Apple Steve Jobs presented new iPhone 4 featuring “FaceTime, which makes dream of video calling a reality, and Apple’s stunning new Retina display, highest resolution ever built into a phone, resulting in super crisp text, images and video. iPhone 4 features “5 megapixel camera with LED flash, HD video recording, Apple’s A4 processor, a 3-axis gyro and up to 40% longer talk time—in a beautiful all-new design of glass and stainless steel that’s thinnest smartphone in world.
iPhone 4 comes with iOS 4, newest version of the world’s most advanced mobile operating system, which includes over 100 new features and 1500 new APIs for developers. iOS 4 features Multitasking, Folders, enhanced Mail, deeper Enterprise support and Apple’s new iAd mobile advertising platform. iPhone 4 will be available in US, UK, France, Germany and Japan on June 24, customers can pre-order beginning June 15 from Apple Online Store or reserve an iPhone 4 to pick up at an Apple Retail Store. iMovie for iPhone will be available on App Store for just $4.99 (US).
new iBooks app will be available for iPhone 4 as a free download from App Store and includes Apple’s new iBookstore to browse, buy and read books on a mobile product. iBooks app will sync your current place in a book, along with any bookmarks, highlights and notes you have created, between copies of same book on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. iBooks users can also now read and store PDFs right in iBooks.
iPhone 4 comes in black or white and will be available in US for a suggested retail price of $199 (US) for 16GB model and $299 (US) for 32GB model in both Apple and AT&T’s retail and online stores, Best Buy and Wal-Mart stores. Also on June 24, new iPhone 3GS 8GB model will be available for $99 (US). iOS 4 software will be available on June 21 as a free software update via iTunes® 9.2 or later for iPhone and iPod touch customers.
iPhone 4 will roll out worldwide to 88 countries by end of September. iPhone 4 will be available by end of July in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.