Camera Features Announced Today on Apple’s New iPhone 5S

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The iPhone is now the world’s most-used camera and some interesting improvements are coming to the new 5S. The all-new 8 megapixel iSight camera features a larger f/2.2 aperture and a new, larger sensor with 1.5μ pixels for better sensitivity and low-light performance, resulting in better pictures.

These improvements, along with the Apple-designed image signal processor in the A7 chip and the new Camera app in iOS 7, provide up to two-times faster auto-focus, faster photo capture, automatic image and video stabilization, and better dynamic range. iPhone 5s introduces the new True Tone flash—the world’s first for any camera—that variably adjusts color and intensity for over 1,000 combinations, so photos taken with a flash appear more natural

iPhone 5s also includes a new Burst Mode, Slo-Mo video with 120 fps, a new FaceTime HD camera for better low-light performance and audio-only FaceTime calls with iOS 7.

iPhone 5S Camera Specifications:

  • 8MP camera
  • 1.5 micron pixel pitch
  • Dual LED flash
  • F2.2 aperture
  • Matrix metring AF
  • Apple A7 64 bit processor
  • 250 hours battery life in standby mode

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