Apple (AAPL) announces details on the iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iOS7, Touch ID, more

CUPERTINO, Calif. - Apple unveiled its new iPhone 5C, 5S and operating system 7 on Tuesday. One of the biggest changes for many Apple fans will be the new voice of Siri --  a male voice.

The iPhones will be available for pre-order Friday. In store sales begin September 20.

The iPhone 5S will feature a 64-bit A7 processor which will load graphics twice as fast. The phone will come in three metal finishes: silver, gold, space gray.

"It is the most forward thinking phone we have ever created," said Schiller. "iPhone 5S is a major leap forward in performance."
 
The iPhone 5S will have an improved camera with burst mode, slow motion, white balancing, autofocus and a new flash.
 
The phone will also have a fingerprint sensor.
 
Apple officials said half of iPhone owners do not use a passcode. The iPhone 5S will have a fingerprint sensor called Touch ID.
 
The iPhone 5S will range in price from $199 (16GB) to $299 (32GB) to $399 (64GB).
 
The iPhone 5C will be cheaper, but Apple stressed that it was well made and well designed, according to ABC News blogger Joanna Stern.
 
The 5C includes a steel-reinforced structure, multi-band antenna, and 4-inch Retina display, according to Apple's Phil Schiller. It will come in 5 colors and cost $99 (16GB) or $199 (32GB) with a two-year contract.

The new operating system will have over 200 new features including easier access to settings, a new camera app with built-in filters, a new lock screen and a new homescreen, according to Craig Federigh, Apple's senior vice president of software engineering.

There will also be apps specifically made for iOS7 such as Evernote and Zillow.

The new operating system will be free. It will be released September 18.

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