It’s Official: iPhone 4S World Phone is here! No iPhone 5


“How do you follow up a hit product like the iPhone 4? … With the iPhone 4s.”, said Schiller from Apple.

So it’s official folks – iPhone 4S World Phone it is.


What’s new?

– Voice assistant: Siri, an intelligent assistant.
– Dual Core A5 chip with up to 7x faster graphics. Amazing for games.
– 1GB RAM
– New antenna will intelligently switch between two antennas to transmit and receive. Better call quality and faster data. Downlink speeds are double the iPhone 4. 5.8 up, 14.4 down
– Improved battery life. 8 hours of 3G talk time, 10 hours of video.
– Unified CDMA and GSM devices into a single world phone.
– 8 megapixel sensor that shoots 3264×2448. Backside illumination with a sensor that gathers 72 percent more light. Hybrid IR filter for better color accuracy. 5 element lens that offers 30 percent more sharpness, f/2.4 aperture.
– 1080p HD video recording. Video image stabilizer. Temporal noise reduction.


Pricing:

16GB for $199*
32GB for $299*
64GB for $399*

iPhone 4 for $99*, 8GB only.

iPhone 3Gs, 8GB for free*.

*On contract

Carriers: AT&T, Verizon, Sprint.

Pre-orders: 7th Oct.

Availability: 14th Oct.

Eventually iPhone will be in 70 countries, on 100 carriers.

iPhone 5 – Not yet.

iPhone 5 coming soon as iPhone 3GS price falls

Apple iPhone 3GS

Major carriers in Australia have dropped their price on the iPhone 3GS deals. The iPhone 3GS is now available for FREE on a $29 Optus Cap Plan over 24 months and a similar deal is also available with Vodafone for a limited time.

Check out all the iPhone 3GS deals here.

Are these the early signs that the iPhone 5 launch is just round the corner?