Apple.Inc has finally introduced the iPhone 7 series at an event in San Francisco, the all new iPhone duo does not come with the traditional 3.5 mm audio jack, they come with IP67 rated for dust and water resistance. Apple claims the new iPhones will have the best battery life ever on any iPhone. Let’s check out the Pricing, Availability, and specifications of the Apple iPhone 7 Plus.
Pricing of the Apple iPhone 7 Plus: The Apple iPhone 7 Plus will be available in Silver, Gold, Rose Gold, Black and Jet Black colors in 32, 128 and 256 GB storage options. The JetBlack color model is exclusive to 128GB and 256GB. The device is priced at the US $769 for the base 32GB model, $869 for 128GB and $969 for 256GB version.
Specifications and Features of the Apple iPhone 7 Plus: The iPhone 7 Plus sports a 5.5-inches (1920 X 1080) IPS HD Retina LED-backlit widescreen multi-touch wide color display (P3). The display accounts to a pixel density of 401 PPI and a contrast ratio of 1300:1, it also comes with the fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating. Just like the iPhone 6s series, the iPhone 7 Plus also comes with 3D touch which allows the device in differentiating a regular tap and a longer or more forceful tap on the display.
With iPhone 7 Duo, Apple has introduced the all new A10 Fusion quad-core chip, six-core GPU along with M10 motion coprocessor that has a 64-bit architecture. The iPhone 7 Plus is powered by the same A10 Fusion Quad-Core chip coupled with 3GB LPDDR4 RAM. It runs on iOS 10 right out of the box.
In the camera department, the iPhone 7 Plus features dual 12-megapixel rear iSight cameras with Quad-LED True Tone flash, f/1.8 aperture wide angle, f/2.8 aperture (telephoto), 6-element lens and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), it is capable of Optical zoom at 2x and digital zoom up to 10x. The rear camera is capable of recording UHD 4K videos at 30fps, 1080p Full HD video at 30 or 60 fps and 720p videos at 30 fps. The rear cam can take 8MP still images while recording 4K videos. On the front, there is a new 7-megapixel camera with Retina Flash for bright selfies, f/2.2 aperture and can record Full HD 1080p videos.
The Home button also underwent changes, it is now pressure sensitive and comes with the new generation Taptic Engine. Though the device doesn’t come with 3.5 mm audio jack, Apple is bundling lighting to 3.5mm adapter inside the box for free. The device comes with new stereo speakers that offer a great audio experience which is two times louder than the iPhone 6s.
Connectivity features include, 4G LTE, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac with MiMo, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, GPS and GLONASS, VoLTE. Sensors on board include Touch ID, Barometer, Three-axis gyro, accelerometer, proximity sensor and ambient light sensor. The battery on the iPhone 7 plus gives up to 21 hours of talk time on 3G, 13 hours of Internet usage on 3G, up to 13 hours on LTE, up to 15 hours on WiFi. It offers up to 16 days of standby time, up to 60 hours of audio playback and up to 14 hours of HD video playback.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus Availability: iPhone 7 Plus will be available in Andorra, Bahrain, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Greenland, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Kosovo, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Maldives, Malta, Monaco, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia and Slovenia beginning Friday, September 23. iPhone 7 Plus will also be available to customers in India beginning October 7.