Apple issues support document related to "purple halo" on Apple iPhone 5 pictures

On Sunday, Apple issued a support document related to the "purple halo" seen on some pictures taken with the Apple iPhone 5; according to the Cupertino based firm, it is an issue seen on all small cameras and all generations of the Apple iPhone...
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72 Comments

40. bkb01

Posts: 43; Member since: Aug 21, 2012

too bad they didnt call this iphone TAFKAP edition..

42. N6600

Posts: 19; Member since: May 17, 2012

Well, users hold the phone wrong. Again. Apple should create a manual and pack it with the phone, to teach users how they are supposed to hold that phone... Kinda think of it, maybe even maps are ok, people just look at it wrong :/

48. oying24

Posts: 48; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

why all android fans so mad with apples?? they bought apple products because they have money and reasons to buy those.. why not accept the fact that evry people in this world had diffrent taste and likes.. if there's somethng wrong with iphone then so be it..its not ur problem anyway..and you cannot change their beliefs and love of the iphone.. love ur phone no matter what it is..(IOS,WP, or ANDROID) that's all.. WORLD PEACE...

51. Reluctant_Human

Posts: 913; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

Damnit iPhone users stop using the products wrong! Steve Jobs must be rolling in his grave with your ignorance and misuse of a perfect product! For shame...

53. Katrina

Posts: 84; Member since: Aug 17, 2012

scratch marks, lost imap, limited siri, wifi issue and now camera colour issue. Really how did all review writers make best phone in market? and Phone Arena Rates this phone with a 9/10? what the ___?

65. Fallout09

Posts: 421; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Agreed.... I remember a few months back the HTC EVO LTE got knocked down to an 8.5 because of a software bug that would reload the webpage when resized and because it launched when Sprint did not have any LTE coverage. The iPhone 5 was rated a 9 with an even larger laundry list of issues. Bias anyone?

54. bojan

Posts: 188; Member since: Oct 06, 2012

early camera phones had this issue they should sue apple for stealing their defects.

56. Snoobab

Posts: 175; Member since: Dec 07, 2011

Of course, how could this ever be Apple's fault??? Naaaatttt!

57. Stoli89

Posts: 333; Member since: Jun 28, 2010

I do not know if the problem is exacerbated by the overall size of the camera module (compactness of the lens group), new protective lens material (sapphire glass), and/or subtle changes to processing...but the Purple Haze is much more noticeable on the iPhone 5 than with its predecessors.

66. wolstenbeast

Posts: 25; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

Apples answer "You are taking your photos wrong" Nothing changes it seems.

67. roscuthiii

Posts: 2383; Member since: Jul 18, 2010

Edit: Meh, No need to beat the dead horse anymore.

72. Topcat488

Posts: 1412; Member since: Sep 29, 2012

People in todays fast pace world, need a computer to keep-up, or be left behind like hillbilly Bob. Most of us are not "technically savvy" enough to put a good one together, so Apple did it for us (introducing the imac). Everything in one package, no need to build a disk drive tower or worry about a monitor or speakers n stuff... But because we were so stupid, Apple made us dependent on them. We needed itunes to keep everything connected... And naturally an iphone to make it complete... Then I realized that their are apps that can transfer my music & photos from itunes to my beautiful Android phone (i got tired of waiting every year for 1 slightly bumped phone). When other cell phone makers were pumping out nice looking ones every other month for different choices; I like BIG screens... Since i left Apple, i've become much more smarter (phone wise). I still love my Imac though... Just my opinion.
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