said by Alcohol:this is the problem, it's better in your opinion, not everyone thinks this. To answer the OPs question, go to the store or play with a fiends and see what YOU like best. Both are great phones depends on what you want. With all the apps, most phones can do the same thing as the other.
Doesn't make sense. Why wouldn't they discount the iphone 4 or 4s instead of launching a new phone. Iphone 4 can easily be manufactured for under $300. Look at nexus 4. It's better than iphone 5 and it costs $299.