Guide to Choosing Smartphones Based OS: iOS

The key features? iPhone

Every day the number and types of smartphones is increasing. Choose the one that suits the needs of each person, require adequate information about the technology, features, and operating system. Especially considering the price is not cheap.

The operating system can be a major clue in choosing a smartphone or mobile smart phone. Now there are three systems that dominate the world, Apple’s iOS, Google’s Android, and Windows Phone from Microsoft.

Once familiar with the Android operating system, the following is a guide to choosing a smart phone from Apple using iOS system:

Apple’s iOS operating system from the platform of the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. iOS is the second best-selling operating system in the world behind Android, with a market share of 14 percent. The gulf between Andorid with iOS is great, but remember, iOS only used on the iPhone while Android scattered in many brands of mobile phones world.


IOS interface is simpler than the two competitors. The form was not changed much since the first generation iPhone was launched in 2007. Indeed there is little extras like the addition of folders and notifications, but the point remains the same.

The front display shows all iOS icon for each application. You can arrange them in folders or search for using the Spotlight feature.

But the iPhone does not show update content in real time on the home display like the Android or Windows Phone, despite the notification and the notification center on each icon.

At the bottom will be plastered four applications that you use most often.

Applications and Content

To download the application you should buy it from the App Store now has more than 700,000 apps and games in it. Content such as music, movies, television shows, podcasts, books, and audiobooks purchased through the iTunes Store. You can also buy via digital outlets, such as Amazon, and then synchronize with your iPhone. The book can also be purchased directly through the iBook app.

Key Features

iPhone itself is a key feature iOS, not applications or other digital technologies such as Android or Windows Phone. The design is almost perfect, especially the durability and light weight for the iPhone 5 which makes the phone was a dream of millions of Apple fans around the world.

Siri, is another major feature of iOS. But for users in Indonesia, Siri may not be much help, because Siri has not “learned” Indonesian language. The service was newly available in 15 languages.


IOS operating system can only be used on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. iOS 6 is the most advanced version, which is now can found on the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, and iPhone 5. Cheapest mobile phone from Apple so far is the iPhone 4 is offered at a price of 450 U.S. dollars.

Who is iOS users?

iPhone with iOS suitable for those who want a phone that is simple, friendly interface for new users, and those who do not want to bother with the technical stuff.