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Apple enthusiast puts 8 Apple iPhone models to speed test

An Apple enthusiast who goes by the YouTube handle of EverythingApplePro has marked the release of the iPhone 5S and 5C by posting what's become a popular video (nearly 4 million views as of this posting) in which he and many helping hands put all 8 publicly released iPhones to a speed test.

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The more and more powerful processors and more advanced software used in the newest models gives them a speed edge when booting up and opening apps, though it's actually the older models that shut down more quickly.

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