The wait is over and Apple has now released it’s massive products the- iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Both these join the iPhone line up originally introduced in June 2007.
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
The iPhone 7 has the most powerful A10 fusion chip which delivers high performance and efficiency along with an embedded M10 motion processor.
Like the previous 6 and 6s this new iPhone is also entirely made up of aluminum, this gives the iPhone a premium look. This also consists of a glass finishing which gives a smooth texture to the phone.
The new iPhone 7 comes with two new finishes- Black and Jet Black along with the previously existing Silver, Gold and Rose Gold. The black finish is similar to the existing Space Gray except that it is darker now. But the Jet Black on close observation reminds us of the original iPhone which give it a singular shape.
Coming to the display, Apple products always have one the best displays. A 4.7 inch LED backlit widescreen multi-touch display with IPS technology with about 326ppi and a contrast ratio of 1400:1. It now is 25% brighter and has 3D Touch and is a Wide colour gamut .
And now that hardware of an iPhone which people love- the Camera. The iPhone sports a 12MP camera with a f/1.8 aperture which allows 50% more light. This now has a six element camera that can take sharp edge to edge photos even in low light with the help of Optical Image Stabilizer that first analysis the shot and then gives the best output performing 100 billion operations in just 25 milliseconds!! This now also has better Auto Focus and Live Photos with stabilization and edits options. It also has a Quad-LED True Tone flash with 4 LEDs that has a flicker sensor which compensates the flash with the available light. It also is capable of taking 4K video at 30fps and 1080 HD video at 30/60 fps and a Slo-Mo for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps. It also has Body and Face detection with Noise reduction and Video tagging. The front cam is a 7MP HD FaceTime cam with Wide colour capture and auto image .
stabilization with Auto HDR and Retina Flash. This now also has 1080 HD video recording, making the fans even more happier !
The iPhone 7Plus has the newest Dual Cameras. One of them is a Wide Angle cam and the other a Telephoto cam. The Wide angle and Telephoto cams have an f/1.8 and f/2.8 apertures respectively. Both the cameras work as a single camera thereby giving 2x zoom and 10x digital zoom for HQ imagery.
The battery is also said to last longer than the previous iPhones with up to 2 hours longer than the iPhone 6S and the 7Plus is said to last an hour longer than the 6S Plus, thanks to the A10 fusion chip. Both charge via USB to computer system or power adapter and it uses a built-in rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery.
One of the latest advancements on the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus are the Stereo speakers. The new stereo is 2X louder than the iPhone 6S.The other feature is that Apple got rid of the headphone jack and the EarPods now connect with Lightning!
Lastly, the iPhones are now water resistant. So now it’s okay if you got to use your phone in the rain or you get pushed into the swimming pool by your friends .
Pre-orders have already started and the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will be available from September 16. And are expected to be available in the Indian market from October.
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