iPhone.by Hema Bala.
iPhone 5 is the latest Smartphone from the U.S.A and it uses the latest Nano SIM card for the network connection. It is now available in most part of the world. Now there is another real competitor for this iPhone 5 has come out as Samsung Galaxy S4 from S. Korea. Now both these Smartphones are selling very fast all over the world where iPhone is the leader in the USA while Samsung leads the world wide sales. iPhone-5 is operating with the Apple's own iOs operating system while Samsung Galaxy operates with Android operating system which is adjusted as the number one operating system world wide. The Galaxy S4 doesn't have any problem with the carriers while the iPhone 5 needs some special 4G LTE network to operate perfectly.
The popular handset had sold more than 6,000,000 units after it was released. In China alone iPhone 5 has sold out 2 million handsets in the first week.
First iPhone was unveiled in the year 2007 for the first time as a touch controlled Smartphone and its arrival has changed the communication industry a lot. Later it went in to modifications with new operating system and so on. It has changed the people's life with the introduction of its Apps.
Other versions are
iPhone (1st G)
Models 5, 4S, 4 and 3GS are officially available through Apple stores and/or with collaborated partners in most part of the world including Sri Lanka. This can be purchased form the Etisalat by paying full amount or through a monthly payment plan through some selected credit cards. The surprising fact is that that the older models 4 and 4S are selling faster in these days.
The best features in the iPhone are as follows.
Siri, a voice assisted command to do tasks like dialing messaging etc, FaceTime. This will allow the user to receive or make video calls with superior quality viewing and listening as it is mounted with front and rear cameras.
Retina display is another feature that is available as new features.
No other Smartphones have like this feature as per the producer.
The Retina display is produced by making highest-resolution screen as 960-by-640 resolution in a 3.5-inch screen, which makes the visible text and graphics look perfect sharp and brilliant.
What else? This touch phone can work as an iPod or iTunes.
Yes, they are many more built in as extra features. Only iPhone gives you one-tap access to the world's largest collection of mobile apps where there are more than 775,000 paid and free Apps in the iTunes for this.
Recently the latest operating system iOS 6 was released and it offers 200 new features this touch phone.
Mean while there are rumors that a new iPhone 5S or 6 is going to be announced in this year with fingerprint and NFC that can enable secure money transfer facility.