Alongside the latest 4.7-inch iPhone device, Apple has also announced the bigger-screen model at the San Francisco event. Dubbed the Apple iPhone 7 Plus, this handset brings a 5.5-inch Retina HD display with 3D touch. It is still water and dust resistance with IP67 ratings that same as the smaller brother. Thus, the phone is carrying a new home button which house the fingerprint sensor that press sensitive with the new generation Taptic Engine.
iPhone 7 Plus is take of advantages a new quad-core Apple A10 Fusion processor which promises 40 percent faster than Apple A9. It is accompanied by a new hexa-core GPU and runs on the latest iOS 10. Like the 4.7-inch iPhone 7, the new 5.5-inch phablet lacks the 3.5mm audio jack. But users don’t worry it since the phone offers EarPods with Lightning connector. It is also bundled with lightning to 3.5mm adapter.
In terms of photography, iPhone 7 Plus phablet packs dual 12-megapixel rear cameras one wide-angle with f/1.8 aperture and a telephoto lens with f/2.8 aperture for new depth-of-field as well as OIS and Quad-LED True Tone flash. Around the front side, you’ll found a new 7MP Facetime camera.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus specifications
- 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS 401ppi display, 1300:1 contrast ratio, 3D Touch
- Quad-core A10 Fusion 64-bit processor with six-core GPU, M10 motion co-processor
- 32GB,128GB and 256GB storage options
- iOS 10
- Water and dust resistant (IP67)
- 12MP wide-angle (f/1.8) and telephoto (f/2.8) cameras, OIS, Optical zoom at 2x; digital zoom up to 10x, Six?element lens, Quad-LED True Tone flash, 4K video recording at 30 fps, Slo?mo 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps
- 7MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1080p video recording,Retina Flash
- TouchID Fingerprint sensor, Stereo speakers
- Dimensions: 158.2x 77.9×7.3 mm; Weight: 188grams
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac with MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, GPS with GLONASS
- Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery with up to 16 days standby, Up to 13 hours internet use on 3G/4G LTE, 15 hours on Wi-Fi
The Apple iPhone 7 Plus would be open for pre-order beginning Friday, September 9 in more than 25 countries, but it will go on sale starting Friday, September 16. It will arrive in Jet Black, Black, Gold, Rose Gold and Silver colors. Let’s talk about pricing, the 32GB of iPhone 7 Plus is priced at $769, while the 128GB and 256GB variants are cost $869 and $969, respectively.