iPod nano update – large icons for easier navigation, improved fitness tools – $129 for 8 GB, $149 for 16 GB available on store.
iPod touch – in both black and white colors. 8GB sold in $199, $299 for 32 GB, and $399 for 64 GB. In store on October 12th. Shuffle still $49 for the 2 GB model.
iPhone 4S is in similar form factor as that of iPhone 4 but specification are upgraded to make it perform better. The iPone features A5 chip and dual-core graphics that can speed up the performance by up to 7x when compared to iPhone 4. The model features 8 hours of 3G talk time, 6 hours 3G browsing and data speed 14.4 Mbps HSDPA.
New camera – 8MP camera with 3264×2448 resolution with backside illuminated sensor. The new sensor offers 73% more light per pixel when compared to iPhone 4 and it has 33% faster capture speed. The camera also features hybrid IR filter, better color accuracy and uniformity. Five element lens in camera offers 30% more sharpness, f/2.4 aperture, face detection, better white balance, and fast photos when compared to iPhone 4.
Those who were looking forward to iPhone 5 got disappointed as there was no such phone. And, the new phone doesn’t look anything more than the previous version, at least from the outside.
Siri – the voice assistant is something to look forward to in the new operating system iOS 5.
The price of iPhone 3GS (8GB) is offered for free with contract, iPhone4 (8GB) comes for $99 with contract. The new iPhone 4S will come for $199 for 16GB model, $299 for 32GB model, and $399 for a 64GB model with contract.
The new iPhone will be available on October 14 in US, Canada, Australia, the UK, France, Germany, and Japan.