Who Are You Going to Impress When This Year's iPhone Looks the Same as Last Year's?

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Thu, Oct 6th, 2011 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

Even I, who am an avid Android user, was part of the collective moan of disappointment when Apple announced not the iPhone 5, but the iPhone 3GS' bigger brother: the iPhone 4S.

Mat Honan probably explains it best in this article on Gizmodo as to why he is far from impressed:

I was hoping for something bold and interesting looking. The iPhone 4 was just that when it shipped. So too were the original iPhone and the iPhone 3G. If I'm going to buy a new phone, of course I want it to look new. Because of course we care about having novel designs. If we didn't we'd all be lugging around some 10-inch thick brick with a 12 day battery life.

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