Iphone comes to Costa RicaThe two new versions of Apple’s smartphone, iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C, reach Costa Rica, Mexico, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala and other 6 countries on November 1st.

On the same date the phones will also come to India, Albania, Armenia, Turkey, Montenegro, and Moldavia of Macedonia.

Seven days before, on the 25th of October, the phones will be available in Spain, Portugal, Greece, Italy, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Slovakia, Slovenia, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway,Poland, Czech Republic, Russia, Romania, Sweden, Switzerland, South Korea, NZ, Thailand, Taiwan, Macao and French Antilles.

The new iPhone 5S has the same weight and the same dimensions as the iPhone 5 but incorporates improvements in the camera and doubles the performance of the old processor.

A fingerprint sensor, Touch ID, is another of the novelties introduced and allows the user to unlock the phone with your finger rather than having to enter a password.

The iPhone 5C also maintains many of the features of its predecessor, but it no longer has the aluminum housing, and instead has plastic and goes on sale in various colors.

Both phones will be available in the market with the new version of Apple’s operating system, iOS 7, in which has a redesigned user interface.

Apple said it sold 9 million handsets in its opening weekend on the market.

The Costa Rica News (TCRN)

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