A college graduating student with hectic academic and extra-curricular activities at the university; a traveling life insurance or real estate agent with tons of clients to meet in a day; a food blogger who cannot afford to be offline for a few hours; a well-organized mother who prefers to see her daily to-do list with just a touch of the screen— these are just a few people who rely on the iPhone 5 or 5s in making their lives easier and more convenient for various reasons.
Switching from another brand to Apple’s iPhone 5? Learning the basics as to how you can familiarize yourself with its features, advantages and benefits is actually stress-free. You will be surprised at the many ways you are ought to use it instead of simply turning on the Wi-Fi or making a call to your friends.
A Quick Look at the iPhone 5
Here’s the iPhone 5 User Guide in PDF format.
The iPhone 5 Comes With……
Upon purchasing the iPhone 5, you are receiving the Apple headset, connecting cable, and USB power adapter. iOS is the operating system used in this high-end single SIM smartphone. With this operating system, an easy tap takes you from one application to the next. For example a simple swipe brings you from one image on the gallery to the next. Want to zoom in or out of the map? Pinch your fingers together.
No Time to Get Bored
Make that 30-minute to one hour train or bus ride worthwhile in a relaxing way. The iPhone 5 has a 4-inch touchscreen retina display with 640 x 1136 pixels which allows you to read e-books or watch recent movie trailers on YouTube comfortably. Make use of your media library of songs, artists or albums especially when that 2pm slump kicks in at work; find a good music to keep you awake for a few minutes and jump right back to your desk tasks. Download podcasts or audio books you may have missed because of your hectic schedules, and listen to them before bedtime.
Out in the City
If you are the planner type of person when it comes to going out with family and friends so as not to waste precious time, the iPhone 5’s 64-bit dual core processor is your ally. With this feature, you get speedy results on your Google search of screening times for that most-awaited film of the summer. Look up on the internet which restaurants are near the cinema. Planning to go to Las Vegas for a weekend trip with your spouse? Save time finding the places to go to or the shows to watch by tapping Chrome on your iPhone.
While there are many gestures and interface control elements one can use, this smartphone also features a personal assistant known as Siri that allows your voice to make spoken commands for setting reminders, sending messages, placing calls and more. Imagine your usual busy self in a coffee shop checkout line and you suddenly remembered that you need to send a message or make a call to your office superior real quick. Let Siri do the job for you. You can operate your phone just by simple spoken commands.
The iPhone 5 has a 1GB random access memory for apps and data storage, and a whopping 16GB internal storage for your own files. Download apps as many as you want for work, social media, movies, music and more without having to worry about the storage. You have 1GB’s worth of memory for your chosen applications alone. Want all of those PDF files, Power Point presentations, or sales spreadsheets on your phone for quick access anytime and anywhere? You have another 16GB’s worth of memory for those files. Treat your iPhone 5 like a USB storage and you wouldn’t have to worry about keeping your phone full with work files.
Keep Memories Forever
How does the 8-megapixel rear camera and 1.2-megapixel front camera sound? Capture pictures from any occasion or your travels like a pro, with or without a flash, only with the help of your iPhone 5. Capture videos that are sharp to the sight with a resolution up to 1080p at 30fps. Want to share your images or videos in seconds? Easily connect via Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or USB for media sharing.
The iPhone 5 usage for work, travel, leisure or as a way of life has limitless possibilities. Work with calendars, print photos from your iPhone, get and play music, read and send emails, make domestic and international calls, connect on social media, and many more. Complete tasks or keep yourself entertained just by using this 3.95 oz. and 4.87” x 2.32” x 0.30 inch smartphone.