Only a few days are left before the most anticipated launch of Apple’s iPhone 5. It is really difficult to wait to see what we are getting this time from iPhone, one of the most selling smart phones in the world. The most important thing that reflects the portability of smart phones these days is the battery. Apple’s iPhone outsmarts other brands in this field with a great battery backup but what iPhone 5 has to offer us in comparison to the previous version iPhone 4S. Here is a quick comparison for you.
In terms of capacity, iPhone 5 has an advantage with a 3.8V/5.45Whr battery in comparison to the 3.7V/5.3Whr battery of iPhone 4S. So, practically iPhone 5’s battery will last more than its predecessor.
In terms of size of the battery, the battery of iPhone 5 is taller by less than half an inch than iPhone 4S. but, the thickness of both of them is the same. Though, the thickness appears to be same, it is worth noting that the battery of iPhone 5 seems 1-2 millimetres thinner.
Also, the position of the battery in iPhone 5 is different from that in iPhone 4S and the charging points are also at different positions. This is why the connecter is also different than that of iPhone 4S.
Now, comes one of the most important aspect of the battery, its weight. Its battery weighs only 0.80 oz compared to 0.96oz of iPhone 4S which indicates that iPhone 5 is going to be one of the lightest smart phones released till date.