I have Iphone5 and S3 the s3 is a lovely phone but it lags like crazy compared to the iphone 5 the apps crash loads more and the graphical side of things look poor compared to the Iphone the user interface is complicated IOS is nice and simple to use and runs smooth
personally i dont care if i cannot customize my home screen or my keyboard....i just what a phone that works and operates smoothly and one that has the best app development.... Apple doesnt need Quad core CPU's
AnonD-184602, 12 Sep 2013lol at the fandroids who take their time and read all the comments on Apple and 5s and try so ... moreTrying to put this politely and I'm an iPhone owner from generation 2 but all you iPhone owners and fans sound like you have a real chip on your shoulders.
The 5s is miles behind what Samsung, HTC and various other companies are offering. The pictures on the Nokia and Samsund absolutely knocks spots off the iPhone 5 and the 5s doesn't look much better. Put a HTC one next to iPhone 5 and run through wi fi and the iPhone lags behind massively. As an iPhone owner really really disappointed.
How about a new design, same old, same old, can you imagine if ford or BMW always brought out the same design. Nobody would buy them and people would get really bored. Get a hold of yourself Apple and start trying to compete again, arrogance has been the fall of many societies/empires let alone a business
AnonD-185745, 12 Sep 2013its only graphics benchmarks that are good and i must admit that i am amazed by iphones gpu bu... moreI change my iphone 4s , jailbreaked and etc to HTC ONE. This is a rubbish you think> Apple is borring, the same design during 5 years. Nothing new, stay on apple if you want
Android Man, 12 Sep 2013wow 1.7ghz dual wow. so 2012. same phone different name. = big fat flop. be like Samsung innov... moreThe dual core 1,3ghz dual core A6 of The iphone 5 run MUCH better, smoother and snappier that any quad core or "octa" core (LOL) outhere. Stop trolling in IPHONE reviews iphone frustrated haters. Go with your craps!
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Point to consider. iphone 5 has 1440 mAh battery.
iphone 5s has 1570 mAh battery.
A difference of 130 mAh improvement from the previous model.
wow 1.7ghz dual wow. so 2012. same phone different name. = big fat flop. be like Samsung innovate try something new. Apple will be going like blackberry. extinct.
AnonD-184602, 12 Sep 2013lol at the fandroids who take their time and read all the comments on Apple and 5s and try so ... moreA quick FYI HTC phones are most expensive in India and your more premium iPhone costs less than many other phones.
iPhone users buy iPhone cause It's iPhone.Android was laggy 2 years back but now It's smooth as silk and even ios 7 is behind it.And apple could have gone with 1080p gorgeous screen and quad core CPUs but it don't have a choice.Here's why :
1.ios doesn't support 1080p resolution just like window 8.
2.No quad core CPU support.
3.If they increase their screen size even a bit their preexisting apps won't work on the new screen sized phone.So they have to redesign all the existing apps to be compatible
The phone is nice ...4inch screen is perfect because big screen like 5 inch or more make the phone bulgy....os is nice and i like the concept of colors ehich they have brought....the most amazing feature is the finger print scanner which is awsome and giving the phone a new light...but the one thing i dont understand is iphone uses dual core processor while samsung and other android use quad...and the thing is that iphone runs more smoothly with better graphics....the phone looks superior but the price is high well it is not much different but it is high...i suggest to buy this phone
AnonD-184602, 12 Sep 2013I sold my used 4s which was running with no lag and indeed very speedy on ios6 and bought a S4... more>>" S4 was using 1.2gb ram for backend processes "
Android is based on Linux and it uses RAM for caching and other processes.Check this for more info :
If your phone or app needs more RAM , System will automatically clears up the RAM for the process.
Its not a problem.
Having free RAM means sitting idle and wasting it.
Its like being unemployed Vs doing some kind of a job.
My iPad got up heated lots of times and so does my iPod Touch.Don't tell me that iPhones don't heat up.I see many users complaining.
They do heat up after prolonged usage.
>>" And the fact that now samsung is moving on and releasing snapdragon 800, they just move on and dont care about their customers and what they just recently paid so much for. Now they have decided to release 64 bit! "
Tell me one iOS app which utlizes 64-bit architecture ? Only some.Almost every developer will write apps for 32 bit system only.64-bit is useful when you need more than 4GB of RAM.
Next Galaxy may have 4GB RAM , So Samsung is ready to move for 64-bit architecture just for safety measure instead of rushing in 2015 when they make phones with more than 4GB RAM.
