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How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5 Won’t Turn On Issue

By Chad | September 14, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5 is one of the older generation iPhone models released in September 2012 that’s still being used today.  It has a high quality body made of an Aluminum material with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It sports a

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5C Can’t Send Text Messages Issue

By Chad | September 8, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5C is an older generation iPhone model that has a plastic body that comes in various colors. First released in September 2013, this phone has a 4 inch IPS LCD screen that has a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels. It has an 8MP main camera at the back and a 1.2MP selfie

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5 Can’t Send Text Messages Issue

By Chad | September 7, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5 is an older generation iPhone model, first released in September 2012, that’s still being used today.  This phone has a high quality body made of an Aluminum material and makes use of a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass.

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5C Won’t Turn On Issue

By Chad | September 7, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5C is one of the older generation iPhone models that’s best known for its plastic design that comes in various colors. This phone was first released in September 2013 and uses a 4 inch IPS LCD screen that has a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels. It has an 8MP main camera at

Fix The Apple iPhone 5S Connected To Wi-Fi But No Internet Issue

By Chad | September 3, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5S is one of the older generation iPhone model which was first  released in September 2013. It has a solid build quality made that’s made of an Aluminum frame with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. At the back you

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5 Screen Flickering Issue

By Chad | September 2, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5 is one of the older generation iPhone models, released in September 2012, that’s still being used today.  This phone has a high quality body made of an Aluminum material with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. At the

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5S Black Screen of Death Issue

By Chad | September 1, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5S is an older generation iPhone model first released in September 2013 that’s still being used today. This phone has a solid build quality made of an Aluminum body with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. At the back

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5S Won’t Turn On Issue

By Chad | September 1, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5S is an older generation iPhone device that was first released in September 2013 that is surprisingly still being used by a lot of people today. It has a solid build quality that uses an Aluminum frame with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels protected

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5S Can’t Send Text Messages Issue

By Chad | August 31, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5S is one of the older generation iPhone model, released in September 2013, that is still being used by a lot of people today. It has a solid build quality made that’s made of an Aluminum frame with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels protected

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5C Won’t Charge Issue

By Chad | August 27, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5C is one of the older generation iPhone models that’s still being used today. This phone was first released in  September 2013 and sports a 4 inch IPS LCD screen that has a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels. It has an 8MP main camera at the back and a 1.2MP selfie camera

Specifications

Memory

iPhone 5

  • 16/32/64GB ROM
  • 1GB RAM DDR2
  • no microSD card slot

iPhone 5S

  • 16/32/64GB ROM
  • 1GB RAM DDR3
  • no microSD card slot

iPhone 5C

  • 8/16/32GB ROM
  • GB RAM DDR2
  • no microSD card slot

OS & CPU

iPhone 5

  • 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)

iPhone 5S

  • iOS 7, upgradable to iOS 12.4
  • Apple A7 (28 nm)
  • Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based)
  • PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics)

iPhone 5C

  • iOS 7, 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)

Audio

  • comes with a stereo loudspeaker
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • Lightning to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter

Battery

iPhone 5

  • Non-removable Li-Po 1440 mAh battery (5.45 Wh)
  • Stand-by Up to 225 h (2G) / Up to 225 h (3G)
  • Talk time Up to 8 h (2G) / Up to 8 h (3G)
  • Music play Up to 40 h

iPhone 5S

  • Non-removable Li-Po 1560 mAh battery (5.92 Wh)
  • Up to 250 h (2G) / Up to 250 h (3G)
  • Up to 10 h (2G) / Up to 10 h (3G)
  • Up to 40 h

iPhone 5C

  • Non-removable Li-Po 1510 mAh battery (5.73 Wh)
  • Up to 250 h (2G) / Up to 250 h (3G)
  • Up to 10 h (3G)
  • Up to 40 h

Display

iPhone 5

  • 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

iPhone 5S

  • 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

iPhone 5C

  • IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 4.0 inches, 44.1 cm2 (~59.9% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 640 x 1136 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)

 

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
  • comes with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
  • USB 2.0

Camera

iPhone 5

Main Camera

  • 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm (standard), 1/3.2", 1.4µm, AF
  • Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
  • Video [email protected]

Selfie Camera

  • Modules 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 35mm (standard)
  • Features face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular
  • Video [email protected]

iPhone 5S

Main Camera

Selfie Camera

  • 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 31mm (standard)
  • face detection, HDR, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular
  • [email protected]

iPhone 5C

Main Camera

  • 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm (standard), 1/3.2", 1.4µm, AF
  • LED flash, panorama, HDR
  • [email protected]

Selfie Camera

Build

iPhone 5

  • Dimensions: 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight: 112 g (3.95 oz)
  • Front glass, aluminum body
  • Nano-SIM

iPhone 5s

  • Dimensions: 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight: 112 g (3.95 oz)
  • Front glass, aluminum body
  • Nano-SIM

iPhone 5C

  • Dimensions: 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight: 132 g (4.66 oz)
  • Front glass, plastic body
  • Nano-SIM