The newest generation of iPhone,the new iPhone 4S, was finally introduced by Apple CEO, Tim Cook, on the “Let’s talk about iPhone” Apple event earlier today.
The iPhone 4S, an upgraded version of the existing iPhone 4 model, made its public debut today along with some cool new features and hardware updates which makes it stand out among other competing smartphones. Although a lot of iPhone fans were slightly disappointed for not seeing the much anticipated iPhone 5 in the event, Apple did not failed them totally because of a lot of new announcements they’ve revealed.
iPhone 4S Features
Here are some cool new features about the new iPhone 4S:
Siri – the Intelligent Assistant
Siri is Apple’s newly acquired speech recognition, voice control software integrated to iPhone 4S. It allows you to make things happen simply by asking your phone to do something. Very cool, isn’t it? Here’s how Apple describe Siri:
Siri on iPhone 4S lets you use your voice to send messages, schedule meetings, place phone calls, and more. Ask Siri to do things just by talking the way you talk. Siri understands what you say, knows what you mean, and even talks back. Siri is so easy to use and does so much, you’ll keep finding more and more ways to use it.
iPhone 4S now comes with a built-in 8 Megapixel camera with maximum resolution of 3264 x 2428, new hybrid IR filer, face detection, improved white balance, and faster photo time. It is considered to be the best camera phone in market. Improvements on the camera hardware makes it also capable of 1080p video recording with noise reduction and image stabilization.
Apple’s dual-core A5 chip (the most powerful iPhone processor ever) on iPhone 4S offers two times more power, dual core graphics, and up to seven times faster graphics. This makes iPhone 4S very fast and responsive when launching your favorite apps, playing games, and browsing the internet. Apple A5 chip is also said to be power-efficient, giving the phone longer and outstanding battery life. Battery life can last up to 8 hours of talk time, 9 hours of Wi-Fi browsing, or 6 hours of 3G browsing.
HSDPA Data Speed Boost
With iPhone 4S, regular 7.2 Mbps data speed was doubled with maximum download speed of 14.4 Mbps and 5.8 Mbps upload speed. Now, users can enjoy faster connections, faster loading and reloading, and faster downloads. In addition, iPhone 4S is also considered to be a true world phone with both GSM and CDMA network support. So whether you’re a GSM or CDMA customer, you can roam GSM networks in 200 countries around the world.
iOS 5 and iCloud
iOS5 is Apple’s next-generation operating system responsible of controlling all applications in iPhone 4S. iOS5 comes with 200 new changes and features (including iCloud, a cloud storage and cloud computing service by Apple) making your iPhone 4S experience more worthwhile.
iPhone 4S is said to be available for pre-order starting Friday, October 7, 2011 and will officially roll out in the market by October 14, 2011. So, what do you think of iPhone 4S? Do you like it? Hit the comment section and don’t forget to share this article to your friends by clicking the SHARE buttons below.