More details about the new iPhone 4S

On October 4, 2011

iPhone 4S was released today by Tim Cook, Apple’s new CEO, although the audience look forward to launching the iPhone 5.

Apple iPhone 4S has A5 processor used by iPad 2. The new process will be extremely useful for games, said Philip Schiller, the senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing Apple, writes The Wall Street Journal.

iPhone 4S has a similar design with iPhone 4, is dual core, and the battery device had a very interesting update: lasts up to eight hours of 3G calls, nine hours of wi-fi internet browsing and ten hours of video.

Further, the wireless system is presented. The new phone can do the exchange between two antennas to improve call quality and has a double speed on internet download. The download speed goes up to 14.4 Mbps. iPhone 4S works in GSM and CDMA, depending on the network, as a benefit for people who travel around the world and they want to exchange between networks.

The smartphone is equipped with an 8 MP camera that allow photographs three times faster than iPhone 4, captures 73% more light for greater clarity. Airplay is the system used by Apple for streaming media, including Apple TV. iPhone 4S, as iPad 2, will have “Mirroring Airplay”, which allows you to translate exactly what you see on the screen on a large TV by Apple TV.

Then Schiller presented the “Siri”, characterized as “assistant that lets you solve inteleigent things by voice command”.

The prices vary according to the contract. Thus, for a two-year subscription iPhone 4S can be purchased for $199 with the 16GB, for $299 at 32GB and $399 at 64GB. The iPhone 4 will still be available in 8GB version for $99. Pre-orders begin on October 7 and the mobile will be available to the public starting October 14.

Phil Schiller talked about the iPod Nano, as is customary at every launch of Apple announced that the price drops to $129 for 8GB and $149 for the 16 GB version.

Also, the vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing said that iPod Touch will work on iOS 5 and will be available in white version.