iPhone 5S might be delayed due to a 4.3-inch display switch

17 July, 2013
The next iPhone might be delayed until the end of the year because of an alleged screen size bump.

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  • deserthawk

brynn, 17 Jul 2013100% agree are people buying a phone or a TV set????? Folk wa... moreI prefer the 5.5" screen of my phone for reading and replying to my e-mails on the go and would never think of going back to a smaller screen. I remember how hard it was on my previous phones' 4.3".

  • deserthawk

brynn, 17 Jul 2013100% agree are people buying a phone or a TV set????? Folk wa... moreI prefer the 5.5" screen of my phone for reading my e-mails on the go and would never think of going back to a smaller screen. I remember how hard it was on my previous phones' 4.3".

Anonymous, 18 Jul 2013Antutu speed tests say otherwise. Tests are useless, real life performance is which matters.

Anonymous, 18 Jul 2013The inside looks like a electronics junkyard. No wonder Apple do... moreI guess haters just hate :D

"Again, as with any piece of Apple hardware, the inside is just as good-looking as the outside. How many companies take that kind of care into designing its products? Not many. A few more shots of the iPhone 5 teardown follow below."

http://www.bgr.com/2012/09/20/...e-5-teardown i dont know how it could look better.

  • TheOne

I don't think this is true. Why another screen change after the whole iphone 5 fiasco where all developers had to stretch their apps to fit the new resolution. I mean they could keep the resolution,but that would bring the ppi down.

  • Anonymous

Really dont care how big it is vertically, juz hope they dont increase horizontally coz its really gonna be uncomftable.

Jack Package, 18 Jul 2013pis$ pore job assembling. The battery wrapping alone is nauseati... moreMate, seriously, who cares?

  • Anonymous

I think the physical size of the iPhone is ideal. I also don't think this rumor is true. Although, if Apple were to up the size of their screen slightly, they could do so by eliminating some of the bezel from around the screen. Doing so could allow for a .3" increase in diagonal screen size, while also retaining the "ideal" form factor of how the iPhone fits in the user's hand. I wouldn't be surprised to see it on an iPhone 6, but not on an iPhone 5S.

Anonymous, 18 Jul 2013The inside looks like a electronics junkyard. No wonder Apple do... morepis$ pore job assembling. The battery wrapping alone is nauseating. And with the price tag they demand, just wow. Really apple?

  • Anonymous

Anonymous, 18 Jul 2013" It'll probably have the same dual-core CPU, or slightly o... moreAntutu speed tests say otherwise.

  • Anonymous

The inside looks like a electronics junkyard. No wonder Apple dont let you to take the back off.

  • Anonymous

Anonymous, 18 Jul 2013" It'll probably have the same dual-core CPU, or slightly o... moreOf course its minutely faster when it's running through system wide restriction and mainly acting as an app launcher

  • TheBeatStealer

Well, iPhone 5 owners won't switch to the S model cause its worthless. But as a phone, it's great.

  • Rohit Ranjan Malik

I Like It......So Happy.

  • Anonymous

Samsung Galaxy s2 all the way xD.... lame

  • Anonymous

Anonymous, 18 Jul 2013Apple has always said that 4.3" is the perfect size for a p... more" It'll probably have the same dual-core CPU, or slightly overclocked, and maybe a 12MP camera. That's an iPhone upgrade. And people say the S4 was no upgrade over the S3."

The more important is GPU, its going to have quadcore graphics. Where you need cpu speed when Apple devices already are very very fast? they work faster than those quadcore androids. So why add more expensives parts if there's no much of use for them?

like i said its much more important to upgrade GPU. Se devs can made even better and better looking games.

Whatever happened to the perfect size for one handed operation? Oh well. You gotta do what you gotta do. But if its gonna be wider, that would be 1 more column for apps. But the aspect ratio would be awkward.

  • Anonymous

Please be informed that there is no 5S it's iPhone 6

  • Anonymous

Anonymous, 18 Jul 2013Nowaday,anything less than 5inches are crap..That's what she said!

  • M-i20

What happened to “Apple already had the perfect format”
3.5 inches was the one and only size, and "4-inch Android phones looked like skateboards" ??