Apple Inc has just added two new members to its iPhone series by unveiling iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus in San Francisco. This iPhone has been released with all new features including new type of iPhone jack and souped up camera.
Here are some of the announcements that Apple made along with the introduction of this phone:-
• About Phone: - Both the phones are getting faster processors along with an updated home button that will come with water and dust protection. While iPhone 7 will have stereo speakers, there is also an improved battery life given to both the phones. The iPhone 7 Plus will have an additional hour of battery life compared to the iPhone 6s.
• Camera: - Camera improvements include a new flash with four rather than two shades of color to match ambient light. The iPhone 7 Plus will have two cameras with different lenses that will boost the zoom capabilities of the camera. The users will now be able to zoom in up to 10 times the original size of the photo. Interestingly, both the cameras come with 12-megapixel.
• iOS 10:- Both the phones come with latest software update that is iOS 10. Also, the company will add more intelligence to the phone by adding Maps, Photos, the iPhone keyboard and Siri, the voice-activated digital assistant. Introducing a big change for Apple, the company is also opening Siri and its iMessage service to work with apps created by independent developers.
• Apple AirPods: - Interestingly, iPhone is removing the standard analogue headphone jack and forcing headphones to use its "Lightning" connector, which plugs into the phone's charging port. The iPhone 7 will come with an adapter so older earphones can still be used.
• Pokemon Go: - There is good news for gaming maniacs as these new phones lets you collect items from Pokestops, hatch eggs and alert you to nearby Pokemon. It will be shipping before the end of the year.
• New Mario: - Another game, New Super Mario developed specially for iOS users has been provided to its users.
• iWork: - Designed for word processing, spreadsheet and presentation programs, iWork will include
real-time collaboration features for the first time.
• Pricing and storage: - As it is providing such grand features, this phone is available at grander prices, The iPhone 7 will start at $650 (Rs. 60,000 in India), the same as the iPhone 6s it replaces. The larger iPhone 7 Plus model is increasing to $770, instead of $750. They come in Silver, Gold, Rose Gold, Black and the new Jet Black finish. Storage has been doubled, so Apple joins rival phone makers in making the starter model 32 gigabytes, rather than 16 gigabytes before. Apple is doubling storage in higher-priced models, too - to 128 and 256 gigabytes.