New technical specifications for the iPhone 5 just don’t make the magic mark for me, what ever happened to the clear phone concept? And why didn’t it ever come out, they have the technology for this:
When it comes to deflating expectations, Apple chief Tim Cook takes Centre stage! This Wednesdays launch of the new Apple iPhone 5 was a huge disappointment. Expectations were high and that it would be more than a revamping of the old iPhone 4 and 4s. A thinner profile, with minor hardware upgrades is all that Apple had to offer its customers. Let’s not get into the new cable, which completely renders all other existing apple products useless.
The event was held at the Yerba Buena Centre for the Performing Arts in San Francisco. The new handset that has a mildly larger screen was showcased by none other than Apples new Failer CEO Tim Cook. This new phone has a new operating system iOS 6 mobile, which is only a little better than the previous version compromising any new major advancement against the industry competition. Google (GooG), Samsung (SSNLF), Microsoft (MSFT), and a few other’s clearly rival the large markets of mobile computing which Apple could have taken if not for its blunder showcase of the new iPhone 5 this Wednesday.
This semi-failure clearly shows apples incompetence in leading the way for new Smartphone products. Since the companies co-founder and CEO, Steve Jobs death last year. Tim Cook has not been able to deliver on Mr. Jobs promise of telling everyone that they will continue to show amazing new products in the future. Apple’s marketing guru Phil Schillers comments on the new iPhone 5 clearly misleads the public into new apple trickery when he says, ” We have the most beautiful device that we’ve ever made.” One can tell by even a quick glance that the iPhone 4 or even the 4s for that matter, almost matches the iPhone 5 in every way. Why would anyone who owns an iPhone 4 switch to an almost identical Smartphone?
Mr. Cooks copy cat appearance, down to the black shirt and jeans cannot hide the fact that he does not match the leadership of the late Steve Jobs. This larger screen with its advancement of a fifth row of icons on its home screen isn’t even an improvement. A lot of what was said at the product launch was hype. The iPhone 5 will be larger, and faster while connecting to new networks doesn’t take away the awe factor of major new advancements in the Smart phone industry! Are these even real improvements? Shouldn’t these upgrades be applied to the older iPhone 4 and 4s? I really love the fact that the iPhone sported a front and back glass panel. Doesn’t everyone catch on that the metal back is much cheaper to produce? Cutting the costs of manufacturing and lying to everyone that it is major improvement is deception! You can directly blame Apples new CEO Tim Cook for allowing this trickery to take place.
There some basic overall improvement to talk about. One is the new A6 chip set, that almost doubles the CPU speed allowing graphics and processing power to take place. However, these are only standard improvements dictated by the manufacturing industry. Where is the magic that everyone wanted to see with a brand new product launch? The ability to have games played more seamlessly is only a mild added touch. Everything else seems to be the same, just a fractional noticeable difference.
There was some criticism of the Sanfransico launch that Mr. Cooks mannerism was somewhat withdrawn, that his mood seems to less than enthusiastic. Could this be the subconscious realization that their new product was less than wonderful. The previous launch of the iPhone 4 was a major success, smash down the walls of where the industry was headed. Basically if it wasn’t for the iPhone 4, most cellular providers would still be forcing everyone to use an old outdated 3g network. While the iPhone 4 and the desire to own a world changing device indirectly blackmailed cell network providers to re-invest millions of dollars to introduce a new and better 4g service. I just don’t see this with the new iPhone 5 at all, the ability to connect to slightly different services is just not the same. Dual Band wifi does not take away from the fact that all major cellular providers want to squash this industry from taking off. We just don’t see serious wifi taken off, mapping or covering a large area of a city or anything like this. I don’t think anyone was expecting the see a brand new 5g service being introduced, but it most certainly takes away from the magic that was once present with a recently older product. That in my view is basically the same!