Stuff we want to see in the iPhone 5

A lot has been written with regards to what features we might possibly see make their debut in the upcoming Apple iPhone 5. There have been numerous guesses – some stemming from reports coming from alleged “inside sources,” while others - from the blogosphere's observations of how the manufacturer has been upgrading each subsequent iteration of the product...
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42 Comments

1. hunted

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 21, 2011

That gamepad belongs to sony.

6. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

well yea, its just a quick mock up, not an actual device.. lol.

32. ilia1986 unregistered

Tell that to Apple lawyers!

42. cheetah2k

Posts: 2213; Member since: Jan 16, 2011

You're infringing on Sony patents by displaying that gamepad on an iPhone. Suggest you remove it

2. daniel_bargs

Posts: 325; Member since: Nov 27, 2010

Stuff I wanna see in the iPhone 5 - calling functionality.

3. anyphone unregistered

@Daniel_bargs: Dud.....U thumb ur own comment up?.....thats pathetic.....

5. paynekiller

Posts: 152; Member since: May 24, 2010

how can you tell?

45. sacheen unregistered

i want to see steve jobs pic as home screen :)

4. Oz unregistered

gamepad sucks hard, it's a f**king phone

7. ayephoner

Posts: 858; Member since: Jun 09, 2009

its a f**king accessory. its completely optional. and its completely hypothetical and most likely wont happen.

12. Ray.S

Posts: 455; Member since: Jul 19, 2011

That's what I wanted to suggest - an optional accessory that can be connected via the 30-pin port, or via Bluetooth. Alas, you're right that it will probably never happen...

8. henrickrw

Posts: 408; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

I would never purchase an iphone...!!!!!

11. Anti-Fanboy

Posts: 38; Member since: Sep 28, 2011

then dont read the article lol

14. Cyd07

Posts: 83; Member since: Oct 03, 2011

Cool. Me neither. And after that ? For the phone...bigger sensor would be cool, but bigger sensor with extra-thin design...difficult, no ?

34. wakingup

Posts: 51; Member since: Aug 13, 2011

so right! everything on the iphone and the IOS is so archaic. The other phones, namely androids are all like "been there done that, moving on." IPhone is so out of date...1080p video, everyone has that now...8MP camera? isnt there phones with like 12.1MP(Nokia N8)and the screen size??? 4" is nothing special...dual core processor, most phones are so. LAME...oh, and the accesories is just another excuse for makeing money off of the consumers!

43. cheetah2k

Posts: 2213; Member since: Jan 16, 2011

I agree. Buying an iPhone would mean I was supporting Apple's sum sucking patent trolling anal retentive dumb fcuk lawyers.. If that doesn't leave a bad taste in your mouth... well, nothing will

9. Learn how to write unregistered

Go back to school and learn proper gramatic structure and punctuation. Readers...... would (greatly)... appreciate , and (applaud) your attempt at using (correct.....). English

10. Striker unregistered

Well, I had an iPhone 3Gs, then I made a HUGE mistake by purchasing an Android device, had it for 8 months and I will NEVER ever again buy anything from Giggle, pardon Google. I am looking forward to Nokia WP and iPhone 5. These are the only two serious alternatives. I'm leavin the Android to the kids and the hackers to play with and to re-install every day! :)

15. Cyd07

Posts: 83; Member since: Oct 03, 2011

Can you say why ? PS : well, Nokia WP7 will probably be great phones...wait&see.

16. Striker unregistered

There is not enough room here to explain all the reasons why I would not buy Android again. About 50 of them, actually. My top 5 are: 1. "Forse close" every 2 hours. 2. Turns off(!?!) by itself and only battery removal saves the day(and my job). 3. Does not have a third of the online support that Windows of iOS have. 4. Does not have REAL Office(Word, Excel) and probably will never have. 5. 90% of the apps for Android store are useless or do not work properly. 6(bonus) Has biggest battery consumption compared to iOS, WP or even Symbian.

18. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

Let me guess, you're one of those that buy 2008 phones in 2010 because they're free? You buy top of the line when it comes to technology, if you don't you're not even allowed to complain.

22. vette21man

Posts: 351; Member since: Apr 06, 2011

Not fair. I think it's the opposite, early adopters are not allowed to complain. They know what they're getting into when purchasing a brand new device. There's bound to be issues when getting something hot of the design floor. However, when the tech is "mature," I would expect the kinks to be worked out, and for the tech to work without too much issue.

33. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

With technology as advanced as it is right now, which unfortunately is still in its infant stage, people should know what they're getting into. He bought the 3GS, which was likely paid in premium price. Given his 8 months, he purchased an android phone around December/January. What android phone do you know that was released in late 2010/early 2011 that wasn't 2.2+? Doesn't have "real" office? 90% of apps useless/don't work? Who is he kidding? The same office apps found in iOS are found in Android. The apps on iOS that people label "useful" are all games. Force closing every 2 hours? Force closing barely happens after 2.2+. The guy obviously purchased a low end android phone after the 3GS.

13. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

Nothing on the software (iOS) side? Without the O/S, you basically have a paperweight.

17. your mom unregistered

stuffs i wanna see on the next iphone? answer: i wanna see android :)

19. DROIDX0430

Posts: 469; Member since: Nov 24, 2010

Icecream Android OS, Gorilla Glass, LTE, 1.2 Dual Core, 1gb Ram, 32gb sd card, 8 gb built in, 8mp camera, 1.3 front facing camera...

25. aar0983

Posts: 51; Member since: Sep 26, 2011

lol I was gonna write the same thing but I'm just gonna have to agree since you beat me to the punch

20. DROIDX0430

Posts: 469; Member since: Nov 24, 2010

not have to use facetime on WIFI....

21. taco50

Posts: 5506; Member since: Oct 08, 2009

The hype train is strong. Tomorrows is a fandroids worst nightmare. A new iPhone release.

29. DownSouthLivin

Posts: 5; Member since: Oct 02, 2011

The hype train is strong but I doubt there are any Android fans worried about this event. I would say most are actually pretty interested to see what is going to be brought to the table. Probably the biggest reason for the excitement is "fandroids" would like to see if Apple made any significant changes/upgrades or if the iPhone 5 hits the shelves already behind in specs and abilities compared to the high end Android phones already out. If the latter is the case, let the flame wars begin...
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