Apple iPhone 7 Plus Summary and Introduction
The iPhone 7 plus is another wonderful smart phone from Apple brand , the device looks so much like iPhone 7.
The device is the modified version of iPhone 7 and has an insignificant difference in that the iPhone 7 Plus is a bit bigger and heavier than iPhone 7. like iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus also features an all glass screen making display more futuristic.
The one SIM device has a 5.5 inches screen and a screen to body ratio up to 67.7 with dimension measuring 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm (6.23 x 3.07 x 0.29 inches) and weighs 188g.
The Apple mobile device integrates on A11 Bionic processor was the best processor in mobile phones not until the introduction of A12 Bionic processor that is seen in iPhone XS and XS Max.
However, Qualcomm also released a competing processor with the release of the Snapdragon 845 which has been featured in some Samsung phones and Google Pixel, this flagship chip was also featured in Huawei P10 which is very similar with the iPhone 7 Plus.
The snapdragon 845 is a very good processor as it is the closest to iPhone 7 plus A11 Bionic processor but the Qualcomm processor is twice as fast as the A11 Bionic processor ..
The smartphone which feature a water/dust resistant that was tested under controlled laboratory conditions with rating of IP67 under IEC standard 60529.
Users should note that this feature does not mean it cannot get damage by water but that its function is to a limit, it is also important to know that the iPhone 7 Plus should not be charged immediately after coming in contact with water but should be dried first probable with mild hair drier.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus Key Specs
|Resolution||1080 by 1920 pixels|
Price: How much does Apple iPhone 7 Plus cost?
You can get the iPhone 7 Plus in the US for $1,100 while the price on Canada starts at $1,453 depending on online retailer you choose from below.
In Australia, the price starts at $1,489 but the price of iPhone 7 Plus in UK is £879 while the EU countries can buy iPhone 7 Plus for €960.
In Africa, you can buy the iPhone 7 Plus in Nigeria for ₦415,000 and Kenya for KSh 117,566 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of iPhone 7 Plus is RS 71,999.
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The Apple iPhone 7 Plus is made from aluminum material and has a 5.5 inch screen with dimension measuring 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm (6.23 x 3.07 x 0.29 inches) and weighs 188grams.
It is available in variety of colours. Colours available include – Jet Black, Black, Rose Gold, Red, Silver, and Gold.
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are the first water resistant iPhones, the IP67 certification protects the device from spills, splash and water as deep as 1m for about 30 minutes. The phone was also built with one Sim port, this port allows the insert of only one Nano sim.
The device was designed in a way that with using the 3D touch present in the phone, the iPhone respond with subtle touch.
The iPhone 7 Plus touch screen display type screen with LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive has a 5.5 inches screen whose screen to body ratio is 67.7%. With screen resolution at 1080 pixel by 1920 pixel and screen density, PPI at 401 pixels per inch.
Almost every day your experience with your iPhone comes to live on its display. The iPhone 7 Plus uses the same color space as the digital cinema industry, having a brilliant and vibrant display.
The new retina HD display deeply integrates 3D Touch throughout iOS, now you can interact with messages, mail and other apps in a more powerful and more responsive way.
iPhone 7 Plus is supercharged by one of the most powerful chip ever in the world of smartphones, it is not just faster but more efficient than those of smartphones like Huawei P8, Samsung S7 and the likes.
It runs on iOS operating system which is fused with a A10 fusion chip with an all new architecture that enables faster processing. Its performance is backed by a 3GB RAM and Quad – Core processing unit clocking at speeds of 2.34GHz.
The Internal storage size of the iPhone 7 Plus is available at 32GB, 128GB and 256GB.
The iOS operating system is the most advanced intuitive and secure mobile operating system in the world and is designed to help user get the most out of Apple mobile phones.
As for the OS, iPhone 7 Plus has an iOS 10 operating system which can be upgraded to iOS 11, this iOS 11 makes the iPhone 7 plus more powerful and faster.
iPhone 7 Plus does not have just one entirely new camera system, it has two.The device has both a rear or primary camera and a front or secondary camera.
iPhone 7 Plus comes with 12-megapixel for the rear or primary camera with f/1.8 aperture which is a telephoto camera making it possible to get a higher quality zoom from farther away.
While a 7-megapixel front or secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture is stationed for additional camera support.
It also has an all new depth of field effect which is very commendable because portrait shots will look better than ever.
The 12-megapixel of the camera also features telephoto camera that can capture image from a distance, this means that users can get higher quality zoom from farther away. With an all new depth of field effect portrait shots looks better than ever.
Battery Capacity and Sensors
iPhone 7 Plus has a non-removable Li-Ion type battery that is able to store up to 2900mAh charge to power all the above features and more, like the connectivity options which includes Wi-Fi, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and sensors which includes finger print sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, proximity, compass, barometer and light sensor.
The battery has up to 21 hours of usage time and lasts up to 16 days of stand by time, it as does not feature wireless charging .
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Apple iPhone 7 Plus Key Specifications
|Device Name||Apple iPhone 7 Plus|
|Released Date||Release September 2016|
|Dimensions and Size||158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm (6.23 x 3.07 x 0.29 inches)|
|Weight (in grams)||188 g|
|Colors||Jet Black, Black, Rose Gold, Red, Silver, Gold|
|Number of SIM||One|
|Water Resistance||Yes – iP67 certified|
|Battery Capacity||2900 mAh|
|Stand-by||384 hours (3G)|
|Talk time||21 hours (3G)|
|Screen Type||LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen|
|Screen Size (inches)||5.5 inches|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||401 ppi pixel density|
|Colors||16 million colors|
|Screen Protection||Oleophobic coating, Ion-strengthened glass|
|Operating System||iOS 10.0.1 but can be upgraded to iOS 11.0.2|
|Processor Type or Chipset||Apple A10 Fusion|
|Processor||Quad-core 2.34 GHz (2x Hurricane + 2x Zephyr)|
|Internal Storage||32GB, 128GB and 256GB|
|Expandable Storage Type||–|
|Maximum Expandable Storage||–|
|Front or Secondary||7-megapixel, f/2.2 aperture|
|Rear or Primary||Dual 12-megapixel, f/1.8 and f/2.8 aperture|
|Features||1/3″ sensor size @ 28mm, 1/3.6″ sensor size @ 56mm, face detection, phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, quad-LED (dual tone) flash, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)|
|Wifi or Wi-Fi||Yes|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|USB||2.0 reversible connector|
|Network Technology||GSM, CDMA, HSPA, EVDO, LTE|
|Fingerprint||Yes – Front mounted|
|Compass or Magnetometer||Yes|
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