Posts: 156; Member since: 22 Nov 2011)


You missed the word "revolutionary" ..

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 13:40 5

83. Ohrules (Posts: 327; Member since: 11 Jun 2012)


what i'm truly amazed at is that almost the entire phone specs leaked, from screen size to design, chipset to.... well, i can go on for ever

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 14:18 2

99. flamencoguy (Posts: 107; Member since: 04 Aug 2012)


The 5th row with one icon on it? ....HA

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 14:56 1

112. hariprasath.j (unregistered)


TheLibertine... you are smart enough to buy this iPhone5 just for the 5th row of apps..

appreciate your iFanboyism... Lol

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 16:21 1

129. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 4004; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


Revolution for Apple has died along with Steve, well at least for now...sorry Steve. The only improvements we'll see is the price! Yes... revolutionary price!

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:35 21

26. sadaivadai (Posts: 156; Member since: 22 Nov 2011)


Apple should have really concentrated on its new product rather than patents . I thought at least they would do it simultaneously . But they have completely lost it .

I am among the ones who agrees Samsung copied something from Apple . But that is long back and now they are miles ahead of Apple . But Apple is still crying about it and stopped developing .

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 13:19 12

66. wakingup (Posts: 51; Member since: 13 Aug 2011)


Samsung should sue Apple for LTE, 4" screens, and panorama photos.

posted on 16 Sep 2012, 03:45

136. serious9010 (Posts: 254; Member since: 20 Jul 2012)


By copying the iPhone with the s1, they basically didn't have to dip their toe in the water to check if it's cold. Apple did that for them. They have fed from apples fame. Thieves.

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:35 16

27. TheLibertine (Posts: 484; Member since: 15 Jan 2012)


Wait. There is more! 4 inch 16:9 ratio screen and LTE...! Together with the 5th row of apps! Only Apple could do something like this! Oh... Oh... Wait...

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 15:01 2

117. hariprasath.j (unregistered)


wondering why are you so excited about 5th row of apps? Dont you have enough number of homescreens to fit your apps ?

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:58 12

52. parth027 (Posts: 5; Member since: 05 Sep 2012)


Man they have black colour..ohh wait.. white as well... amazing

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 15:05

118. hariprasath.j (unregistered)


one more guy excited about COLORS.. that too same colors.

dont to have enough topic to talk about or get excited for anything called REVOLUTIONARY.... ?

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 13:38 12

82. naga.appani (Posts: 36; Member since: 26 Nov 2011)


Finally a Product that's got nothing new to the current generation of technology yet can fool millions around.... Stop getting fooled u iTrolls... Learn from Mistakes...

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 15:56 1

126. Jelly_Bean (Posts: 109; Member since: 11 Sep 2012)


1. This is what what we have never designed before.
2. This phone would change the way humanity use a cell phone
3. It has got more than 200 new features which you will never find on this device.

If this is the device what you had been designing from last 2 years. cApple you should have consecrated on consumer's demands. If you think you can win the race of smartphone using this crap then I have got just 2 words for you -------> f**k Off

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:21 16

2. desijatt (Posts: 58; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)


same as rumors.....

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:34 4

24. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 4004; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


You have to give credit to Apple for not changing a thing you know, lol, with respect to the renders and alleged images... Unlike Samsung's very own GS III whose rendered images were better than the actual product...and i mean the looks only. Teeny weeny sarcasm implied...:D

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 13:17 6

63. Aeires (unregistered)


Exactly the same for the most part. Kinda surprised by that actually, the leaks were astronomical compared to the previous models. Steve has definitely left the building.

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:21 39

3. luckysrinu (Posts: 14; Member since: 04 Sep 2012)


welcome to 2010

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:23 23

7. luckysrinu (Posts: 14; Member since: 04 Sep 2012)


Its 2012 and there is no live coverage for there biggest event..lol..apple is going back to 90's .

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:22 5

4. medalaster01 (Posts: 42; Member since: 22 Nov 2011)


so it is finaly hear

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:23 7

5. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 4004; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


All the best Appyfans...!! May the 5th be better than the last...though it still looks similar.

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:36 21

30. haseebzahid (Posts: 1853; Member since: 22 Feb 2012)


i think Iphone 4S will sue iphone 5 since it copied the older one :P

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:42

37. hobble (Posts: 130; Member since: 11 Oct 2011)


Heracy!

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 13:01

54. haseebzahid (Posts: 1853; Member since: 22 Feb 2012)


lol it will be named Ancestral plagiarism patent WAR

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:23 5

6. gallitoking (Posts: 4720; Member since: 17 May 2011)


my next phone.. ..

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 12:35 8

25. SuperAndroidEvo (Posts: 4857; Member since: 15 Apr 2011)


Well I hope you enjoy your same old same old. I think the iPhone 5 looks very very vanilla. Nothing new here.

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 13:48 1

87. gallitoking (Posts: 4720; Member since: 17 May 2011)


when the product is good.. sometimes you need no big changes just a few tweak... and that's what I got.. se Apple knows what to give its customers and we customer knows what to expect.. they are happy and so are we.. I am

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 13:56 2

89. Savage (unregistered)


But Gallito, you'd have to buy entire new hardware for the new iPhone. And its not like iPhone 5 has an exclusive feature which the iOS 6 update in iPhone 4S will bring. Why bother spending your money on a device which has grown 0.5"?

posted on 12 Sep 2012, 14:28

102. gallitoking (Posts: 4720; Member since: 17 May 2011)


well the adapter look nice and is a nice addition to a great phone.. nobody that I know looks for a phone that is compatible to your car charger or wall charger is usually the other way around.. for me is not the same phone.. Is a new and improved iphone.. if you can sell the old iphone and have money to pay for the new one.. why wouldn't you buy it

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