Everything you need to know about Apple's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

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Everything you need to know about Apple's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus


Apple on Thursday introduced the iPhone7 and iPhone 7 Plus, among other products, at The Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, in San Francisco, California. Tim Cook, CEO of Apple took to the stage first to greet the audience. For almost two hours, Apple and its different executives showcased the new products they have been working on over the past year. Here are some of the highlights from the announcement related to the new iPhones.

Apple noted that the new iPhones will feature new advanced camera systems, packs more power and performance with improved battery life, immersive stereo speakers, wide colour system from camera to display, two new finishes, and is the first water and dust-resistant iPhone. iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will be available in more than 25 countries beginning Friday, September 16. Let us explore some of the features in detail-

New advanced camera systems

The two new iPhones come with improved camera systems equipped with a 12-megapixel camera including optical image stabilisation on both iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, and a larger ƒ/1.8 aperture and six-element lens.

The iPhone 7 Plus features the same 12-megapixel wide angle camera as iPhone 7 and adds a 12-megapixel telephoto camera that together offer optical zoom at two times and up to 10 times digital zoom for photos.

iPhone 7 Plus Coming later this year, the dual 12-megapixel cameras will also enable a new depth-of-field effect, using both cameras on iPhone 7 Plus to capture images, while machine learning and other technologies separate the background from the foreground to achieve portraits, which were once thought possible only with DSLR cameras. Additional camera advancements include: New Apple-designed Image Signal Processor, which the company claims can process over 100 billion operations on a single photo in about 25 milliseconds.

New 7-megapixel FaceTime HD camera with wide colour capture, advanced pixel technology and auto image stabilisation for even better selfies; and

New Quad-LED True Tone flash that Apple claims is 50 percent brighter than iPhone 6s including a sensor that detects the flickering in lights and compensates for it in videos and photos.

More performance and better battery Life

The new custom-designed Apple A10 Fusion chip features a new architecture that powers these innovations, while also getting more time between charges. The A10 Fusion's CPU now has four cores, integrating two high-performance cores that run an estimated two times faster than iPhone 6, and two high-efficiency cores that are capable of running at just one-fifth the power of the high-performance cores.

Audio experience

The new iPhones feature stereo speakers and immersive sound that is two times louder than iPhone 6s, offering increased dynamic range of sound and a higher quality speakerphone. The new iPhone comes with EarPods with lightning connector, as well as a 3.5mm headphone jack adapter that allows customers to use old headphones and accessories.

Featuring iOS 10

iOS 10 introduces an update to Messages that delivers more expressive and animated ways to message friends and family, the ability for Siri to do more by working with apps, new ways to interact with apps and even more places to use 3D Touch, Apple's redesigned Maps, Photos, Apple Music and News apps, and the Home app, all in one place.



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