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Live coverage of Apple`s iPhone 5 event.

Apple event, September 12, 2012 – live updates

  • New nano and touch available in October
  • iPod shuffle, $49. iPod nano, $149. Keeping the 4th gen iPod touch, 16GB at $199. New iPod touch, 32GB, $299.
  • “I think music lovers will love these. We’re going to start shipping these as a standalone accessory. Available today.”
  • “EarPods are designed to direct sound into the ear.”
  • earbuds
  • “We spent 3 years designing new headphones. EarPods.”
  • Looks like an earbud update is coming…
  • ipod touch colors
  • “Five choices, and each one comes with its own loop — color coordinated.”
  • “And for the first time, we’re supporting Siri on the new iPod touch.”
  • “We bring AirPlay mirroring to the iPod touch for the first time.”
  • “We’ve improved the wireless capabilities as well. We have support for 802.11a/b/g/n…”
  • ipod touch loop
  • “You may have noticed there’s a little circle on the bottom of the touch. We call it the loop.” You push the circle and it pops up a loop… for a bracelet. Clumsy Ninja, this is perfect for you.
  • Panorama mode here as well.
  • ipod touch isight camera
  • ipod touch battery life
  • Battery life has been increased on the iPod touch.
  • “We can do things with the iPod touch that we couldn’t do with the last generation.”
  • “And we made it faster. We’re bringing the A5 chip to the new iPod touch.”
  • “We made it out of high quality anodized aluminum.”
  • It’s the same display as the iPhone 5
  • “It’s almost as thin as the nano, but it’s a touch!”
  • “Only 6.1mm thin.”
  • ipod touch 5 generation
  • “Next let’s talk about the iPod touch.”
  • “The longest battery life we’ve ever had in a nano.”
  • “We’ve given it the all new Lighting connector.”
  • “One of the biggest requests we’ve had was for Bluetooth, so we’ve added it.”
  • FM tuner integrated — “It even has live pause, so you can pause or go back and listen to something again.”
  • “And we’re bringing video back to the iPod nano. And it’s widescreen video — and it uses every pixel.”
  • ipod nano colors
  • “It’s really beautiful.”
  • “It comes in really fun colors. 7 different colors.”
  •  the new ipod nano
  • “The thinnest iPod nano we’ve ever created.”
  • “Let’s start with the nano. We’ve had 6 generations of it. But we wanted to reinvent the nano — we thought, what elements do we want to add?”
  • “The iPod is the most popular music player of all time. We’ve sold 350m of them.”
  • Update on the iPod now.
  • New iTunes is available in late October.
  • “We’ve built iCloud right into iTunes.”
  • “We’ve given the artist the ability to share photos with you in your library. Here’s some photos Coldplay is sharing.”
  • “You can also browser your library by artist.”
  • “Each album comes with a feature we call ‘in the store’ where you can see top songs and albums.”
  • new itunes design
  • All available with iOS 6 on September 19th.
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  • New App Store design — Facebook likes integrated in every entry.
  • itunes new design
  • “So here’s our new design for iOS devices.”
  • “Today we’re announcing changes with iPod and iTunes.”
  • “We get really excited when we can make music products better or simpler.”
  • “This is the biggest thing to happen to iPhone since the iPhone.”
  • “If you have an iPhone 4S, 4, 3GS, new iPad, iPad 2… upgrade for free to iOS 6.”
  • Ships to more countries on the 28th.
  • Ships September 21st.
  • iphone prices
  • iPhone 3GS is gone.
  • Same price for the iPhone 4S. $199 $299, $399.
  • “Now you can make a FaceTime call right over the cellular network.”
  • “We also moved to a sapphire lens for the camera.”
  • “We needed to manage space inside the phone carefully. We created a new connector.”
  • “iPhone 5 is the result of this approach. For the first time ever, we’ve increased the size of the display. You can see more of your content, but still comfortably use it with your hand.”
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  • “We take changing the iPhone really seriously. We don’t want to just make a new phone, we want to make a much better phone.”
  • “Again, the thinnest and lightest phone we’ve ever made.”
