Top 5 Features for the iPhone 7
- 08 Sep, 2016
We have done all the hard work for you, aside from a more simplified design, water and dust resistance, a range of new colours and an updated home button, here are the top 5 thing you need to know about the new iPhone:
1. 12 Megapixel Camera
The much talked about camera has been completely revamped. Here are the highlights: Optical image stabilization 6-element lens 60% faster and 30% more energy-efficient 12-megapixel sensor Quad-LED True Tone flash New image signal processor with twice the throughput of Apple’s earlier ISP 7-megapixel front-facing camera For iPhone 7 Plus It features a new zoom feature that makes use of not one but two 12-megapixel rear cameras — one with a wide-angle 28mm lens and one 56mm telephoto lens. As a result, the 7 Plus provides a zoom feature that is hardware zoom up to 2x, and software zoom up to 10x.
2. Battery Life
Always on the list of a new release is battery power, Apple have advised an extra 2 hours’ battery life, this is achieved through the A10 fusion chip which has a more powerful and efficient processor. This still won’t be enough so get your hands on our stylish power packs here.
Sayonara to the headphone jack, this has been replaced with stereo speakers which are 50% louder than the current model. Lightning ear pods (included) are replacing the old models these look the same but will plug into the lightning jack. There will also be a lightning to mini photo adaptor in the box.
Wireless headphones (available in October) will connect through a new W1 chip that enables simplified wireless connections they will automatically open a dialog box on the phone, tap to confirm and you are away! The chip is also compatible with Beats.
The Retina HD display is 25% brighter and will support 3D Touch as well as enhanced colour management.
Apple’s new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will be made available for preorder beginning this Friday, September 9th. They will then launch on September 16th starting at $649 for a 32GB iPhone 7 or $749 for a 32GB iPhone 7 Plus. That’s right, storage has doubled for each tier, now topping out at 256GB.