Apple iPhone 7: A Water Resistance, A More Durable Solid-State Home Button And A Fast processor

No other phone is like iPhone says Apple. Yes it proves it correct in some way but when it comes to money it puts people in a hard way to choose. Yet customers are ready to flaunt with an iPhone since Apple has created its own brand and name in a magnificent manner. Apple’s iPhones are considered to be the best in the world with all their unique and long-lasting features and techniques which no other brand could match. When it comes to security, it is always an end to end encryption. Apple releases three versions in each set like iPhone 7, 7S, and 7 Plus with some alterations and new techniques added compared to their predecessor.

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When we talk about iPhone 7, I would say that it is the one which is handy, with a reliable camera and easy to handle. It comes with an advanced processor, a good battery life and we need not really bother about the water splash. This makes it kinda interesting right. iPhone 7 is one of the best smartphones under Rs.35,000. This phone is claimed to be the most vibrant phone since it comes in various colors like Black, Gold, Silver, Rose Gold, and Jet Black and all these colors make it look so elegant on our hands. Let’s see how else it has made its mark.

Specifications
Launch Date16th September 2016
PriceRs. 31,999
ColorsBlack, Gold, Silver, Rose Gold, Jet Black
DimensionsHeight5.44 inches (138.3 mm)
Weight138 g
Width2.64 inches (67.1 mm)
Depth0.28 inch (7.1 mm)
DisplaySize4.7-inch Retina HD display with IPS technology
TypeRetina HD display
Pixel Resolution1334 x 750
Contrast ratio1400:1 
Aspect ratio16:9
Screen to body ratio65.6%
Pixel density326 PPI
Protection glassIon-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
FeaturesWide color display (P3)
625 cd/m2 max brightness (typical)
Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles
Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously
Display Zoom
Reachability
PerformanceProcessorA10 Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture and M10 motion coprocessor
OSiOS 10.0.1, upgradable to iOS 13.4
CPUQuad-core 2.34 GHz 
GPUPowerVR Series7XT Plus
StorageRAM2 GB
Internal memory32 GB, 128 GB, 256 GB
Expandable memoryNo
Main CameraiSight cameraMegapixels- 12
Aperture- f/1.8
AutofocusPhase detection autofocus
FeaturesDigital zoom up to 5x, Optical image stabilization, Six-element lens, Quad-LED True Tone flash, Panorama (up to 63MP), Sapphire crystal lens cover, Backside illumination sensor, Hybrid IR filter, Autofocus with Focus Pixels, Tap to focus with Focus Pixels, Live Photos with stabilization, Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos, Improved local tone mapping, Body and face detection, Exposure control, Noise reduction, Auto HDR for photos, Auto image stabilization, Burst mode, Timer mode, Photo geotagging
Image formats captured: HEIF and JPEG
Video Recording4K video recording at 30 fps
1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps
720p HD video recording at 30 fps
Optical image stabilization for video
Optical zoom; 6x digital zoom (iPhone 7 Plus only)
Quad-LED True Tone flash
Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps
Time-lapse video with stabilization
Cinematic video stabilization (1080p and 720p)
Continuous autofocus video
Body and face detection
Noise reduction
Take 8MP still photos while recording 4K video
Playback zoom
Video geotagging
Video formats recorded: HEVC and H.264
FaceTime HD CameraSelfie cameraMegapixel- 7
Aperture- f/2.2
FlashRetina Flash
Video1080p HD video recording
FeaturesWide color capture for photos and Live Photos, Auto HDR, Backside illumination sensor, Body and face detection, Auto image stabilization, Burst mode, Exposure control, Timer mode
BatteryTypeNon-removable 1960 mAh battery
Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
USBCharging via USB to computer system or power adapter
CapacityTalk time (wireless): Up to 14 hours on 3G
Internet use: Up to 12 hours on 3G, up to 12 hours on LTE, up to 14 hours on Wi‑Fi
Wireless video playback: Up to 13 hours
Wireless audio playback: Up to 40 hours
Standby: Up to 10 days
Networks and connectivitySIM slotNano-SIM
Network Type4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
BluetoothBluetooth 4.2 wireless technology
Wifi802.11ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO
NFCNFC with reader mode
GPSYes
GSMYes
LTEYes
LocationAssisted GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and QZSS
Cellular
Digital compass
iBeacon microlocation
Wi-Fi
Touch IDFingerprint sensor built into the Home button
Audio/Video callingFaceTime audio
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
Wi-Fi calling
Intelligent assistantSiri- Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more
Get intelligent suggestions in Messages, Mail, QuickType, and more
Activate with only your voice using “Hey Siri”
Listen and identify songs
Accessibility
VoiceOver
Zoom
Magnifier
Software TTY
Siri and Dictation
Type to Siri
Switch Control
Closed Captions
AssistiveTouch
Speak Screen
TV and VideoAirPlay Mirroring, photos, and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)
Video mirroring and video out support: Up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold separately)
Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2, and Motion JPEG
Input/OutputHome/Touch ID sensor
Volume up/down
Ring/Silent switch
Side button
Built-in stereo speaker
Built-in microphone
Lightning connector
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient light sensor
Barometer
Proximity sensor
Three-axis gyro
Touch ID
In The BoxiPhone 7
EarPods with Lightning Connector
Lightning to USB Cable
USB Power Adapter
Documentation

