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iPhone 5: 10 very likely new features

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iPhone 5: 10 very likely new features
The new iPhone is right around the corner now. Apple has officially confirmed its September 12 event, so it's pretty much inevitable that by the end of the week, we'll know everything about the iPhone 5 and more. But one thing has been very different this year - the rumors we're hearing are quite consistent. This matters, because last year, for example, it was the usual amount of random rumors such as "bigger screen", "LTE", "widgets", a bunch of fake mock-ups...

Well, this year, we're pretty much seeing the same prototype leak over and over again, which kind of makes us think that Apple's usually leak-proof security may not be as tight these days. And in case this isn't just part of a secret plan for Apple — to continuously leak this prototype, so that everyone thinks that this will be the iPhone 5, and then surprisingly unveil a completely different device — we think this will be the first year ever when we have such accurate information prior to the iPhone launch.

With that said, let's go through the new features that are expected to be part of the new iPhone. Check them out by cycling through the gallery below!



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posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:04 23

1. redmd (Posts: 1279; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)


can we have a break from this?

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:07 31

5. e.wvu (unregistered)


Wait until Wednesday. The entire homepage is going to be filled with iPhone news.

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:19 5

8. Apple-Royally- (Posts: 16; Member since: 24 Aug 2012)


We are all awaiting! This will cause a massive hype, never in history will people all around the world will be buying. This will change every-thing yet once again!

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 09:02 6

35. Tripy (Posts: 2; Member since: 10 Sep 2012)


Apple-Royally-
14+ disagree with you....... think your on you own with this one my old chap!lol
ps, Did Apple pay you to say such crap!lol

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 11:00 1

43. anywherehome (Posts: 971; Member since: 13 Dec 2011)


Yes....this is someone calling "new features"? :-D :-D :-D
they will just meet Samsung Galaxy S2....welcome in history with the newest iPhone :-D

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 15:12

51. JonBjSig (Posts: 176; Member since: 17 Nov 2011)


Yes, they will change everything, they will take those steps that no one has taken before.
A bigger screen, LTE, NFC, a better than VGA camera and a gigantic 1440 mAh battery.
It's so innovative!
*rolls eyes*

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:33 14

13. tigermcm (Posts: 856; Member since: 02 Sep 2009)


I will NOT be on PA wednesday or even thursday for that matter. we get iPhone news everyday as it is. Man am I going to be bored

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 08:01 7

21. darkkjedii (Posts: 22050; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


C'mon bro yes u will lol

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:30 3

12. Apple-Royally- (Posts: 16; Member since: 24 Aug 2012)


We will have more from this!

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 08:08 5

24. iphoneisthebest79 (Posts: 70; Member since: 23 May 2012)


if u don't like it why you read Iphone's article? just ignor it

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 08:34 2

28. xtian1103 (Posts: 363; Member since: 11 Feb 2012)


you know you can, but you don't want to

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 12:14 1

44. lkspq (Posts: 1; Member since: 10 Sep 2012)


I think you're right. PA loves iphone. PA loves and the other companies fear. I read that Motorola and Nokia will antecipate the announce of the new smartphones. I think they are trying to stop Apple from taking even more market share. These guys are desperate! Source:http://loveinireland.info/newsfeed/iphone
PS: Nokia rocks!!

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 13:23 1

47. snowgator (Posts: 3600; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)


Apple drives hits and controversies. PA ain't stupid. If every iPhone and Apple VS. Android article get 55 to 100 responses and maybe three times as many hits, WHY would they stop the articles? The iPhone 5 will be a monster hit, Android, WP, and BlackBerry users will still not get it due to the lack of actual improvements over anything out there, and the flame wars will ignite like dry timber.

When Apple is releasing new products, everyone in the tech web site universe eats.

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 14:41

50. metalpoet (unregistered)


AKA not a single massive improvement!

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 17:56 3

53. Dj21o (Posts: 437; Member since: 19 May 2011)


Not gonna lie, I'm kind of interested to see what the new iPhone has. I'm an Android fanatic all the way, but Apple has to know there are tech people out other waiting for something better. I feel like they need a really clean design with a bigger screen, more free apps, and hopefully a game changer that allows a little more customization. Its going to be the same boring iPhone unless they really innovate and stop suing everyone like a bunch of pussies. Android is killing it and I wouldn't trade my Nexus for anything else right now.

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:05 17

2. wendygarett (unregistered)


I hate nano sim :(
ios 6? you dont say...

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:05 13

3. e.wvu (unregistered)


These new features are sooooo amazing! :DDDDD

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:08 15

6. wendygarett (unregistered)


sarcastic enough :DDD
+1

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 09:02 11

34. e.wvu (unregistered)


Sarcasm, everyone. Sarcasm!

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:06 5

4. Mxyzptlk (Posts: 14182; Member since: 21 Apr 2012)


Why put a break on greatness?

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:13 16

7. Reverence (Posts: 224; Member since: 16 Jul 2012)


all useless

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:23 7

9. Allen3697 (Posts: 86; Member since: 26 Mar 2012)


The only useful feature is LTE imo. And most phones have these features nowadays...

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:24 2

10. RapidCat (Posts: 351; Member since: 12 Jun 2012)


Woooowwwww !!!!
this is iPhone?

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:27 12

11. Raptor9142 (Posts: 41; Member since: 15 Apr 2012)


nothing innovative revealed here

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 10:55

42. beefsupreme (Posts: 32; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)


For Apple the 30-pin charging cord is older than colour screens on their mobile devices. Apparently changing it is groudbreaking because of that.

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:35 16

14. rainyday (Posts: 44; Member since: 04 Sep 2012)


if you want to see the features of the iPhone 5, just do a Google search on 'android phones 2011 features'

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 10:47 2

40. PapaSmurf (Posts: 10457; Member since: 14 May 2012)


I lol'd.

+1.

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:44 7

15. champ_vl (Posts: 44; Member since: 31 Aug 2012)


If the iPhone 5 has a bigger screen that's enough of a innovation for the Apple company. They'll throw in there a few useless features like they did with the 4S and voilla...the new REVOLUTIONARY and ORIGINAL iPhone 5 !!

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:45

16. prototype (Posts: 23; Member since: 06 Jul 2012)


Will it get ban using LTE , cpying android wiget or maybe it just copying the look and feel of android and window big screen design!

posted on 10 Sep 2012, 07:45 2

17. tes101 (Posts: 39; Member since: 11 Jul 2012)


How can the design of a phone be called a feature? But i guess PA love eating apples too much that's why they love everything apple related

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