iPhone iOS 5 GM – Apple to Release the Gold Master build of iOS 5 to iPhone 5 manufacturers overseas set this month September 23 . Actually, this news came from the Ming-Chi kuo of Concord Securities to Apple insider that the iOS 5 GM Software is likely to be handled over in the Week starting September 23rd, so that Overseas assemblers can install iOS 5 GM on the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch and can start shipping them out for an imminent Lauch.
‘Golden master’ is the term Apple uses for release candidate software that is usually indistinguishable from final build available to the public once any last minute bugs and glitches have been ironed out.
Few Days back iOS 5 Beta 7 was released to Developers to test and work on to get ready for a Release in the coming weeks. The Release of iOS 5 to assemblers means its likely finalized Hardware units for the new iPhone 5, iPhone 4/3GS, iPad 2/1 and iPod Touch 3G/4G and begin to ship at the end of September.
Kuo said, with an estimated 10 to 12 days for shipping of iOS 5 GM, there are two other Appole Devices which are likely to be available by mid-October 2011. numerous rumors that have claimed Apple is gearing up for an October launch for its fifth-generation iPhone. One report from earlier this month similarly indicated that iPhone 5 hardware is being stocked without packaging at overseas assembling plants because Apple is not yet ready to install iOS 5 on the devices.
Where going to the 5th gen iPhone (iPhone 5) features a larger screen with 4-inch Display and powered with a Dual Core A5 Processor, similar to iPad 2 and comes with a Slimmer Design and integrated with an 8-Megapixel Camera. Via