Apple have done it again this year by releasing 2 devices with the backbone name iPhone 5. Since the release of iPhone 4g, Apple later released iPhone 4s which did not have much difference from the iPhone 4g. Most would wonder whether the new iPhone 5 releases would differ in functionality and design from the current iPhone 5 which was released last year. Well keep reading and find out more on the two devices.
The iPhone 5s has more features compared to theiPhone 5c and even packs more hardware. The iPhone 5c appears to be a step down in terms of manufacturing strength by the gurus at Apple as it has a plastic case.
View the table below to see a side by side comparison between the 2 devices.
|iPhone 5c||iPhone 5s|
|Screen Size (inches)||4.0||4.0|
|Versions (memory in GB)||16, 32||16,32,64|
|Processor Type||A6 – 1.3GHZ||A7 – 1.7 GHZ|
|iOS||iOS 7||iOS 7|
|Video||1080p @30fps||1080p @30fps, 720p @120 fps|
|Secondary Camera (Megapixels)||1.2||1.2|
|Color||White, Blue, Green, Yellow, Pink||Black/Slate, White/Silver, Gold|
|Extra features||No Fingerprint sensor.||Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID)|
*fps – frames per second
As you can see the iPhone 5s has more features compared to the iPhone 5c. IPhone 5s has a greater processor than the iPhone 5c and it’s much lighter. Video functionality is enhanced on the iPhone 5s. The iPhone 5s comes with an added feature: Fingerprint sensor that provides enhanced security.
The iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s were released more or less at the same time, in September. They are both competing for the limelight. Stay tuned as we monitor and discover who will outshine the other in terms of sales and positive reviews.