Dimension

Apple iPhone 7 measures 138.3 mm height and 67.1 mm width just as same as iPhone 6s. It weighs 138 g which is super handy and you may not struggle while holding it because it is a balanced weight. The thickness is about 7.1 mm which looks slim and sleek. It has an honest grip and you may feel good after you hold it. This device comes in pretty colors like Black, Gold, Silver, Rose Gold, Jet Black. The color of the phone makes the purchasers to induce attracted.

Display

iPhone 7 comes with a 4.7-inch Retina HD display with IPS technology with a resolution of 1334 x 750 pixels. It has with 1400:1 contrast ratio, 16:9 aspect ratio, and 65.6% with 326 PPI which viewing experience better. This device is dust and water-resistant.  The home button in this smartphone is re-engineered and is no longer a physical button but it is a replacement ballet of pressure sensors and haptic vibration motors where you will simulate the texture of a button. And with a replacement unibody design that is smooth to the touch, iPhone 7 feels as stunning as it looks. iPhone 7 uses the same color space which is the same as the digital cinema industry, so the things which you see will be more vibrant and brilliant.

This smartphone is guarded with Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating to avoid the scratches, horror of falling and cracking the screen. The display comes with many features like wide color display (P3), 625 cd/m2 max brightness (typical), dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles, fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating, it support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously, display zoom, and reachability.

Performance

Apple iPhone 7 is equipped by quad-core 2.34 GHz A10 Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture and M10 motion coprocessor could be a more powerful chip ever in a phone. iPhone 7 runs based on iOS 10.0.1 which is upgradable to iOS 13.4 and PowerVR Series7XT Plus GPU. This smartphone isn’t just faster but also more efficient compared to previous phones because the A10 chip comes with a new architecture. That may enable the device to figure faster when you want it and it uses less power when you don’t. The speed is going to be twice the speed of the iPhone 6 where you will enjoy operating it. The latest A10 Fusion chipset combines two high power cores that compare laptop performance with two low power cores which combine with a larger battery to increase run time by up to 2 hours.

The software used here is iOS which brings the iPhone to life in powerful ways. This device is stunning and straightforward to use. There are many intelligent suggestions that appear once you want them. The most recent and advanced technologies helps to guard your security and privacy. Overall, you may feel amazing once you experience the phone.

Storage

Looking at the storage, iPhone 7 comes with 2 GB RAM with three variants of storage, 32 GB, 128 GB, 256 GB. The memory isn’t expandable but you need not worry about it. You will not to able to open the unit and add such as you usually do with the desktop computer but it comes with iCloud where you can back up your files, documents, images, videos, etc. You furthermore get an option where you can change the storage plan or buy more storage.

Camera

iSight Camera

As far as the cameras are concerned, iPhone 7 comes with 12 MP main primary camera with f/1.8 aperture. It is restructured by adding optical image stabilization, the six-element lens to create it more better for clicking images and shooting videos in low light. With the newest features like wide color capture, photos look more vibrant and clear. The rear camera comes with phase detection autofocus. The camera bump has been enlarged and artfully curved into a rear setup which looks amazing on a smaller phone with a single camera. The features of iPhone 7 camera include Digital zoom up to 5x, Optical image stabilization, Six-element lens, Quad-LED True Tone flash, Panorama (up to 63MP), Sapphire crystal lens cover, Backside illumination sensor, Hybrid IR filter, Autofocus with Focus Pixels, Tap to focus with Focus Pixels, Live Photos with stabilization, Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos, Improved local tone mapping, Body and face detection, Exposure control, Noise reduction, Auto HDR for photos, Auto image stabilization, Burst mode, Timer mode, Photo geotagging and the image formats captured in HEIF and JPEG. The videos recorded using the rear camera at 4K video recording at 30 fps, 1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps, 720p HD video recording at 30 fps, Optical image stabilization for video, Optical zoom; 6x digital zoom (iPhone 7 Plus only), Quad-LED True Tone flash, Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps, Time-lapse video with stabilization, Cinematic video stabilization (1080p and 720p), Continuous autofocus video, Body and face detection, Noise reduction, Take 8MP still photos while recording 4K video, Playback zoom, Video geotagging and video formats recorded in HEVC and H.264.

