A remarkably slim design that still makes room for a larger display and a faster chip. Ultra-fast wireless that doesn’t sacrifice battery life. And all-new headphones designed to sound great and fit comfortably. So much went into this iPhone. So you could get even more out of it.
Next-generation mobile data and wireless connectivity.
iPhone 5 supports more networks all over the world. That includes advanced networks such as HSPA, HSPA+ and DC-HSDPA. Browse, download and stream content at ultra-fast speeds. Dual-band 802.11n wireless connectivity accelerates your Wi-Fi experience too — up to 150 Mbps.
Faster CPU performance.
With the new A6 chip, just about everything you do on iPhone 5 is noticeably faster — up to twice as fast compared with the A5 chip. So apps launch, web pages load and email attachments appear almost instantly.
The A6 chip also offers graphics performance that’s up to twice as fast as the A5. So you can power through graphics-intensive apps and games. And enjoy higher frame rates for smoother, more realistic gameplay.
Even better battery life.
Not only is the A6 chip custom designed to be fast, it’s custom designed to work with iOS 6 to be extremely power efficient. So even at its accelerated speed, iPhone 5 has more than enough battery power to last throughout the day — up to 8 hours of browsing on a mobile data connection, up to 8 hours of talk time and up to 10 hours of video playback time.
With its easy-to-use interface, amazing features and rock-solid stability, iOS is the foundation of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. And even as others try to catch up, the technologies and features built into iOS keep your Apple devices years ahead.
You know how to use iPhone, iPad and iPod touch from the first time you pick them up. That’s because the revolutionaryMulti-Touch interface in iOS was designed for your finger. And the simple, beautiful Home screen is the easiest place to start.From built-in apps to over 700,000 more apps and games available on the App Store.1 From making a FaceTime call to editing a video with iMovie. Everything you touch is easy, intuitive and fun.
Because Apple makes both the hardware and the operating system for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, everything is designed to work together. So apps take full advantage of hardware features such as the Retina display, the Multi-Touch interface, the accelerometer, the three-axis gyro, accelerated graphics and more. FaceTime is a perfect example. It uses both front and back cameras, the display, the microphone and your Wi-Fi connection.