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Apple iPhone 5 now available in Ireland, fans rush in queue

By Harold | September 29, 2012

A week after its official release in the UK and the US, Apple’s newest iPhone smartphone is now available in Ireland. A pack of eager Apple fans urgently stop at various phone shops in Dublin City despite the month’s harsh weather, hoping to be among the first ones to get hold of the sizzling hot

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