Facetime HD Camera

Apple iPhone 7 comes with 7 MP front camera which is very important than rear cameras in our Instagram stories world with f/2.2 aperture and 32 mm focal length. It has retina flash that was worth lifting from Snapchat. It’s one in all the most effective improvements from other phones and a welcome one. This camera is great with a brand new 7 MP sensor which is that the replacement of 5 MP sensors employed in iPhone 6s. You can shoot videos at 1080p HD video recording. The features of selfie camera include Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos, Auto HDR, Backside illumination sensor, Body and face detection, Auto image stabilization, Burst mode, Exposure control, Timer mode.

Battery

The iPhone 7 packs 1960 mAh built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery. It can be charged via USB to computer system or power adapter. The capacity of the battery stays up to 14 hours on 3G on talk time (wireless), up to 12 hours on 3G on internet use, up to 12 hours on LTE, up to 14 hours on Wi‑Fi, up to 13 hours on wireless video playback, up to 40 hours on wireless audio playback, up to 10 days on standby.

Networks and Connectivity

Apple iPhone 7 is built with a single SIM slot which can access only nano-SIM and supports 4G, 3G, 2G networks. Looking at the connectivity, it includes Bluetooth 4.2 wireless technology, Wi-Fi 802.11ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO, NFC with reader mode, GPS, GSM, LTE advanced which speeds up to 450 Mbps for data downloads, and it is three times faster than iPhone 6 and over 50 percent faster than iPhone 6s.

Other Specifications

Apple iPhone 7 has a Touch ID fingerprint sensor built into the home button where you can easily unlock the phone and it is more secured. It has audio and video calling options like FaceTime audio, Voice over LTE (VoLTE), and Wi-Fi calling. It comes with an intelligent assistant, Siri where you can use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more, get intelligent suggestions in messages, mail, quick type, and more, activate with only your voice using “Hey Siri”, listen and identify songs. It has got many accessibility like VoiceOver, Zoom, Magnifier, Software TTY, Siri and Dictation, Type to Siri, Switch Control, Closed Captions, AssistiveTouch, and Speak Screen. The input and output functions include Home/Touch ID sensor, Volume up/down, Ring/Silent switch, Side button, Built-in stereo speaker, Built-in microphone, and Lightning connector. Sensors like Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer, Proximity sensor, Three-axis gyro, Touch ID are included. The accessories in the iPhone 7 package has iPhone 7, EarPods with Lightning Connector, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, and Documentation.

iPhone 7 was launched during the months of September 2016. Yes it is an old model of the iPhone brand but still proves to be good in performance. It was launched with ios 10 and it has a bunch of features in it. iPhone 7 as if today, the price is dropped to the lowest of  Rs.19,999.You can still go for it if you are compromising on the year of release.

Apple iPhone 7 FAQ’s:

What are the colors available in Apple iPhone 7?

Apple iPhone 7 comes in five different elegant colors like Black, Gold, Silver, Rose Gold, and Jet Black.

What is the price of iPhone 7 in India?

iPhone 7 price in India starts from Rs. 19,999 for 32GB variant, Rs. 18,399 for 128GB variant, and Rs. 47,490 for 256GB variant.

Is the iPhone 7 waterproof?

Yes, iPhone 7 is said be splash, water and dust resistant. It carries an IP67 rating where you van submerge iPhone 7 in water for up to 30 minutes.

Does Apple iPhone 7 support wireless charging?

No, Apple iPhone 7 does not come with wireless charging but you add this feature yourself using few key accessories.

Does Apple iPhone 7 have good camera?

iPhone 7 is equipped with 12 MP main camera with f/1.8 aperture and 7 MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture which delivers vibrant and clear images.