The new generation of iPhone received a mixed response, although the waiting list suggests strong demand.
The much awaited iPhone 7 is out now putting an end to all the speculations to its have’s and don’ts. Within a week of the launch, iPhone 7 has already hit the shelves. The Giant claims that consumer response to its new smartphone has been enormous and many of the popular models have sold out already. The overwhelming response of the customers can be determined by the fact that iPhone 7 have already wiped out all stock and it’s no more available in the stores today.
So, check out the amazing features and cool specs of iPhone 7 that are making its customers go crazy to buy it.
Design – As usual, Apple continuous to keep up its identity in terms of its smartphone designs. Just like all other iPhones, these new devices are of the same size in every dimension. While iPhone 7 is 7.1mm thick, 7 Plus is a slightly thicker 7.3mm. Both the variants are available in five colours – rose gold, gold, silver, standard black and polished jet black.
The Non-Clickable New Home Button – While the home button is changes less dramatically, users can feel its impact quite literally every time they put their fingertips on it. Apple introduces a non-moving home button this time which is pressure sensitive. It can be kitted out via the latest Force Touch technology.
Water Resistant– For the first time, Apple has manufactured its smartphones with water-resistant capacity. Both iPhone 7 and 7 Plus comes with IP67 rated water and dust resistance. While both the variants aren’t as water resistant as Samsung smartphones, they’ve been tested to resist immersion in water for half an hour.
Upgraded Camera – The camera in iPhone 7 has been revamped to improve low-light capabilities and are capable of taking even sharper photos. While iPhone 7 has a new 12MP sensor that is 60% faster and 30% more energy efficient, iPhone 7 Plus comes with a dual-lens camera allowing a huge rise in quality when zooming in on a photo. So, it can be said that the camera feature this time has put an end to a problem that has plagued Apple for decades.
Further, cameras on both models also have 12 megapixel sensors and 4K video recording capability. The cameras allow live editing of video files that too with wide colour capture. Users also get the features like image stabilisation and new camera flash to enhance photos shot in low-light. Moreover, in order to create a more effective flash experience, Apple has also doubled the number of LEDs to four. Even the front camera has been upgraded to 7MP for FaceTime and selfies.
No headphone jack – This new feature in iPhone 7 variants has turned out to be one of the most controversial decisions of Apple. The Giant has removed the headphone jack and provides a pair of Lightning Ear Pods, instead. These ear pods can be connected through the charging port. These ear pods have a unique working style. The ear pods work on the Infared sensor technology and are controlled by the rear and motion sensors to detect your voice and use Siri. The AirPods can withstand five hours of continuous usage delivering 24 hours of total battery life. You can also connect the Airpods to Apple watches, iPads and laptops.
Improvised Apps – Apple is one of the top iPhone App Development Company in the USA and has proved it so far. And even this time, the new sets of iPhones offers enhanced apps to the users. Apps like outfolded, Fantastical 2, Motion Stills, GamePigeon iMessage app, etc. iPhone 7 and Plus offers an improvised app experience to their users.
Battery life – Both the models are said to have the longest battery life ever in any iPhone. The battery on iPhone 7 can withstand upto 14 hours on WiFi and 12 hours on 4G. On the other hand, the iPhone 7 Plus can last 15 hours on WiFi and 4G.
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Features – A Quick Look
|Feature||iPhone 7||iPhone 7 Plus|
|Resolution||1334 x 750||1920 x 1080|
|Camera||12MP camera||12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras|
|Processor||A10 64 bit||A10 64 bit|
|Battery Life||2 hours longer battery life than iPhone 6s||1 hour longer battery life than iPhone 6s Plus|
|Storage||32GB, 128GB or 256GB||32GB, 128GB or 256GB|
Rahul Mathur is the founder and managing director of ARKA Softwares, a company renowned for its outstanding mobile app development and web development solutions as well as specialized in Android and iOS app development. Delivering high-end modern solutions to all over the globe, Rahul takes pleasure in sharing his experiences and views on latest technological trends.