Apple iPhone 5 first impressions device, photo, and screenshot gallery Summary: The Apple iPhone 5 is an amazing piece of hardware and also takes great photos. It also comes with the new iOS 6 mobile operating system, as shown in this gallery. By Matthew Miller for Smartphones and Cell Phones | September 22, 2012 -- 08:34 GMT (01:34 PDT) Follow @palmsolo Previous | Next Image 1 of 28 The iPhone 5 comes in a compact and attractive retail box. I ordered the black one since I thought the black metal looked attractive online. Topics: Mobility, Apple, iPhone, Reviews Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.