iPhone 5 Vs Galaxy S3 Displays Compared

We have already seen a couple of comparisons between various features on the iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S3, and now the guys over at DisplayMate have put the two smartphones displays to the test, along with the display on last years iPhone 4S.

According to the tests that DisplayMate ran on both devices, they both have excellent displays, although they have said that the display on the new iPhone 5 is slightly better than that of the display on Samsung’s Galaxy S3 smartphones.

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Verizon Says iPhone 5 Will Be Unlocked On Its Network

Yesterday we heard that owners of Verizon’s iPhone 5 were reporting that the handset was GSM unlocked, which means it can be used on other mobile networks whilst still on contract with Verizon.

Now Verizon has confirmed that the iPhone 5 is unlocked on their network and it wont be locked in the future, the handset will work with AT&T’s non LTE 4G network and T-Mobile’s network as well as other GSM networks.

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The 24 Karat Gold Plated iPhone 5

If you are worried about your iPhone 5′s casing getting scratched, and have more money than sense then you may want to check out the 24 Karat gold plated iPhone.

The 24 Karat Gold plated iPhone 5 is available in both 24 karat gold and also rose gold, and each one comes individually numbered and also come with a handcrafted wooden box, have a look at the photos below.

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ReadyCase iPhone 5, 4S and 4 Case Is A Cool Idea

Apple’s iPhone 5 went on sale last week, and we have already seen a few iPhone 5 cases, and expect to see quite a few more over the next few weeks, this one is called the ReadyCase and it is an indiegogo project where the designers are trying to raise the money to put it into production.

The ReadyCase is designed to have multiple functions, and it comes with a number of built in features which include a headphone clip, a kickstand, a USB drive, and a lens ring for add on iPhone lenses, have a look at the video of it in action below.

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iPhone 5 Vs Galaxy S3 Drop Test (Video)

Earlier today we saw a video of the iPhone 5 vs the Galaxy S3, the video earlier compared the performance on the two devices, and now we have another video comparing the two handsets.

The guys over at Android Authority decided it would be a good idea to see how well both the iPhone 5 and the Galaxy S3 compared in various drops tests, have a look at the video below.

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Starbucks Headed To Apple’s iOS 6 Passbook App

When Apple released iOS 6, one of the new features that was revealed in the latest version of their mobile OS is Passbook, which is basically a system to store tickets and reward cards etc.

There ere a number of companies available in Passbook when the service launched last week, and now Starbucks has announced that you will be able to use Passbook with Starbucks by the end of the month.

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Apple Sells 5 Million iPhone 5′s In First Weekend

Apple has announced its first weekend sales figures for the iPhone 5, Apple has sold over 5 million iPhone 5s since the device went on sale last Friday, which is 1 million more than they sold of the iPhone 4S on the opening weekend last year.

Apple also announced that they have sold out their initial supply of the iPhone 5 and are working to increase the supply of the handset to meet the massive demand.

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iPhone 5 Tested Against Every Previous iPhone (Video)

Apple’s iPhone 5 is their 6th smartphone, the first iPhone was released back in 2007, the iPhone 2G, and if you are wondering how far the iPhone has come since the first version was released, have a look at the video below, which was put together by Everything Apple Pro.

The video below shows a number of tests, like the device booting up, and web pages loading etc, on every one of Apple’s iPhone models, back from the iPhone 2G to the new iPhone 5.

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Some iPhone 5 Owners Reporting WiFi Problems

Earlier today we heard that a number of iPhone 5 owners were reporting that the back casing on the device was easily scratched, and now it would appear that some iPhone 5 owners are reporting another issue.

According to the guys over at MacRumors, some owners of Apple’s new iPhone 5 are having problems with WiFi, with some devices having really slow WiFi and also no connectivity.

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Apple’s iPhone 5 Gets Some New TV Adverts (Video)

Apple’s iPhone 5 went on sale in the US and Europe last Friday, we are expecting this to be Apple’s most popular iPhone to date and may have some figures on just how many handsets Apple has sold in the first weekend later today.

Now Apple has released four TV adverts to promote its new iPhone 5, which you can see below, the videos show off the majority of the new features on Apple’s iPhone 5.

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Verizon’s iPhone 5 Is GSM Unlocked (Video)

It looks like the new iPhone 5 on Verizon Wireless in the US is GSM unlocked, the guys over at iDownload Blog managed to test this out with an AT&T microSIM card which was cut down to fit the iPhone 5.

Verizon has confirmed that the iPhone 5 on their network is GSM unlocked, which means that you will be able to use the handset with another SIM card even when you are still under contract with Verizon.

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Motorola’s Latest Advert Takes A Jab At Apple’s Maps

Apple’s new Map App seems to be coming under a lot of criticism since it was released with iOS 6 last Wednesday, and now it looks like Google and Motorola are trying to capitalize on criticism of Apple Maps.

Motorola, which is now owned by Google, posted the following photo to their Google+ page, showing Apple Maps on an iPhone next to Google Maps running on the new Droid Razr M, the description under Apple’s iPhone came with the hashtag ‘iLost’.

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