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Everything You Need to Know about the iPhone 5S, 5C & iOS 7

Everything You Need to Know about the iPhone 5S, 5C & iOS 7


Everything You Need to Know about the iPhone 5S, 5C & iOS 7

It's an iPhone weekend as people snap up the new iPhone 5S and 5C, while everyone else downloads the new iOS 7. We have everything you need to know about Apple's latest right here, including a iPhone price comparison between Singtel, StarHub and M1, an iOS 7 compatibility chart and tips to help you get started with iOS 7.

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iPhone 5S, 5C & iOS 7 News & Articles
Apple to Increase Production of iPads and iPhones with New Manufacturing Partners

Apple to Increase Production of iPads and iPhones with New Manufacturing Partners

NEWS / 07 Nov 2013

Sources told AllThingsD that Apple has engaged the help of two Taiwan-based manufacturing firms to increase production of its iPads and iPhones to meet demand for the holiday season and the new year beyond.

Apple iPhone 5C (32GB) review

Apple iPhone 5C - Colorful Fruity Mobile

REVIEW / 18 Oct 2013

The Apple iPhone 5C is meant to be a colorful replacement model of the iPhone 5. Sporting a new polycarbonate body, a slightly larger battery and support for more 4G LTE bands, is the iPhone 5C worth the price tag it is commanding? Let's find out in this review.

Apple Cuts iPhone 5C Production; Increases 5S

Apple Cuts iPhone 5C Production; Increases 5S

NEWS / 17 Oct 2013

According to the Wall Street Journal, Apple has told manufacturers it will reduce orders for the iPhone 5C in the final three months of the year, while increasing production of the iPhone 5S.

Apple iPhone 5S review

Apple iPhone 5S - The Most Advanced iPhone Ever

REVIEW / 26 Sep 2013

The iPhone 5S may look the same as its predecessor, but what it lacks in design innovation, it makes up for in hardware, with a new 64-bit A7 processor, biometric fingerprint sensor, M7 motion coprocessor and dual warm/cold LED flash. But are these enough to make the 5S a must-have upgrade? We find out.

S$988 16GB iPhone 5S Costs Apple About S$250 To Make

S$988 16GB iPhone 5S Costs Apple About S$250 To Make

NEWS / 25 Sep 2013

According to a teardown report by IHS, Apple spends about US$191 on components to build a 16GB iPhone 5S and US$8 on manufacturing the device for a total of US$199 (S$250). This makes it roughly the same as last year's iPhone 5, which IHS estimates cost Apple about US$205.

IK Multimedia Announces Latest AmpliTube App with iOS 7 Support

IK Multimedia Announces Latest AmpliTube App with iOS 7 Support

NEWS / 24 Sep 2013

IK Multimedia has released the latest version of AmpliTube, a full-featured guitar studio and recording app, for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Apple Sets New Sales Record with the iPhone 5S and 5C

Apple Sets New Sales Record with the iPhone 5S and 5C

NEWS / 23 Sep 2013

Apple just announced that it has sold 9 million new iPhones in just three days after its launch on 20 September.

Die Shot of Apple A7 Processor Revealed

Die Shot of Apple A7 Processor Revealed

NEWS / 23 Sep 2013

The die shot of the new Apple A7 processor has been revealed. The 64-bit processor is manufactured by Samsung and has a die size of 102 mm squared, with roughly 1 billion transistors.

iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor Hacked by Chaos Computer Club

iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor Hacked by Chaos Computer Club

NEWS / 23 Sep 2013

The biometrics hacking team at Chaos Computer Club has successfully bypassed the biometric security of Apple's iPhone 5S' fingerprint scanner using a high-res photo of a fingerprint of the phone user taken from a glass surface and a latex mix.

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C Launch in Singapore Today

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C Launch in Singapore Today

NEWS / 20 Sep 2013

The new Apple iPhones are launched today in Singapore, and we visited the telcos to get a gauge of consumers' reception towards the devices.

Shipment Date of Apple iPhone 5S Pushed to October (Update: Gold Version Now 'Unavailable')

Shipment Date of Apple iPhone 5S Pushed to October (Update: Gold Version Now 'Unavailable')

NEWS / 20 Sep 2013

The Apple Online Store (Singapore) just went live for the ordering of the iPhone 5S, but the website indicates a shipment date in October.

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C Telco Price Plans Comparison

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C Telco Price Plans Comparison

FEATURE / 19 Sep 2013

Both the contract-free and 2-year contract prices for Apple's iPhone 5S and 5C have been announced. Here's what you need to know before you purchase the new iPhones.

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C Price Plans Announced by StarHub

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C Price Plans Announced by StarHub

NEWS / 19 Sep 2013

StarHub just announced the price plans for the Apple iPhone 5S and 5C. Hit the link to find out more.

M1 Announces Price Plans for Apple iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C

M1 Announces Price Plans for Apple iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C

NEWS / 19 Sep 2013

Price plans for the Apple iPhone 5s and 5C have been announced by M1. The new iPhones are available from 20 September.

iOS 7 Compatibility Chart - What each iOS Device will Get from iOS 7

iOS 7 Compatibility Chart - What each iOS Device will Get from iOS 7

FEATURE / 19 Sep 2013

Want to find out what iOS 7 features are available on the compatible iOS devices? We take a quick look at what iOS 7 offers for the different Apple devices