iPhone 7 – The rumours are true.
Apple announced the new iPhone 7. After a year of waiting and a lot of leaked informations, Apple has finally released the new iPhone model.
With over 1,000,000,000 units sold since the first iPhone has been released, Apple remains the leader in the smartphone industry.
Now, let’s dig in and see what the new iPhone has to offer.
Design – the antenna bands are now are repositioned and take up less space than the previous version. The new models will also come in a glossy black called Jet Black, and also non-glossy colors, Black, Silver, Gold and Rose Gold.
New Photo camera – iPhone 7 has an updated single-lens camera with optical image stabilisation. The aperture now reachers a larger f/1.8 letting 50% more light onto the lens and a new six-element lens. The camera has a 12-megapixels sensor that is 60% faster and 30% more energy efficient. We also see an upgrader for the flash. Quad-LED True Tone flash that has 50% more light with a new Flicker sensor that can compensate for artificial lighting.
The front camera has a 7 megapixel sensor for a better FaceTime use. It also has auto image stabilization, wider color aperture.
iPhone 7 Plus has 2 12-megapixels cameras. One camera has a 28mm wide-angle lens and the other has a 56mm telephoto lens. You can actively switch between them to zoom. A great features is that using the 2 cameras you can create amazing bokeh effects.
Home button – Using the Taptic Engine we now have force touch and haptic feedback for Quick Actions, Messages, Notifications, and Ringtones.
Screen – Retina HD display that is 25% brighter with a wider color gamut, cinema standard, color management, and 3D Touch.
Sound – iPhone 7 has stereo speakers for a better audio experience.
Battery – The longest battery life ever in an iPhone. The iPhone 7 battery life can play 40 hours of wireless audio, or 13 hours of wireless video. Wi-Fi browsing and 3G talk up to 14 hours, up to 12 hours of LTE browsing and 3G browsing. iPhone 7 Plus can play 60 hours of wireless audio, or to 14 hours of wireless video. Wi-FI browsing up to 15 hours of and 13 hours of LTE or 3G browsing.
Water and Dust Resistent – iPhone 7 is waterproof and dust-proof according to IP67 standard.
New Chip – A10 Fusion is the new chip used on the 2 models. It has a four cores that run at 64 bites. This new processor is 40% faster than the previous A9 model.
Price – iPhone 7 starts at $649 and comes in Silver, Gold, Rose Gold, Mate Black and Jet Black with storage capacities of 32GB, 128GB, and 256GB. iPhone 7 Plus starts at $769 and comes in five colors. Talking about storeage we now have a 32GB, 128GB, and 256GB model.
Learn more about the new iPhone 7 on the official website.