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The Apple iPhone 5: cast your wishes here

0. phoneArena posted on 11 Sep 2012, 06:50

Tomorrow, the Apple iPhone 5 is expected to finally break cover and show itself to the world. It’s expected to be the biggest redesign and redefinition we’ve ever seen in the iPhone…

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posted on 11 Sep 2012, 06:52 14

1. kirholstov (Posts: 146; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)

I'd like to see something really innovative and new

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:08 25

7. No_Nonsense (unregistered)

Prepare to be disappointed.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:15 10

8. kirholstov (Posts: 146; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)

That's why I'll buy an Android or a WP8 phone

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:44 5

18. bobfreking55 (Posts: 866; Member since: 15 Jul 2011)

2 main reasons I don't get an iPhone:

iTunes and price.

for WP, it's just Zune.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:36 2

14. PhoneLuver (Posts: 481; Member since: 05 Jul 2010)

How about a 12/13 MP camera??

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:45 4

19. No_Nonsense (unregistered)

Is it something new to the phone industry? To the iPhone yes, but then the N8 had a 12MP sensor 2 years ago. Heck, even the Pixon 12 and another phone had it before the N8. There are 13MP shooters on Japanese phones and Optimus G.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 09:34

24. -box- (Posts: 3991; Member since: 04 Jan 2012)

And a 16MP one on the HTC Titan 2, as well as others. Of course, MPs aren't everything, as we all should know

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 10:05

26. No_Nonsense (unregistered)

I ain't telling more the MP the better. It all depends on how pixels are used, lens used, bla bla bla. I'm telling that we've seen 12/13/16/41Mp sensors on a phone before and it wouldn't exactly be new or innovative for the industry as a whole. But to a certain group of people and the iPhone it's new.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 15:25 1

36. E.N. (Posts: 2610; Member since: 25 Jan 2009)

I wouldn't say "to a certain group of people". It's new to a lot of people. Most people are rocking 8 megapixel cameras or less.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:24 2

9. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5993; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)

The only area that potentially will be new, is in the camera and the chipset. There were rumors about a quad-core A6 being released, but that kind of jump usually shows up first in the iPad.

There have been almost no leaks about the camera in the new iPhone, so curiosity overwhelms in that area. Everything else is more incremental improvement.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:38

15. thelegendofmari (Posts: 5; Member since: 03 Aug 2012)

What could possible be new? What is out there that is so new it would blow your mind? The first one blew your mind because it was completely "new"...after that then it's basically re-designing the same thing...what could any of these mobile phone possible bring out that would blow your mind with "something really innovative and new"??? The first is always the most mind blowing...Peace

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 10:10

27. zuckerboy (banned) (Posts: 898; Member since: 22 Dec 2011)

new design both hardware and ui bcuz everybody got bored that design

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 12:34

34. Droiddoes (unregistered)

LMAO, hope in one hand, sh*t in the other...

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 06:52 15

2. Jonathan41 (Posts: 532; Member since: 22 Mar 2012)

I wish people would realize the iPhone 5 is not worth the hype.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:30 5

11. PotDragon (banned) (Posts: 214; Member since: 22 Jul 2011)

Good luck with that; people still claim the i4s is innovative. 3g in 2012...cutting edge. Sigh.

I wish PA would stop with the posts about this handset until they at least have the correct name.

Why not just repost the wish list from last year that did not happen. Bigger screen, bigger battery, LTE speed....all claimed for last year. None appeared. Let's see if PA has ANYTHING correct about this handset this year.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:42 3

17. bobfreking55 (Posts: 866; Member since: 15 Jul 2011)

actually I read an article on how this whole hype could be a trap. these leaks could be orchestrated by Apple and the real design and all is hiding somewhere... remeber the iPhone 5 leaks last year that were so realistic but ended up with the 4S?

i can't say it will be revolutionary but I can't say it won't be either. just wait till the announcement guys, the more we comment and care, the more these websites will give us news about it, that's the way media works.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 06:58 6

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

APple copied Samsung's Projector idea....

