Apple Event Live Blog: iPhone 5 Presentation
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11:44 a.m. THE END, FOO FIGHTERS…..
11:42 a.m. UGLY IPODS!!!
11:37 a.m. payed accessory. included in 5 gen ipod touch, 7 gen nano , and new iphone 5
11:34 a.m. New headphones finally called: EarPods. Damn… we need Steve back!!
11:33 a.m. can’t get to excited about the iPod Touch …. it comes in colors, has most of the features in iPhone 5, slower processor with the A5. This is a Kids device. A gaming device. Check out the new colors!
11:23 a.m. New iPod touch, sexy! Bigger screen.
11:21 a.m. bluetooth, 30 hours of music playback, integrates Nike+. No web browser or WiFi. Plain Music Player.
11:20 a.m. new iPod Nano.. UGLY why go with the circled icons? We can definitely see the absence of Steve Jobs here. He would never go for circle.
11:13 a.m. iCloud integration works wonderfully.
11:11 a.m. You can queue songs while playing the song. Really cool feature. Up next lets you see whats next on your play lists. You can have a mini app in your desktop where you can add stuff fast. cool!
11:07 a.m. new desktop iTunes with iCloud integration. Everything now looks just like the iPad version of iTunes.
11:06 a.m. new store design on the iPad and iPhone
11:05 a.m. talking stats and figures about iTunes.
11:05 a.m NEW ITUNES. IPOD.
11:00 a.m. sept 21 release date U.S.A., Canada, UK, France, Germany, Australia, Japan, Hong, Kong, Singapore. Rest of the world by the end of the year.
11:00 a.m. preorder 14 sept
11:00 a.m. $199 16 gb, $299 32 gb $399 64 gb
10:59 a.m. video showing everything we just told you.
10:53 a.m. New Screen, 4G LTE, A6 processor, iSight camera, New Speakers, Connector and iOS6
10:52 a.m.iPhone 5 available in 2 colors, white and black. Aluminum finish on the back for the white one, “slate” finish on the back of the black version.
10:51 a.m. you can post to Facebook…. hope there is a drunk button switch.
10:51 a.m. rotten tomatoes, open table, all integrated to siri. love it. Update Facebook Status with Siri? Check
10:51 a.m. Siri. It now works for sports. Ask NFL scores and it will give it to you. Standings. Fantasy Football. Interesting.
10:50 a.m. this is the future of your wallet. I’ve seen this used in many ways in other countries. It will become a standard on all phones
10:49 a.m. Passbook. The new virtual wallet. movie tickets, starbucks, airplane tickets.
10:45 a.m. 3D maps looks sort of like sim city in a new console. It looks awesome.
10:39 a.m. iOS 6 Just showing the same stuff we already know.
10:38 a.m. New Connector. “Lightning” All digital 8 signal design. Adaptive interface.
10:37 a.m. Noise cancelling improved. New connector. New Mike, New Speakers.
10:36 a.m. Face time HD camera 720 p. Facetime works with 3g ! FINALLY
10:35 a.m. 1080p video, stabilization improved. Face detection up to 10 people. Take photos while shooting video
10:34 a.m. panorama mode is simply put in photos to give a panoramic view: up to 28 megapixels all together.
10:33 a.m. iPhone 5 camera pretty similar to 4s with enhancements. New Panorama view. 40% faster photo capture. Pretty fast!
10:30 a.m. the camera… iSight….very impressive
10:30 a.m. Battery Life:
10:26 a.m. Graphics look pretty awesome. Very Impressive! Smooth Frame Rate and cool reflections.
10:25 a.m. Time to Demo the new Chip with EA Studios. FIFA? Madden? Need for Speed? Lets see what this does to the graphics.
10:24 a.m. New chip: A6 , surprise!! 2x faster than the A5
10:24 a.m. 4G Baby
10:22 a.m. GPRS, EDGE, EV-DO, HSPA. Now: HDPA+, DC-HSPDA, and LTE (4G) Better WiFI
10:20 a.m. less glare in screen. Touch sensors are now built into the display.
10:19 a.m. apps wont be stretched with new aspect ratio, black bars on the sides (just like tv). Everything has extra room to show more real estate. Its a tad larger screen that works pretty good. Not that big, but just enough to compete with newer phones.
10:16 a.m. Retina Display 326 pixels per inch (the same), New Screen 4 inch display. 16:9 aspect ratio.
10:15 a.m. aluminum back, glass front. 18% thinner than the iPhone 4s. 112 grams. 20% lighter.
10:14 a.m. its just like the leaks. The exact same phone
10:13 a.m. Official Name: iPhone 5
10:12 a.m. 700,000 apps. 250,000 iPad apps. 400 million iOS devices.
10:09 a.m. iPad simply dominating the opposition.
10:07 a.m. still pimping themselves with stats on sales, iPad sold 84 million until last quarter.
10:05 a.m. Mountain Lion, Retina Display Macbook Pro #1 market share last three months, in the U.S.
10:04 a.m. showing off barcelona store
10:03 a.m. like always, Cook is going to talk about retail stores, and how they’re the biggest company in the world bla bla..
10:01 a.m. Tim Cook on stage “We’ve got some really cool stuff to show you”.
10:00 a.m. lights down and it begins!
9:54 a.m. Welcome to The Republika live Blog for the Apple Event where the iPhone 5 is expected to be revealed. The Press is ready, people are ready, lets get it on!