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Apple iPhone 5s

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Apple iPhone 5s

Apple iPhone 5s Physical Specifications


112 grams







Form factor

Touchscreen with minimal buttons

Apple iPhone 5s Functional Specifications

Screen Type

LED-backlit IPS LCD
Touchscreen, capacitive
16M colors

Screen Resolution


Screen Size

4.00 inches ( 10.16 cm)

Phone Memory

16, 32 or 64GB storage

Expansion Slot

No card slot.


GPS with A-GPS support
DC-HSDPA @ 42Mbps
HSDPA @ 21Mbps
HSUPA @ 5.76Mbps
LTE @ 100Mbps
EV-DO Rev. A @ 3.1Mbps
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band
Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP
USB 2.0


8MP with Autofocus
Dual-LED flash
Simultaneous HD video and image recording
Touch focus
Face detection
1080p Video recording at 30fps
720p Video recording at 120fps
Video stabilisation
Secondary 1.2MP camera with 720p video recording at 30fps
Face detection
FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular

Other Features

3.5mm Audio jack
10 hours LTE browsing
40 hours music playback
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
AirDrop file sharing
Siri natural language commands and dictation
iCloud cloud service
Twitter and Facebook integration
iBooks PDF reader
Audio/video player/editor
Document viewer
Image viewer/editor
Voice memo/dial/command
Predictive text input
Music play: up to 40 hours
Battery: 1440mAh Li-Ion

Apple iPhone 5s Operational Specifications


Dual-core 64-bit 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based)

Operating System

iOS 7

2G Standby Time

250.0 hours

2G Talk Time

10.0 hours

3G Standby Time

250.0 hours

3G Talk Time

10.0 hours

More Current Apple deals:

Apple iPhone 5s pricing in South Africa

The cheapest contract price is R169.00
The average contract price is R798.87
The most expensive contract price is R2,229.00

The cheapest prepaid price is R4,790.00
The average prepaid price is R8,607.20
The most expensive prepaid price is R11,490.00


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Apple iPhone 5s Press Release

Apple® today announced that iPhone® 5s, the most forward-thinking smartphone in the world and iPhone 5c, the most colorful iPhone yet, will be available to customers on Friday, September 20 at 8:00 a.m. local time at Apple retail stores and at 12:01 a.m. PDT at the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com). iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c will be available in the US, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore and the UK. iPhone 5s redefines the best smartphone experience in the world with amazing new features all packed into a remarkable thin and light design, including the Apple-designed A7 64-bit chip, all-new 8 megapixel iSight® camera with True Tone flash and introducing Touch ID™, an innovative way to simply and securely unlock your phone with just the touch of a finger. iPhone 5c features an all-new design, packed with features people know and love like the beautiful 4-inch Retina® display, blazing fast performance of the A6 chip, and the 8 megapixel iSight camera—all while delivering great battery life.¹ iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c both offer more LTE bands² than any other smartphone in the world and include all-new FaceTime® HD cameras. iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c feature iOS 7, the most significant iOS update since the original iPhone, featuring a stunning new user interface, completely redesigned with an elegant color palette, distinct, functional layers and subtle motion that make it feel more alive. iOS 7 has hundreds of great new features, including Control Center, Notification Center, improved Multitasking, AirDrop®, enhanced Photos, Safari®, Siri® and introduces iTunes Radio℠, a free Internet radio service based on the music you listen to on iTunes®.³ Every customer who buys an iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c at an Apple retail store will be offered free Personal Setup service, helping them customize their iPhone by setting up email, showing them new apps from the App Store℠ and more, so they’ll be up and running with their new iPhone before they leave the store. In the US, the new iPhones will be available through AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, select Best Buy, RadioShack, Target and Walmart stores and Apple Authorized Resellers.


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