The reviews for the latest Apple devices and software are out.
Reviewers, journalists, and critics alike have ripped the foundations and fundamentals of Apple’s latest creations — the premium iPhone 5s, the low-cost iPhone 5c, and the next-generation iOS 7 software — and given their verdict.
Here are snippets of some of the other reviews from around the Web late on Tuesday:
AnandTech’s Anand Lal Shimpi gave a deep and thorough 13-page review of the premium Apple smartphone. The highest praise fell on the hardware features, notably the Apple A7 processor and M7 motion controller, which was described as “futureproof.” But some criticism fell in what Apple missed out, like as a slightly larger display, which in his view had “room for another sweet spot above 4-inches.”
While I don’t believe the world needs to embrace 6-inch displays, I do feel there is room for another sweet spot above 4-inches. […] If you prefer iOS for your smartphone — the iPhone 5s won’t disappoint. In many ways it’s an evolutionary improvement over the iPhone 5, but in others it is a significant step forward. Continue reading
Recent photos shows banners of new iOS 7 and Mac OS X getting ready for the WWDC 13.Here are some photos.
The current Internet scuttlebutt has it that when Tim Cook takes the stage on Monday for the WWDC keynote, he will not only unveil iOS 7, but a new, flatter ‘look’ for the entire mobile operating system spearheaded by Jony Ive. This would bring the look of iOS closer to modern design principles employed by the likes of Google and Microsoft, and finally flush Scott Forstall’s skeuomorphism turd.
You can find the interactive iOS7 concept here. King explains his thinking when designing the OS:
Based on a combination of leaked photos and the new WWDC app highlighted in our iOS 7 rumour round-up, changes to the OS will likely consist of a flatter aesthetic and less gradients.
As a Mac user it feels great to have feature like Airdrop.Now as per 9to5mac.com report Apple plans to have Airdrop like filesharing feature for iOS 7.As we all know that Apple is going to launch new iOS 7 at WWDC 2013 on June 10 reports suggest that Apple is testing new iOS 7 which include Airdrop.Even last year reports claimed that new iOS Continue reading