A quick glance at Apple iPhone 5

Apple iPhone 5Apple has recently come up with its much anticipated iPhone 5. The latest smartphone from Apple promises an upgraded OS and naturally a better performance than its predecessor iPhone 4S. Are you intrigued to know more about iPhone 5? Well, the post below presents a short note highlighting in the amazing features of the latest Apple phone.

To start with, the new Apple smartphone has been powered with iOS6 OS, the most cutting edge version of Apple OS. The new upgraded PS assures a hassle-free use sans any sort of hidden menu- you will find all applications laid out clearly before you. When it comes to design, iPhone 5 promises incredible lightweight assuring convenient handling. You are getting a 4” screen display as well 8 MP camera that captures 40x quicker in comparison to the earlier iPhone 4S- and that too with improved low-light & enhanced noise reduction. The new Apple smartphone supports Panorama that lets you to shoot up till 240 0 within single motion. Then, the new Apple smartphone also ensures better video stabilization facilitating HD video recording at 1080p. The phone has been engineered with nano-SIM slot that includes 15 percent slimmer SIM than the regular ones.

In regards to processor, the iPhone 5 is backed by A6 processor that ensures 2 times quicker operation and 2 times enhanced graphic performance in relation to its earlier version. iPhone 5 has been made ideal for additional power requirements and graphic-heavy games. Besides, the iPhone 5 too includes Siri, akin to its predecessor but this time you are getting a smarter assistant. For example, the iPhone 5 Siri can launch applications for you, reserve tables at restaurants, look for film tickets and many other tasks which was not possible for iPhone 4S Siri. The phone is compatible with LTE wirefree technology.

Is Antivirus Protection On Smartphones A Necessity?

Antivirus Protection On SmartphonesSmartphones have become an integral part of our daily lives today. Normally when you purchase a smartphone, the shopkeeper will advise you to install antivirus software so that you can browse the web from your smartphone without any difficulty. But majority of the people including you might not take this advice very seriously. It is really not clear whether you should or should not install antivirus software on your newly purchased smartphone.

Smartphones allow the users to send and receive mails on a regular basis. Thus it means that you must also be using your email via your smartphone. Sometimes the emails you receive might contain some dangerous virus and if you access those mails then your smartphone might get damaged. Therefore antivirus protection becomes essential as it will recognize the threat and prompt you to delete the dangerous mail.

Many people are of the opinion that antivirus software is not needed on smartphones because all applications used on the phones have their own environment in which they work. None of the applications have the right to interfere or use the data used by any other application. Thus it means that in this way the smartphone is generally protected because even if the malicious application is installed on your phone it will not be able to function effectively.

Each and every application that you install in your smartphone will ask for your permission each time it is updating any information or is using your personal details. If you have any doubt regarding the application you can simply reject the updates and uninstall it from your phone. Downloading applications from reliable app stores is a way to avoid malicious software. Therefore you can use your smartphone without installing the antivirus. But if you are still skeptical about the safety of your precious phone then go ahead and install the antivirus software.