Apple's iPhone 4S Launch in Pictures

CUPERTINO, Calif. ( TheStreet) -- Apple ( AAPL) did not deliver the much talked-about iPhone 5 at its launch event on Tuesday, with the gadget maker instead unveiling the new iPhone 4S.

A souped-up version of the iPhone 4, the 4S disappointed many Apple zealots who were looking for more fireworks on Tim Cook's first product launch since taking over from Steve Jobs as CEO.

Apple was nonetheless beating the iPhone 4S drum during the launch event at the company's headquarters. In addition to its faster A5 processor, the 4S also contains both GSM and CDMA antennas, which means that the "worldphone" can operate on both U.S. and European networks.

Read on for more information from Apple's launch event:

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