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Originally Posted by subywrex Technically I believe this article is wrong. To actually double the resolution of the iPhone 5 that would require 2242 x 1250 which is 4x the...
05-29-2013, 11:55 AM #41
I agree it'd be an unnecessary improvement, but I could see Apple doing it just to stay competitive in specs with flagship Android devices.
05-29-2013, 12:18 PM #42
I doubt they'd do that. I imagine they'd rather implement the flexible screen technology that uses less power and is harder to break. All of course while upholding the great retina display.
05-29-2013, 02:30 PM #43
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05-29-2013, 02:43 PM #44
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05-30-2013, 04:13 AM #46
Perhaps the rumoured res increase is a prelude to a screensize increase.
The two main sale-losers for Apple are screensize and non-Flash support.
If everybody who'd jumped the Apple ship because of screensize had had a larger-screen iPhone option, it would be Samsung and its Android-cohorts licking their wounds instead - but Jobs was always a slave to his non-commercial and misguided principles of design 'philosophy' .... which don't appear to have done Samsung sales a great deal of harm, with their 4.8", 5.0", 5.3" and now 5.8" screen options.
05-30-2013, 07:53 AM #47
05-30-2013, 09:06 AM #48More battery please!!!
05-31-2013, 06:34 AM #49
Apple will never divulge the fact, but poor battery-life is caused be restoring a new iPhone from a backup made on an old one (different model, say 4 to 4S).
I've tried this on several different iPhones and it's been the same story - 3 or 4 times the battery life from an iPhone set up as a new device.
Clearly, Apple regards divulging this as a sales-loser - but it's a fact of digital life common to all devices.
I used to moderate on a section of the biggest PC-overclocking forum back when it was amdmb.com - and the number one issue was OS problems that arose from restoring OS images after a BIOS update (effectively the same as a hardware update).
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06-03-2013, 12:16 AM #50
06-03-2013, 04:21 AM #51