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Apple iPhone 5s

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PA Rating - 9.3
User Rating - 9

Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Cricket, Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile, Alltel

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSiOS (7.x)  
Form factorCandybar  
Dimensions4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)  
Weight3.95 oz (112 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
  
Body materialAluminium  
Design featuresFingerprint sensor  
Side KeysLeft: Volume control, Other  
ColorsBlack, Yellow, Gray  
Display
Physical size4.0 inches  
Resolution640 x 1136 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

326 ppi  
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

IPS LCD  
Colors16 777 216  
Peak brightness500 cd/m2 (nit)  
TouchscreenCapacitive  
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Oleophobic coating  
Camera
Camera8 megapixels  
FlashDual LED  
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

F2.2  
Camera sensor size1/3"  
FeaturesBack-illuminated sensor (BSI), Autofocus, Touch to focus, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Burst mode, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (120 fps)  
FeaturesDigital image stabilization, Picture-taking during video recording  
Front-facing camera1.2 megapixels  
Video capture1280x720 (720p HD)  
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Apple A7 with 64-bit architecture  
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Dual core, 1300 MHz  
Graphics processorPowerVR G6430  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

1024 MB RAM  
Built-in storage16 GB  
Battery
Talk time (3G)10.00 hours
the average is 13 h (769 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
  
Music playback40.00 hours  
Video playback10.00 hours  
Capacity1570 mAh  
TypeLi - Ion  
Not user replaceableYes  
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
Supported formatsMP3, AAC, eAAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless)  
Video playback   
Supported formatsMPEG4, H.263, H.264, AVI, MOV  
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
YouTube playerYes  
Internet browsing
BrowserSafari  
supportsHTML, HTML5  
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Twitter  
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz  
FDD LTE700 (band 13), 700 (band 17), 800 (band 18), 800 (band 19), 800 (band 20), 850 (band 5), 900 (band 8), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1800 (band 3), 1900 (band 2), 1900 (band 25), 2100 (band 1) MHz  
DataLTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS  
nano-SIMYes  
Global RoamingYes  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning  
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation  
Phone features
PhonebookUnlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID  
OrganizerCalendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator, World clock, Notes  
MessagingSMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input  
E-mailIMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange  
Instant MessagingYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, n 5GHz  
Mobile hotspotYes  
USBYes  
ConnectorProprietary  
FeaturesUSB charging  
Headphones connector3.5mm  
Charging connectorProprietary  
OtherTV-Out, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync  
Other features
NotificationsMusic ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
Additional microphone/sfor Noise cancellation, Video recording  
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass  
Hearing aid compatibilityM4, T4  
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording  
Regulatory Approval
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - The exposure standard for mobile devices employs a unit of measurement known as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR. The SAR limit stated in the international guidelines is 2.0 W/ kg*. Tests for SAR are conducted using standard operating positions with the device transmitting at its highest certified power level in all tested frequency bands. Although the SAR is determined at the highest certified power level, the actual SAR of the device while operating can be well below the maximum value.

   
Head0.78 W/kg  
Body0.91 W/kg  
Availability
Officially announced10 Sep 2013  
Shopping information
AccessoriesApple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation  

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