iPhone 5S – Camera and Picture Quality
The iPhone 5S compromises slightly on image quality when it takes burst shots so quickly, but not as much as we feared. It also recommends the best shots in the series so you don’t have to sort through them all.
A larger sensor is always a good thing, but the true innovation for the iPhone 5S’s camera is the ‘True Tone’ flash. Apple has added a second, amber coloured, LED flash to the iPhone 5S for use when it’s dark. The idea of the True Tone flash is to improve on the harsh tones and inaccurate colour reproduction of skin tones caused by white-LED or Xenon flashes.
How we test phones
We test every mobile phone we review thoroughly. We use industry standard tests to compare features properly and we use the phone as our main device over the review period. We’ll always tell you what we find and we never, ever, accept money to review a product.