The emergence of technology has made communication a faster and simpler process. The market is flooded with latest mobile phones which are empowered with advanced functionality and rich features. People of today’s times are conscious of the mobile phone that they possess and each individual strives to go with the times. Lately the Apple iPhone has been the most sought after handset which has hit the market. This handset has been the talk of the town ever since it has been launched. Apple iPhone has created a buzz in the mobile market and people are just rushing to purchase this extraordinary handset. This high-tech gadget is appealing to the masses due to its exquisite design and good performance.
The handset measures 11.6 x 2.4 x4.5 mm and it is adorned with a windscreen iPod integrated with touch screen controls. The phone is easy to use as with just a gentle touch the user can access a comprehensive keypad, menu system and many other short-cut buttons. Moreover, the user can merge calls together just by touching the button in order to create a conference call. The touch screen of the phone shows a wide range of colours which make the gadget bright and colourful. The handset is loaded with a camera which suits the needs of photography enthusiasts.The 2 mega pixel camera is able to produce high-quality images and photos. The Apple iPhone also runs on Quadband GSM network which enables the user to take it anywhere across the globe. The exclusive handset has connectivity features such as GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth which ensures high speed internet connectivity. The integrated iPod of the phone is a superb audio quality of this phone. Music lovers can enjoy listening to songs in this device which also has the ability of saving some of the favourite ones as well. The phone’s supreme sound quality and fast internet connectivity enhance the desirability to buy it. In addition to this the user can also recreate some of the i Pod’s audio controls. The user can change the playback speed in order to make it go slower or faster as per the user’s wish. This can be done just by tapping settings followed by the iPod option next tap the Audiobook Speed entry and in the screen tap to choose amongst Normal, Slower or Faster. The user can also use the Settings screen to activate the Sound Check which makes the volume consistent from one track to another.
In addition to this, the user can also change the iPod icons located on the bottom of the iPod screen which are Artists, Songs, Videos etc. The user can also enlarge the keyboard for Web browsing which makes data entry easier. To find where links go, the user when in Safari can hold their fingertip down on a link rather than tapping and it produces an information balloon which displays the URL. The user should also be aware of the basic gestures to be applied when using this handset. The Tap is to start an application whereas the double-Tap has a special effect in different kinds of applications. For instance in Safari, applying the double-tap over a username/password on a specific web page will zoom in on that portion of that page. A double-tap on a video or YouTube video enlarges the video whereas the second double-tap will zoom out the video to its original view.
The user can also drag their finger across the screen while reading an email or viewing a webpage. The Flick is something like the drag except that the user moves his finger faster and lifts the finger off the screen. By using the pinch action the user can zoom in and out of specific area of the screen. For performing this action the user just needs to place two fingers on the screen and spread them apart. Items such as song, video or email can be deleted by using flick but in a horizontal direction. This will have a red Delete button which enables the user to eliminate the selected item. Thus with such simple applications the user can have a joyride when using this handset.