Here is the dream iPhone 5S CNET readers want

(Credit: Josh Lowensohn/CNET)

Earlier this month we asked you, the esteemed CNET reader, to tell us the features you most wanted in Apple’s next iPhone, and you delivered.

Now it’s our turn.

We’ve compiled the results (see below — just click to enlarge), and asked a range of technology experts to help explain why some desired features make more sense than others.

Click to enlarge.

(Credit: CNET)

CNET Senior Editor Eric Franklin using the Asus FonePad.

(Credit: Josh Miller/CNET)

Go big or go home The first thing we asked you was what size screen you’d most prefer in the next iPhone. Leading the way was 4.7-inches, which is the same size as the display on the new Moto X, Nokia’s Lumia 625, and HTC One (just to name a few).

Individual size options aside, here’s the big takeaway: 79 percent of readers who responded want a screen that’s larger than the current iPhone 5 screen.

Some bad news for all but the 21 percent of readers who yearned for a 4-inch screen: By nearly every indication, Apple’s going t… [Read more]

Related Links:
The iPhone 5S rumor roundup
How will a cheaper iPhone 5C affect pricing for older iPhones?
Tips for buying and selling used iPhones
Apple’s cheaper and not so cheap iPhone explained (FAQ)
‘If I want to use my iPad as a phone, then let me’ and other great CNET comments this week


Crave: gorgeous gadgets and other crushworthy stuff. – CNET