Apple announced the iPhone 7 today. The design is very similar to the last year’s iPhone 6S with a rounded aluminium body. Both the iPhone 7 and the larger iPhone 7 Plus are water resistant. The rumored dual camera setup is also true, iPhone 7 will come with a 12MP sensor and iPhone 7 Plus will comes with two 12MP sensors. As expected iPhone 7 doesn’t have the 3.5mm audio jack as well. Instead the Apple iPhone 7 will use the Lightning port to deliver audio.
In addition to gold, silver, and rose gold two new finishes are launched Jet-black and black. Jet-black has high gloss black finish. In iPhone 7 the Antenna will be embedded in the chassis itself. Force sensitive home button with tactic feedback
iPhone 7 will come with a 4.7 Retina display and the iPhone 7 Plus will have a larger 5.5 inch Retina display. 25% brighter, wide color gamut, Cinema standard color management.
iPhone 7 will have High speed 12MP sensor which is 60% faster and 30% more efficient. It will have optical image stabilization, f/1.8 aperture, six-element lens and Quad LED True Tone Flash. There will be a 7MP front camera
Apple iPhone 7 Plus with have two 12MP camera. One is a wide angle 28mm lens, 56mm lens. 2X optical zoom. It will have optical image stabilization, f/1.8 aperture, six-element lens and Quad LED True Tone Flash.
First iPhone with Stereo speakers, one at the bottom and one at the bottom.
Lightning earpods will be included in the box with every iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. Apple will also include a Lightning to 3.5mm audio jack adapter as well.
Apple launched the Airpod with Apple W1 chip, the first wireless chip from Apple. Infrared sensors detect when the Airpods are in your ear. It will have 5 hours of continuous battery life. The Airpods come with a small case and it can charge the Airpods when it is placed in the box. With Lightning port support, Beats will launch the Solo3, Powerbeats3 Wireless and BeatsX light, a comfortable light weight headphone.
Apple iPhone 7 will be powered by a A10 Fusion quad core processor which is 40% faster than the last gen iPhone.The to cores are high performance cores and two cores are high efficiency cores. New 6 core GPU that is 50% faster than the last gen iPhone. A10 Fusion chip is claimed to the most powerful chip in a smartphone.
Storage option will be 32GB, 128GB and 256GB, no more 16 GB versions. iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are claimed to deliver the best battery life in the iPhone series.
Orders starts this Friday, on September 9th. iOS 10 update will start to roll out from September 10th.