Reality Check: 30 hardware IMPROVEMENTS with iPhone 5 [Updated]

So as expected, the haters are pooh-poohing iPhone 5. Big surprise. But I'm very excited about the new hardware and already counted 30 29 30 hardware improvements (not just changes).

Corrections or additions?


Display Improvements

  • 4" Screen
  • In-cell touch
  • 44% greater color saturation
  • Full sRGB support
  • Higher brightness
  • Less glare

Performance Improvements

  • 2x CPU
  • 2x GPU
  • Better battery life
  • Double the RAM - 1GB *New

Enclosure Improvements

  • 20% Lighter
  • 18% Thinner
  • 44% smaller sim card

Wireless Improvements

  • LTE
  • DC-HSDPA
  • Dual band 802.11n
  • GLONASS support (besides AGPS) Thanks OMGitsShan. Apparently it was also available on 4S.

Camera/Video Improvements

  • Sapphire Crystal (more durable)
  • 40% faster capture speed
  • Better low-light performance
  • Improved noise-reduction
  • 720p HD Facetime camera
  • Improved video stabilization
  • Still photos while recording video

Audio Improvements

  • Better Earphones
  • Three microphones
  • 5 magnet speakers
  • 2-way noice cancelling earpiece
  • Wideband/HD Audio

Connectivity Improvements

  • 80% smaller dock connector
  • Reversible dock connector

Combined with the over 200+ new features in iOS 6, I think Apple has another big hit on their hands.