  • “The iPhone 5 comes in this black color, and also white.”
  • “And we have some great enhancements for accessibility.”
  • “I can post right to my wall with Siri ‘post looking forward to sushi tonight'”
  • “Siri has also learned a lot more about movies, so I can ask ‘can you recommend a good movie in theaters?”
  • passbook iphone 5
  • “Now I’d like to show you Passbook. Here I have a movie ticket, a boarding pass, a card from Starbucks…”
  • vip mail
  • “We now have VIPs in mail. They’re all collected in one place. It’s also easier to flag messages.”
  • safari fullscreen iphone 5
  • “I can get back to any of my content from any of my browsers on the go, it’s called iCloud tabs.”
  • “You can now go into fullscreen mode.” That’s a welcome addition.
  • “Let me show you some enhancements we made to Safari. It looks great on this display.”
  • iOS 6 maps
  • “We’ve also got great satellite imagery.”
  • Now demoing the GPS features.
  • We’ve built a search engine in to find POIs — we have over 100m points of interest.
  • “We are really excited about iOS 6. It has so many new features in it, and I’d like to demo it here on the iPhone 5.”
  • iphone 5 adaptor
  • “So that’s the new lightning connector.”
  • iphone 5 lightning
  • iphone 5 lightning
  • “We use wireless to do a lot of what we used to use cables for.”
  • “You know the iPhone from its start has used the iPod 30 pin connector.”
  • Wideband audio
  • 20% smaller.
  • “Improved speaker design.”
  • “Everything has been updated in iPhone 5, and that goes for the audio system as well.” Three microphones, bottom, front, and back.
  • iPhone 5 camera
  • Front facing camera – HD
  • 1080p video, improved video stability, face detection — you can take photos while shooting video.
  • “It creates seamless transitions between these photos.” Looks like there’s some pretty intense software processing here.
  • “But perhaps the most amazing new feature in the iPhone 5 is called panorama.”
  • “This is 40% faster on photo capture.”
  • iphone 5 isight
  • 25% smaller.
  • iphone 5 isight
  • iphone 5 battery life
  • “So, you can imagine the challenge on the battery life. But we’ve not only matched it… we’ve exceeded that of the iPhone 4S.”
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  • “For the first time, rear view mirrors!”
  • “Full console quality.”
  • “You’re going to see this in many things you do. 2x performance across the board.”
  • iphone5 performance
  • “It’s a huge jump in performance, but 22% smaller.”
  • “Compared to the A5, A6 it’s two times faster.”
  • “So ultrafast wireless doesn’t stop at LTE.”
  • New Wi-Fi, 2.4ghz and 5ghz on 802.11n.
  • “There’s now a single chip for voice and data, and a single radio chip. And we have a unique Apple advantage with a dynamic antenna.”
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  • “We’ve added HSPA+, DC-HSDPA, and yes… LTE.”
  • iphone 5 display
  • “This is the most accurate display in the industry. The touch sensors are integrated right into the display itself. We removed a layer and made it sharper. This is the world’s most advanced display, and I couldn’t be prouder of it.”
  • So, apps can be bigger. Just so we’re clear here.
  • “CNN, now they take advantage of that display. Here’s OpenTable.”
  • “All your software works just like before. But we have given some devs early access.”
  • “You see more of your email in mail. Your calendar shows more events.”
  • iphone 5
  • 1136 x 640 screen resolution
  • “The new screen on iPhone 5 is a 4 inch display.”
  • “The world’s thinnest smartphone.”
  • “It’s the most beautiful product we’ve ever made… we’ll put a video onscreen.”
  • “The average customer uses over 100 apps.
  • 250,000 of those specifically-written for the iPad.
  • “We’ve recently crossed 700,000 apps in the store.
  • tim cook
  • 7m copies of Mountain Lion been sold
  • Talking about how amazing Apple it`s right now
  • And we’re back…
  • New images show an A6 chip and images of Qualcomm’s MDM9615M LTE modem and flash memory provided by Hynix. – link
  • iTunes 11 it`s also confirmed by apple.com search engine – link
  • Apple.com website confirms iPhone 5 name, iPhone LTE and the new iPod Touchlink

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