iPhone 5 16GB Prices & Plans

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iPhone 5 16GB

Features

4 inch display
Apple iOS
8MP camera
16GB int. memory
Talk Time: Up to 8 hours
Standby: Up to 9 days 9 hours
58.6mm wide
123.8mm high

Average Score

91/100

I’ve had the opportunity to play around with the latest iPhone for the past several days. I won’t beat around the bush: ...

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iPhone 5 16GB
$179 upfront
Freedom Pop

100% Free Plan

  • Network: Sprint
  • Free talk, text, & data every month
  • Voice calls go via data network
  • Initial $20 Automatic Top-Up
200
Minutes
500MB
Data
$0/mo
+ $199 Upfront
iPhone 5 16GB
$179 upfront
Freedom Pop

Unlimited Talk & Text with 500MB data

  • Network: Sprint
  • First Month Free
  • Voice calls go via data network
  • Free Shipping
  • Deal: First Month Free & Exclusive Prices from WhistleOut
Unlimited
National Talk & Text
500MB
Data
$10.99/mo
+ $179 Upfront
iPhone 5 16GB
$179 upfront
Freedom Pop

Unlimited Talk & Text with 1GB data

  • Network: Sprint
  • First Month Free
  • Voice calls go via data network
  • Free Shipping
  • Deal: First Month Free & Exclusive Prices from WhistleOut
Unlimited
National Talk & Text
1GB
Data
$19.99/mo
+ $179 Upfront
iPhone 5 16GB
$179 upfront
Freedom Pop

100% Free Plan

  • Network: Sprint
  • Free talk, text, & data every month
  • Voice calls go via data network
  • Initial $20 Automatic Top-Up
200
Minutes
500MB
Data
$0/mo
+ $199 Upfront
iPhone 5 16GB
$179 upfront
Freedom Pop

Unlimited Talk & Text with 500MB data

  • Network: Sprint
  • First Month Free
  • Voice calls go via data network
  • Free Shipping
  • Deal: First Month Free & Exclusive Prices from WhistleOut
Unlimited
National Talk & Text
500MB
Data
$10.99/mo
+ $179 Upfront
iPhone 5 16GB
$179 upfront
Freedom Pop

Unlimited Talk & Text with 1GB data

  • Network: Sprint
  • First Month Free
  • Voice calls go via data network
  • Free Shipping
  • Deal: First Month Free & Exclusive Prices from WhistleOut
Unlimited
National Talk & Text
1GB
Data
$19.99/mo
+ $179 Upfront

iPhone 5 16GB Specs

Display

Type Retina Display
Screen Resolution 640 x 1136 pixels
Screen Size 4 inch (10.2 cm)
Touch Screen Yes

Camera

Resolution 8 megapixels
Front Facing -
3D Resolution -
Flash Type LED
Video Camera 1080p

Music and Video

Music Player Yes
Video Player Yes
Video Calls Yes
FM Radio No
Audio Formats AAC, Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3, Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV
Video Formats H.264, .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4, Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) PCM stereo audio in .avi

Physical

Form Factor Slate
Width 58.6 mm
Height 123.8 mm
Thickness 7.6 mm
Weight 112 grams
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro Yes

General

GPS Yes
Battery (2G Talk) Up to 8 hours
Battery (Standby) Up to 9 days 9 hours
App Store Apple App Store
Processor Type A6
Operating System Apple iOS 6
Release Date September 2012

Connectivity

Main Connectivity 4G LTE
Maximum Data Speed 100Mbps
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
USB 2.0 with Lightning Adapter
Bluetooth Yes
Networks GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100, CDMA 800, 850, 900, 1900, 2100
Data Networks LTE (Bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 13, 17, 25) , UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz);

Memory

RAM 1.02GB
Internal 16GB
Expandable -

Messaging

Push Email Yes
Text Messages (SMS) Yes
Picture Messages (MMS) Yes

iPhone 5 16GB Reviews

V.Positive

"I’ve had the opportunity to play around with the latest iPhone for the past several days. I won’t beat around the bush: it’s fantastic."

techcrunch.com
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V.Positive

"Apple has also greatly improved the iPhone's wireless connectivity options, with the addition of LTE being the biggest talking point."

engadget.com
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V.Positive

"The iPhone 5 is a winner that should keep Apple at the front of the smartphone pack. But choosing iPhone 5 vs. a top-of-the line Android alternative isn't a cut-and-dried decision, especially if you're partial to a jumbo display..."

USA Today (usatoday.com)
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V.Positive

"The larger screen – still Retina resolution, at 326ppi, of course – is a great size compromise between the trend toward larger phones of the mobile industry overall, and Apple’s own insistence on a resolutely pocketable device."

slashgear.com
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90/100

"It's quite hard to dislike an iPhone, no matter whether you love or disdain Apple's ethos. It's just so simple, with a quality screen and a real effort made into the design."

techradar.com
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90/100

"The bottom line is this: the iPhone 5 runs on the new A6 processor. Compared to the A5 processor in the iPhone 4S apps now load quicker. For basic tasks you aren't going to notice the speed difference as you whizz around the OS, or loading up your favourite website as Safari isn't hardware accelerat..."

pocket-lint.com
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80/100

"...if you want a great, all-around, beautifully engineered smartphone that covers all bases, here it is. "

cnet.com
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Average Score

(7 Reviews)

91/100
 

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