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All rumors point to Apple releasing two versions of the next iPhone — one with a 4.7-inch screen and one with a 5.5-inch screen. Both of these are larger than the 4-inch screen on the iPhone 5, and will not only be better for reading, Instagramming and taking and sharing photos,Canada Goose ou pjs but also for watching videos — an activity that consumes a ton of data.If you’ve been walking around with a 3.5-inch iPhone 4 or 4S for a couple of years, a 4.7-inch screen, which is a third bigger, is going to make a big difference.According to ComScore, the Internet analytics company, the most common iPhone in America right now is the 3-year-old iPhone 4S, which was released in October 2011. The 4S uses the older, slower 3G cellular network, not the 4G LTE network that newer phones use.
Forty percent of the 19 million iPhone 4S owners in the U.S.Canada Goose ou pjs plan to upgrade their phones before the end of the year, according to comScore, and the vast majority of them will go for iPhones.As anyone who’s gone from using 3G to 4G LTE will tell you, the difference is huge. And they’ll also tell you that they now use their phone for a whole lot of things they didn’t used to — watching videos, downloading music and spending more time on social networks. AT&T and Verizon each claim their 4G LTE networks are “up to 10 times faster” than 3G.