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:30 1

10. tiara6918 (Posts: 2111; Member since: 26 Apr 2012)

This is the right time for Samsung to sue this time around...

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:05 2

4. andro. (Posts: 1999; Member since: 16 Sep 2011)

These are the kinda wishes which set ifans up for major disappointment each year. Its essentially an iphone 4 again this year except a stretched screen,ifans need to accept this reality,it was the same situation last year.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 15:29 1

37. E.N. (Posts: 2610; Member since: 25 Jan 2009)

let's wait for the damn thing to be announced before we start critiquing. The iPhone 4 was not a disappointment. The only reason why the iPhone 4S was a disappointment was because everyone thought it would be the iPhone 5. If we knew ahead of time it was going to be a 4S version, people wouldn't have reacted so intensely.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:06 3

5. CX3NT3_713 (Posts: 2287; Member since: 18 Apr 2011)

Haha,, you said it"wishes" ,, cause we all know they ain't coming true,,, lol come on,, its apple

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:06 2

6. aravinddr (Posts: 12; Member since: 27 Oct 2011)

looking forward for a real innovation in this spectacular September ...... best wishes for upcoming apple event....

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:35 3

12. tiara6918 (Posts: 2111; Member since: 26 Apr 2012)

My wishes for the iPhone 5 is for it to have a big screen with 3d technology(which is very much unlikely), a quad core processor overclocked at a very high speed, removable battery and micro sd support. But then again, those are just wishes that other manufacturers already had a long time ago so...better stick with android or windows phone

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:35 2

13. Nikolas.Oliver (banned) (Posts: 1574; Member since: 01 Jul 2012)

i want it to be SMASH PROOF just like nokia 3310

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:41 4

16. ivanko34 (Posts: 617; Member since: 04 Sep 2011)

The next iPhone will be free
It will have a removable battery
And a micro sd slot
And a micro usb
And you can put directly MP3 files
And you can play any kind of video files
It will be solid and not fragile like glass
It will last 10 years if you want
It will not burn or explode
You don't need to sleep outside of the shop to get one
Etc etc

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 17:50

40. 305Bucko (Posts: 506; Member since: 07 Aug 2011)

You can also hold it however you want :D

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 07:45 1

20. kshell1 (Posts: 1143; Member since: 05 Oct 2011)

Play Avenged Sevenfold on Boot-Up

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 08:13 1

21. gregoryyy3 (unregistered)

Something I'd really want..
For all the android fans to stfu and let iPhone people be excited.
Sorry that android is really unstable and iOS isn't.

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 10:59 1

31. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)

same can be said to all the ifans who dont know anything a talk crap about every other OS just like you did with the line 'android is really unstable' how about some facts to prove this

everyone has a preferred OS but iphone users get so tranfixed with apple they believe nothin can compare....in reality its iOS playing catch up now

besides this is a phone site and from whta ive read most comments just state the obvious, android and even symbian ( the so called dead OS) has had these features for awhile

if you cant handle your precious phone been criticised them maybe you shouldnt be on here

posted on 11 Sep 2012, 11:35 1

32. gregoryyy3 (unregistered)

If the iPhones now and the next iPhone has everything iPhone users want and are happy with it then why criticize it? I don't remember anyone saying that you had to buy an iPhone, correct? Get over it, android users are always the ones to be first to comment on these iPhone adds but get mad when iPhone users defend themselves. How about you go to another page considering this one has nothing to do with you. And actually it is proven that android to this day is still buggy and iOS is the most stable os platform for the past 5 years. When androids break then your screwed, cause either you have to go pay for another one or restore your phone. Apple's customer service is great and they swap out your phone for you like nothing when in rare instance your iPhone isn't working properly. Good luck tryin to get htc Samsung or any other manufacturer to swap one out for you.

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