Two days ago Apple launched the much awaited Iphone 7 and also a new Apple watch at an Apple event, held in San Francisco’s Bill Graham Civic Auditorium.
Everyone’s eyes were on Apples most important outing of the year and they din’t disappoint. There were some super cool features unveiled at the Iphone 7 launch and we can surely say they exceeded our expectations.
Here are few features you need to know before buying new Apple products.
- New colours
The popular space grey color of Iphone is replaced by two new colors, Jet black and simply Black. Other three colours remain same. The overall design didn’t change, except for the exclusion of 3.5mm Headphone jack. And minor changes in antenna bands.
New Iphones has faster A10 Fusion processors and faster GPUs. This time they have upgraded the processors to Quadcore and this is the first ever Iphone with a 4-core processor. RAM for the plus sized model is also increased to 3GB, hence these new Iphones will provide Beast like performance.
3. Ip67 certified Iphones
Apple finally provided Ip67 proctection to Iphones that means your Iphones are dust and water resistant.
- Stereo Speakers
With the increase in size of smartphones, most of the time people choose their phones to watch videos and movies, which gives a rise to the need for high performance audio in phones. Iphone7 and 7plus are the first ever Iphones to provide the stereo speaker setup. One of the speaker is located at the bottom and other one is integrated in the earpiece, the phones orientation sensor helps to recognize the need for second speaker to start automatically.
All new Home button
The new home button is not clickable, its directly connected with taptic engine in the phone. Apple has always done this with every clickable button, this time they changed it with their amazing 3D touch technology. And the Home button is now pressure sensitive.
- Dual camera setup
Iphone 7 plus received the dual lens camera setup, one is a normal 12 mp camera lens and another one, Apple calls it a Telephoto lens which helps in capturing high zoom photos without distortion. This takes smartphone cameras much near to high end DSLRs. Maybe in near future they surpass DSLR qualities.
Apple collaborated with Nintendo to get Mario back. Yes you heard it right!!
Mario is the most popular Nintendo game and way back in 90s it was a T.V game . But looks like its back. Apple invited president of Nintendo to officially announce the new generation Mario to be launched in near future for the Iphones.
Apple watch Series 2
Apple watch, this personalized device was launched back in 2014 and it received an upgrade now in 2016. New things include: faster performance chips, water proofing and brighter display. Apple watch series 2 is also available in Nike plus model, this model is manufactured in collaboration with the sports brand nike. This clearly states that apple watch is much useful in exercising and Health related apps.
One of the most Loved feature will be availability of Pokemon go app for apple watch. Users could get pokestops and nearby information of pokemons directly from the watch. Founder and CEO of Niantic labs, John hanke was invited to the Event to announce about the the same.
With exclusion of Headphone jack, and the Love for the Wireless Ear phones, there was a need for wireless Earphones. Airpods are true wireless earphones with a minimalistic and sleek design of Earpods. Apple Earpods features the ergonomic designs for human ear and in Airpods you get all this in wireless setup. They include apples custom designed W1 chip to drive the earphones
- Availability, price and models
Iphone 7 will be available for pre-order on September-9. There are 2 sizes available, Iphone 7 with 4.7 inch of display size and Iphone 7 plus with 5.5 inch of display size. Apple finally kills the 16G B models in the smartphones, hence 32 GB model will be at a price of 649$ , 128 GB will be priced at 749$ and massive 256 GB model is introduced at 849$ for the smaller Iphone 7 off-contract. 120$ more will be charged for corresponding plus models. The new jet black colour isn’t available in 32 Gb model.