Posts Tagged ‘iphone 5’

Yes, ladies and gentlenerds, there is ANOTHER iPhone coming out. And rumours state that it will be between June and August. Pretty broad if you ask me, but I have a feeling for August 🙂

Apple is obviously being uber-secretive about the release date (Its coming in June/Its not coming in June) mostly to capitalize as much as possible on iPhone 4 sales.

DesignedbyItem's concept for the iPhone5

Possible new features could include USB 3.0 and Intel Thunderbolt support, which might also be on the new iPods. Apple also recently registered a patent for a 3D screen + camera which suggests they may be considering that awesomeness on the latest iPhone. The camera would allow users to render 3D images of pictures that they take! Its not confirmed though, so don’t get too excited.

The buzz on the release date is the main thing for now, but more juicy tech specs should be available really soon 🙂

Tech it or leave it 😛

Ouch!

iPhone users are generally satisfied with the speed of loading web pages. But a recent report reveals that the iPhone 4′s speed pales in comparison to Android-powered smartphone like the Nexus S. Find out why the Iphone5 will have to up the ante on speed — or risk losing their market share.

When it comes to mobile computing, speed might seem like a geeky obsession — something that the average smartphone, laptop, and tablet user isn’t too concerned about. Usually, the discussion of a smartphone’s speed at loading web pages is usually followed by a cavalcade of complex technical specs and cryptic geek-speak that the average Joe or Jane simply cannot relate to.

The fact is, however, that speed is important to all smartphone users — even if they don’t know it.

While tech-obsessed people might seek out faster technologies to show off to their other tech-obsessed friends, even the most clueless smartphone user has the expectation that, when they load a web page, it will load fast. Slow-loading pages, after all, don’t only frustrate the geeks of the world. In fact, the average smartphone user might even feel more inclined to throw their iPhone against the wall when it runs slow than does the techie, since average users usually don’t understand the technology behind what makes mobile devices fast or slow.

With this in mind, Canadian software company Blaze Software Inc. recently released a controversial report that purportedly reveals the Apple iPhone 4 to be a considerably slower-loading smartphone compared to the Google Nexus S, claiming that the Nexus S loaded 84% of websites faster than the iPhone, and that the Android-powered phone ”operated an average of 52 percent faster after more than 45,000 page loads from 1,000 websites.”

Seems as if Iphone5 has many to impress if it desires to be as competitve as Android phones…We’ll just have to wait and see!

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