Apple to Unveil iPhone 5S September 10

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According to All Things D, Apple is set to announce a media event for September 10th, where it is expected to announce at the very least, the iPhone 5S. A budget iPhone is also rumoured to be released along with iOS 7, although it's expected that OS X Mavericks will not be released on the 10th but shortly thereafter.

While this release comes around the same time of year as last year's iPhone 5 announcement, it comes at a much more important time for Apple. The iPhone 5 did not touch their competitors in terms of screen size or performance and much of the latest iOS was plagued with glitches. This time around, Apple needs to announce a device that is leaps and bounds ahead of the competition. If Apple stays true to form, don't expect that to happen.

Forget about a game-changing phone; if Apple wants to compete with today's top-end smartphones, heck even a Blackberry Z10, they need to release a phone with something larger than a 4" screen and with more than 1GB of RAM. In typical Apple design fashion, the "S" model has never seen a bump in screen size or RAM and if Apple stays true to their past, they need to skip the iPhone 5S and go straight to the iPhone 6.


Allan is tech lover with a special appreciation for Apple products and photography. In his limited spare time, he enjoys cycling and spending time with his two boys.

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