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Apple sells one million iPhone 4S in just one day

Cupertino based computer and handset maker Apple has announced the sales of the upcoming Apple handset has broken the last record of 600,000 in one day, with a million iPhones 4S being pre-ordered on the very first day.

The Apple iPhone 4S was launched two weeks ago, with pre-ordering opening up on Friday and the device is to ship a week later on the 14th of October.

Apple’s iPhone 4S arrives with a dual-core A5 processor, with a new 8 megapixel camera with advanced optics capable of full 1080p HD video recording, plus the Siri intelligent assistant.

The new handset includes iOS 5, with over 200 new features and the iCloud - a set of free cloud services that work seamlessly with the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC and wirelessly store content then push it to all devices.

One Mobile Ring has published a list of the feature changes between last year’s iPhone 4 and the new iPhone 4S here, along with a complete total cost of ownership for the iPhone 4S on all networks, here.

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Rob Kerr is a journalist with more than 14 years experience of news, reviews and feature writing on titles such as Wired, PC Magazine, The Register, The Inquirer, Pocket-Lint, Mobile Industry Review, Know Your Mobile and The Gadget Show. The mobile phone world is his real passion and forte, having owned a handset as far back as 1994 where he has seen them grow from just a business tool to a necessity in everyone’s everyday life.