The world’s most valuable technology company has announced the new Apple iPhone which will be called as “iPhone 5.” Many tech watchers speculated that the latest smartphone may have been called “the new iPhone” which is almost similar to the naming convention for the new iPad. The new iPad was launched early this year but the tablet was not called as iPad 3.
According to Apple’s press release, the new smartphone is thinner, lighter, and faster than the previous models. The new phone is equipped with 4-inch retina screen and A6 microprocessor. The back cover is made of aluminum for light weight. The phone is also equipped for faster wireless technology known as LTE 4G mobile networks. With the new microprocessor, iPhone 5 will also consumer less energy and will deliver better battery life.
Mobile phone subscribers in America can pre-order the new iPhone 5 starting on Friday, September 14. The new phone is scheduled to arrive on Friday, September 21, 2012. Mobile phone operators such as AT&T required subscribers to sign up a two years contract and the asking price for the 16GB model is $199, for the 32GB model is $299 and the top model of 64GB model is $399. Aside it will available at the home country on September 21, iPhone 5 will be available on the same day in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and the Britain.
(Image: Apple iPhone 5)