This is just a quick post for anyone who need to download and read the iPhone 5 Manual aka iPhone 5 User Guide (We’ll give you a better post than this ASAP). Because this newest iPhone 5 runs under iOS 6 Software, which would be also available for iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, you can also just named this PDF Manual as iPhone User Guide for iOS 6 Software.
As you might already read the news regarding with this device, the iPhone 5 even though its un-prefect product, it still made a big record on its sales. Might be you are the one who also get a contribution on making this phone get this record: one of the person who love to join queue even from the dawn of the sun in front of apple store just to own this overpriced phone :).
These are some Manuals / User Guides for iPhone 5 which is known also as User Guide for iOS 6 Software. You can also call this Manual just use the term: iPhone User Guide for iOS 6 Software.
Before we talk about the details specs of this gadget, let’s give you a brief explanation. The phone which has 4″ LED-backlite IPS TFT capacitive touchscreen with 326 ppi retina display has 123.8 mm x 58.6 mm x 7.6 mm dimension size and about 112 grams weight. The retina display has 640 x 1136 pixels resolution with 16M colors debth. Its screen is covered by Corning Gorilla Glass unscracthable material and oleophobic coating for scratch resistant and oil protection.
If you are a kind of people who never handed an iPhone, the tutorial that you shouldn’t miss it are Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 which are discussing about iPhone body look alike and also steps you must do before you turning iphone on for the first time.
It consists where the locations of parts and keys of iPhone: SIM card tray, LED flash, the bottom microphone, Headset jack, Volume button, Ring / Silent Switch, Home button, iSight camera and many more.
In order to get your iPhone 5 ready (if you are new user) you should take these steps: Creating a fre Apple ID, setting up iClound, setting up and syncing with iTunes, and the most important how you can installing the nano SIM card of your Provider (including how to eject SIM card tray using paper clip). See the image below.
You also need to setting up Siri in order to get understand what you speak for, especially if you are not using native language. This tutorial and instructions to use Siri available on page 4 at chapter 4.
Beside other basic tutorial such as setting up the Wi-Fi Hotspot, using clock and alarm, using iBooks, change homescreen setting and else, there is one important tutorial available on page 138: tutorial to reset the iPhone 5 aka performing factory data reset. Here are the steps:
Go to Settings > General > Reset > Erase all content and settings > Done. Otherwise on Reset options you can also choose just to: Reset all setting (without erasing data); Reset the network; Reset keyboard dictionary; or Reset location and privacy.
iPhone 5 Specifications
There are some issues that make this iPhone 5 got a “bad” name, just like what its happen on antenna trouble (atennagate) on iPhon 4S. Some users found that their iPhone 5 had a scratch on its body even from the first time they outboxing. Another issues is regarding with the Maps applications in which the apple try to create their own Maps apps called iMaps instead of Google Maps which usually preloaded on iPhone. This iMaps seems to be had a lot of bug and lack of the details.
For others specs such as the Camera which has 8 Megapixel iSight, Panorama feature, HD Video Recording 1080p@30fps, Autofocus, Face Detection, LED flash and geo tagging also provided.
iPhone 5 is available for both GSM and CDMA version depend on your region and provider. for HSDPA it can be used up to 21Mbps; DC HSDPA up to 42Mbps, LTE 4G up to 100Mbps and CDMA EVDO Rev.A up to 3.1 Mbps.
Along with the Apple iOS 6 Software as the Operating System installed and run on iPhone 5, it’s also powered by 1.2GHz dualcore processor with Apple A6 chipset and PowerVR SGX 543MP3 GPU (known as triple core graphics). It support Wi-Fi for IEEE 802.11 b/g/n/a type, and capability to be used as Wi-Fi Router portable hotspot. USB uses microUSB version 2.0.
Althoght the battery only uses 1440mAh Lithium Polimer standar battery capacity it can be used up to 8 hours talk time and very durable for gaming. The battery seems to be unreplaceable. There are Black-Slate and White-Silver colors for the body casing.
Although there is a rumor that the photo taken by 8 Megapixel camera produces purple-shift-error picture, it still great camera. There is a touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection, HDR, LED flash, auto focus, and also HD recording up to 1080p@30fps. A-GPS and GLONASS, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass sensor also available.
For applications you can fing Siri as natural assistant language dictation and command, iCloud as file storage online, ready for Twitter and Facebook, TV Out, Maps, iBooks, and more.
Table of Contents of iPhone 5 User Manual for iOS 6
Nike + iPod
iPhone in Business
Safety Handling Support
And here two download links that you can get for this UG/ UM of iOS 6 Software. You can also download others version of this Manual by visiting official page at apple.com (click the link then click Languages)