Apple iPhone 5

Added: 05.16.14 | Updated: 04.30.24
  • Model: iPhone 5
  • Brand: Apple
  • Rating: 4.28 out of 5 (47 votes)
  • Price: 340 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2012
  • Dimensions: 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm
  • Weight: 112 g
  • Chipset: Apple A6 (32 nm)
  • Built-in memory: 16/32/64 GB
  • Screen: LED-backlit IPS LCD 4 inches
  • Battery: 1440 mAh
  • Rear camera: Single, 8MP
  • Front camera: Single, 1.2MP

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Apple iPhone 5 specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Apple iPhone 5 Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Apple iPhone 5

Other names

Supported LTE Networks

Launch date

2012, September

Apple iPhone 5 PricePrice

First price

340 EUR

Apple iPhone 5 dimension, size, weightDesign


4.87 in (123.8 mm)


2.31 in ( 58.6 mm)


0.3 in ( 7.6 mm)


3.95 oz (112 grams)

Build materials

Front glass, aluminum body

Water resistant


Black/Slate, White/Silver


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Apple iPhone 5 screenScreen

Technology LED-backlit IPS LCD

4 in

Screen Area

44.1 cm2


640 x 1136 px

Points per inch

326 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass, oleophobic coating

Screen protector

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Apple iPhone 5 ProcessorHardware


- Apple A6 (32 nm)


- Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based)


- PowerVR SGX 543MP3 (triple-core graphics)

Apple iPhone 5 Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR2

Memory Card Slot


Apple iPhone 5 SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 10.3.3

User Interface

Apple iPhone 5 main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm (standard), 1/3.2'', 1.4µm, AF


LED flash, panorama, HDR

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Apple iPhone 5 selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-1.2 MP, f/2.4, 35mm (standard)


face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular

Video Recording 720p@30fps

Apple iPhone 5 Cellular BandsCellular

-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - GSM A1428 
CDMA 800 / 1900 / 2100 - CDMA A1429
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - GSM A1428 
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - CDMA A1429
-4G - LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) - GSM A1428 
LTE 700 / 850 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 - CDMA A1429 
LTE 850 / 1800 / 2100 - GSM A1429
SIM Card Nano-SIM
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
SAR EU 0.95 W/kg (head)     0.90 W/kg (body)    
SAR 1.18 W/kg (head)     1.18 W/kg (body)    

Apple iPhone 5 wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, LE
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector

Apple iPhone 5 Battery type and CapacityBattery


1440 mAh


 Non-removable Li-Po


Standby - Up to 225 h (2G) / Up to 225 h (3G)
Video playback - Up to 8 h (2G) / Up to 8 h (3G)
Audio playback - Up to 40 h



Apple iPhone 5 sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio No
Others -16-bit/44.1kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic


Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Other specifications


-Siri natural language commands and dictation

Performance Benchmark

Apple iPhone 5 antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 7 Score13215 (Position 1767 out of 2128)

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Apple. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Review of Apple iPhone 5

iPhone 5 was released and it has all the features and improvements that people were looking for. The design is lighter and has a larger display, and battery life has also improved. This is an upgrade from the iPhone 4S.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Apple iPhone 5 cost?

The price of the Apple iPhone 5 varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 340 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Apple iPhone 5 come out?

Apple iPhone 5 mobile was launched on in these colors: Black/Slate, White/Silver.

What is the size and weight of Apple iPhone 5 ?

The Apple iPhone 5 has dimensions of Height: 123.8 mm Width: 58.6 mm Thickness: 7.6 mm and weighs approximately 112 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Apple iPhone 5?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 4 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 640 x 1136 px at a pixel density of 326 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Apple iPhone 5 have?

Device comes with chipset Apple A6 (32 nm) with processor Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based). Apple iPhone 5 is available with internal memory of 16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR2.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Apple iPhone 5?

The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm (standard), 1/3.2'', 1.4µm, AF and features like LED flash, panorama, HDR

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Apple iPhone 5?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 35mm (standard) and features like face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular