Apple iPhone 5 Review

Interestingly enough this time around, it seems as though Apple is the one that’s actually catching up to the competition, since they’ve finally brought a bigger screen and speedy 4G LTE connectivity to the iPhone 5 – while continuing to improve with a retooled camera lens and new chipset. Add in that it’s flaunting a new design, though still ...
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351. selena1000

Posts: 85; Member since: Mar 14, 2013

why are you guys so pissed of if it got a 9.there is definitely something good that it is the fastest selling phone of all time and is being praised by everyone.I got one for myself and even though its my first apple product i found it quite fast,smootth and premium looking. What I m saying is that you should buy what you want without crying on a review and please get a real life

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348. Swed1

Posts: 4; Member since: Mar 11, 2013

I had 2 Iphone 5 and Is a really crap Iphone. Now i have a LG G and Its much better. I still have my Air book. But I never buy a Iphone again. Its was so much problem with Iphone 5

346. Jigar99

Posts: 2; Member since: Feb 26, 2013

I have a white iphone 5. I want this iphone wallpaper please......

345. ash121163

Posts: 2; Member since: Feb 16, 2013

con the ohone is s**t got rid of mine this reviewer is talking crap

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343. donald18

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 30, 2012

i really like the iphone 5 and i want it, but in romania it costs 960$ without contract while in tn U.S. the unlocked iphone cost just 649$

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350. dr_fajardo12

Posts: 134; Member since: Aug 26, 2012

wtf....

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340. jonas818k

Posts: 1; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

I got my Iphone 5 for christmas :)

339. Thephonegeek

Posts: 118; Member since: Nov 22, 2012

Overpriced.

338. JasonSonicZombie

Posts: 1; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

Please someone tell me where I can get that exact rainbow colored wallpaper it is so mesmeriozing! Besides I made an account on Phonearena just to ask this so yeah! Please I wantz this wallpaper! Also Nice Review!

337. HarryWild

Posts: 60; Member since: Oct 18, 2012

Well, it the fact that kids and teenagers have them actually. It a top end phone that runs $650-$850 plus if they get it by way of contract much more in total. Also, the scarcity offerred by suppliers is just adds to the being ridicules. But I been wanting one since 3GS came out; but fought it! I will fight it off and get the 5S with the A7 chip and NFC in September! By then; it might not be popular anymore and I will just step in and buy it without any problems. Also, the Microsoft Surface Windows Phone 8 looks like an exact copy of the iPhone5! Nokia is designing to copy the Surface phone too. So depending on how it looks and how it is marketed; I maybe getting an Nokia instead!

336. Marcus_h

Posts: 44; Member since: Apr 21, 2012

What does it ridicule? Is it taunting you?

335. HarryWild

Posts: 60; Member since: Oct 18, 2012

I trying to buy one of these iPhone 5s and it just ridicules!

334. ccb4life

Posts: 5; Member since: Sep 29, 2010

I wish the IPhone 5 had a screen size the same as my Galaxy S3. I keep finding myself using my S3 when I want to use the Internet. I mainly like iPhones because they don't freeze up and I can use an app whenever I want to, however I think my S3 is more fun to use for the Internet or an occasional video.

333. b1acktiger

Posts: 223; Member since: May 19, 2012

Why i'm not seeing a little more detailed cons here ? No Card Slot Battery is embedded Charger hard to find No Bluetooth file transfer Need iTunes to transfer your stuff. !

331. Jooplol

Posts: 4; Member since: Oct 10, 2012

Apparently, every positive comment from PA is always bias when in favor of iPhone, but when in favor of Android phones, they're 100% spot on. Lol. This community(mostly android biased) makes me laugh.

332. chaoticrazor

Posts: 2347; Member since: Aug 28, 2012

again you only acknowledge when its androids against ifans yet not the other way. besides no one can pretend there isnt a bias towards the iphone, everytime an issue with it appears P.A are quick to defend. and no i dont have an android phone so that blows your comment up cant claim im an android fan

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