Tuesday, June 9, 2009
Apple says new iPhone 3G S has more speed and battery life
New Apple iPhone 3G S shows promise with speed, battery life
By Edward C. Baig, USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — On the surface anyway, Apple is giving the smartphone faithful many features they've been clamoring for. The new iPhone 3G S that arrives in the U.S. and certain foreign countries on June 19 adds a better digital camera (3 megapixel, autofocus, still no flash), the ability to shoot and edit video, plus voice controls for making calls or playing back music.
Apple is promising superior battery life (let's hope) and faster performance — the "S" in 3G S signifies "speed." Apple claims it'll render Web pages and launch applications twice as fast on average as the iPhone 3G. We'll see. READ THE REST HERE