"Why did the iPhone 5 (DUAL CORE) do better vs the Galaxy S3 (Quad Core)? People on here dont read or listen they just go mad because we called their S4/S4 slow or laggy!"
>>Can you send an E-Mail by attaching a document and a photo on your iPhone ? Oh wait......... you can't.You can do that on Android because of file system.
You can't perform such a basic feature on that.You must go back to a PC or laptop for that.
Like I said before , lot of basic features are missing in iOS right from start.
Android lags little but it has so many useful features and functionality over iOS.
Turn off all junk on GS4 what you don't use at all.Phone will run very decent.
Some apps are bad on Android because developers are poorly coding/porting them over.
But majority work fine.
Can you tell me what quality are you missing ?
"They work uniquely, they intorduced a new chip which works faster, better GPU and more LTE support but keeping the phone small, slim and a 4inch which most Apple users find perfectly ok if not they are free to go for a Note 2/3."
>>Dude , You believe all that crap ? In 2007 they said that 3.5 inch display is perfect and now they say 4 is perfect.
If they make bigger display , then :
1.they must increase GPU to maintain same performance while maintaining more pixels
2.They must increase battery size
3.They must add weight
So they are putting low resolution screen and small size one just for profits.
Their target is to make iPhone around $200 to manufacture and sell at $6xx - $8xx.
They want profits , that's why instead of selling iPhone 5 at lower price , they introduced a plastic 5C for profits with last year hardware.
Now GPU , Just tell me what games do you play on iPhone ? I usually like playing simple games like subway surfers or temple run etc. on my devices.
Those graphic intensive games are crap , they get repetitive over time and filled with In-app purchase junk (yeah both on Android and iOS) , I prefer playing on PC or console anyday.
AnonD-184602, 12 Sep 2013lol at the fandroids who take their time and read all the comments on Apple and 5s and try so ... moreI think u r rite bro..android is the most boring and overrqted os of all time...android users should better play with plastic toys rather than spending their's money on all those cheap and boring android phones...i really hate samsung and other android brands
Well i have never had an iphone and am not in the position to say anything to me a phone should be as elegant and simple as iphone as it has always been. i hve never been a fan of big screens anyway so no matter what whether they bring any major change to it or not its more practical and easy to carry around and yes i am definitely getting a iphone 5s which is gonna be my firs ever iphone after all these years!!! And dont get me wrong im a fan of simplicity and yes i have carried androids but the problem as the software gets updated the android phones tend to get slower and slower and freeze smtimes swell. Still no hate for either of these system android or ios both are perfect in there own ways!! hahahahaha suck on that suckkas criticism are best if they are not about choosing sides!!!
AnonD-78939, 12 Sep 2013I just lol'ed at your comment.
iPhone is over-priced and its evident from the profit what... moreI sold my used 4s which was running with no lag and indeed very speedy on ios6 and bought a S4 which for once i thought would be a good idea to try android on a quad core high spec phone.
For more then 2 weeks of having the phone it did terribly bad. It has nice touch, i did have a "wow" on the camera features and overall of the phone but it didnt make me as satisfied as iPhone 5...
- Cheap material
- The phones back cover and screen got HOT during use
- Apps are not as good as iOS they lack graphic quality
- S4 was using 1.2gb ram for backend processes
- WiFi had glitches with my TP LINK router
- Apps are glitchy, lag not all but some/most
And the fact that now samsung is moving on and releasing snapdragon 800, they just move on and dont care about their customers and what they just recently paid so much for. Now they have decided to release 64 bit!
Why did the iPhone 5 (DUAL CORE) do better vs the Galaxy S3 (Quad Core)? People on here dont read or listen they just go mad because we called their S4/S4 slow or laggy!
Its not about the spec game, Apple could have just made 5s have a Quad Core and larger screen with 13MP would that make us happy?
They work uniquely, they intorduced a new chip which works faster, better GPU and more LTE support but keeping the phone small, slim and a 4inch which most Apple users find perfectly ok if not they are free to go for a Note 2/3.
AnonD-184602, 12 Sep 2013They still havnt done any camera comparison or overall speed hence why i didnt say its better ... moreits only graphics benchmarks that are good and i must admit that i am amazed by iphones gpu but calling other phones cheap and rubbish is why fandroids hate all those cocky apple fans
Apple yo dead now like my heart Nokia what you are thinking Sony and Samsung eating you