“My good friend and I were addicted to building computers and seeing how vibrant games like ‘Battlefield 2 Special Ops,’ ‘Battlefield 3′ and the ‘Command and Conquer’ series popped off of the screen,” Tom Shaughnessy writes for Seeking Alpha. “At the time we had the Intel core 2 duo 2.66 GHZ processor, two gigs of ram and a 512 mb graphics card by Nividia.”

“When the news broke regarding Apple’s drive to double the speed of the iPhone 5 with the iPhone 5S and to include a 64-bit processor, I was blown away,” Shaughnessy writes. “The first thing that went through my mind was the ability to now play powerfully real games that would be groundbreaking on a mobile device – and let me tell you, I was surely amazed.”

Shaughnessy writes, “Everyone is aware of the differences in specifications, although how does this compare over to the actual experience of the user? …Benchmark tests that demonstrate the graphics differences between the iPhone 5, the iPhone 5S and some industry peer devices such as the Samsung Galaxy S4.”

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