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Meet the Luxury Leaders | October 19-20 | Beverly Hills

Sporting a bigger display, a new operating system, and faster processing, networking and photo capabilities, the iPhone 5 is a hit with many real estate professionals -- despite its flaws. Real estate pros who shared their initial impressions on the latest smartphone from Apple noted a few drawbacks including a smaller data port that renders previous iPhone accessories useless without an adapter. The iPhone 5's larger screen size requires updated apps for proper display, and the new operating system features a new maps application that's not integrated with Google Maps.Several agents had concerns about the iPhone 5's new, smaller "Lightning" port, which makes the many accessories built for the iPhone's original port unusable without an adapter.Some agents, like Kim Min...