Apple iPhone 5s

Announced:
Sep 10, 2013
Status:
Released
Release date:
Sep 20, 2013

PhoneArena Rating:

9.3
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Display

Size:

4.0 inches

Resolution:

1136 x 640 pixels, 326 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

60.82 %

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Apple A7

Processor:

Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Cyclone, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU:

PowerVR G6430

RAM:

1GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

64GB, not expandable

OS:

iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)

Battery

Capacity:

1570 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.5 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front:

1.2 MP

Design

Dimensions:

4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)

Weight:

3.95 oz (112 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (183 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Colors:

Gold, Silver, Space gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot

USB:

Lightning

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Shopping information

In The Box:

Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

This device is also known as Apple A1533, Apple A1453, Apple A1457, Apple A1530

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Apple iPhone 5s

with 32 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

32GB

Apple iPhone 5s

with 16 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

16GB

Apple iPhone 5s

A1533

Differences from the main variant:

Apple iPhone 5s

A1453

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+)

Apple iPhone 5s

A1457 for Europe

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Apple iPhone 5s

A1530

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Pros

  • Small dimensions (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches)

Cons

  • 64GB basic storage (not expandable)

Description

The iPhone 5s is not a radical departure in design for Apple, save for one very important feature. No, we don't mean the new Space Gray and Gold colors. We have in mind the home button that has been on iPhones from day one, is now turned into a fingerprint scanner dubbed Touch ID. It lets you unlock the phone and authorize purchases, safely storing your fingerprints in the A7 processor itself, out of the reach for anyone but a few default iOS 7 apps. This A7 processor debuts on the iPhone 5s as the first 64-bit mobile chipset in use on a commercial device, utilized by the latest flat and minimalistic iOS 7 that has been rewritten to take advantage of the 64-bit system. It sports a dedicated M7 co-processor for always-on motion sensing, too. The iSight camera stayed 8 MP, but is much improved, with larger pixels, wider aperture, and the ability to shoot slow motion videos, not to mention the dual two-tone LED flash on the back that strives for natural skin color representation.

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