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Battery life is similar on all three models
The A6 in the iPhone 5 offers unprecedented performance
Dimensions of the three most recent iPhones
All three iPhones sport 326ppi Retina displays
Each option brings something different to the table
The iPhone 5 doubles the 512MB of RAM in the older models
The discounted iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 models offer one option each for flash memory
The iPhone 5 is significantly lighter than its predecessors
The iPhone 5 camera is a subtle - but pointed - improvement over the shooter in the 4S
iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, and iPhone 4: which is the best for you?
The budget iPhone: rumormongers have obsessed out the possibility for years. Though Apple hasn't – and likely never will – manufacture a new iPhone just to tackle the economy market, the company has covered that segment nonetheless. The recipe is simple: continue selling previous years' iPhones in decreasing increments of $100. So, on store shelves this year, the iPhone 5 is joined by its previous two ancestors. There's no question which phone is the best – the iPhone 5 is a phenomenal smartphone – but is it worth saving a few bucks on one of the older models?
Read the full article: iPhone 5 vs. iPhone 4S vs. iPhone 4
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