- Apple iPhone 5 smartphone was launched in November 2012 in White and Black colors .
- As of 17th April 2019, Apple iPhone 5 price in India starts at Rs. 43,750 .
- Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and compass/ magnetometer.
- iPhone 5 measures 123.80 x 58.60 x 7.60mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 112.00 grams .
- iPhone 5 include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth v4.00, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India) .
- iPhone 5 is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM card .
- iPhone 5 based on iOS 6.1.4 and packs 16GB of inbuilt storage .
- iPhone 5 on the rear packs 8-megapixel camera .
- iPhone 5 sports a 1.2-megapixel camera on the front for selfies .
- iPhone 5 runs iOS 6.1.4 and is powered by a 1,440mAh non-removable battery .
- iPhone 5 is powered by a 1.3GHz dual-core Apple A6 processor, It comes with 1GB of RAM .
- Apple iPhone 5 comes with a 4.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 640×1136 pixels at a pixel density of 326 pixels per inch (ppi) .
Apple iPhone 5 Key Features
- 1.2MP secondary front-facing camera .
- 1080p video recording at 30fps .
- 8 MP autofocus camera with LED flash and touch focus .
- Supports HD Voice (needs carrier support too) .
- Voice recognition, Siri virtual assistant .
- Apple Maps with free voice-guided navigation in 56 countries .
- LTE support where carriers support it and CDMA support when sold by CDMA carriers .
- Quad-band GSM and quad-band 3G support with 14.4 Mbps HSDPA and 5.76 Mbps HSUPA .
- Active noise cancellation with a dedicated secondary microphone .
- Accelerometer, proximity sensor and a three-axis gyro sensor .
- 16/32/64GB storage options .
- iOS 6 and iCloud integration .
- Excellent audio output quality (though worse than 4S) .
- Great battery life .
- Impressively slim and light .
- FaceTime video calls over Wi-Fi and cellular .
- GPS with A-GPS connectivity; digital compass .
- Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot .
- Standard 3.5 mm audio jack, stereo Bluetooth v4.0 .
- Scratch-resistant screen glass, fingerprint-resistant coating .
- 4″ 16M-color LED-backlit IPS TFT capacitive touchscreen of 640 x 1136px resolution .
- 1.2GHz dual-core custom-designed CPU, PowerVR SGX543MP3 GPU, 1GB of RAM, Apple A6 SoC .
Apple iPhone 5 Main disadvantages
- Mono audio recording in videos .
- Stuck with iTunes for loading content .
- The new display is not proportionally bigger, but only taller .
- Proprietary connector, incompatible with previous-gen accessories (needs adapter) .
- No NFC connectivity (though that may be nitpicking) .
- nano-SIM support only .
- Unadapted apps run letterboxed due to the unusual resolution .
- No microSD card slot .
- No stereo speakers .
- No FM radio .
- Aluminum body looks cool but is easy to scratch .
- No USB Mass Storage mode .
- Apple Maps app not up to scratch .
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Specification: Apple iPhone 5
GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
CDMA 800 / 1900 / 2100 – CDMA A1429, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – GSM A1428
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO – CDMA A1429, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 – GSM A1428
LTE 700 / 850 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 – CDMA A1429, LTE 850 / 1800 / 2100 – GSM A1429, LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) – GSM A1428
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Available. Released 2012, September
123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in)
112 g (3.95 oz)
Front glass, aluminum body
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
4.0 inches, 44.1 cm2 (~60.8% screen-to-body ratio)
640 x 1136 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)
Corning Gorilla Glass, oleophobic coating
iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 10.3.3
Apple A6 (32 nm)
Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based)
PowerVR SGX 543MP3 (triple-core graphics)
|Memory Card Slot||
16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR2
Single, 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm (standard), 1/3.2", 1.4µm, AF
LED flash, panorama, HDR
Single, 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 35mm (standard)
|Selfie Camera Features||
face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular
|Selfie Camera Video||
16-bit/44.1kHz audio, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot
4.0, A2DP, LE
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
2.0, proprietary reversible connector
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, Siri natural language commands and dictation
Non-removable Li-Po 1440 mAh battery (5.45 Wh)
Up to 225 h (2G) / Up to 225 h (3G)
Up to 8 h (2G) / Up to 8 h (3G)
Up to 40 h
|Specific Absorption Rate||
1.18 W/kg (head) 1.18 W/kg (body)
About 340 EUR