Along with the 4.7 inch iPhone 7, Apple has released the 5.5 inch iPhone 7 Plus today at its 2016 keynote event. The iPhone 7 Plus features a faster processor, brighter display, 2 x 12 MP cameras and more.
iPhone 7 Plus Specs
Here is a look at iPhone 7 Plus specs in a tabular format.
|Specs||iPhone 7 Plus|
|Dimensions (L x W)||158.2 x 77.9 mm (6.23 x 3.07 inches)|
|Thickness||7.3 mm (0.29 inches)|
|Display||5.5 Inches; 1080 x 1920 (401 ppi)|
|Storage||32, 128 and 256 GB|
|Processor||64-bit Quad Core Apple A10 Fusion|
|Front Camera||7 MP|
|Rear Camera||2 x 12 MP Cameras|
|Battery||1 Hour More Battery Life than iPhone 6s|
|Sensors||Fingerprint, Accelerometer, gyrometer, proximity, Ambient light|
|Others||GPS, NFC, Bluetooth, Dual Band Wi-Fi|
|Price||$769, $869, $969|
iPhone 7 Plus Specs and Features
Here is a summary of the main iPhone 7 Plus Features.
⦁ Speedy Processor: iPhone 7 Plus is powered by Apple’s new 64 bit, Quad Core A10 Fusion processor, rated to be 40% faster than the Apple A9 processor of iPhone 6s Plus and 2 times faster than the iPhone 6.
⦁ 2 x 12 MP Rear Cameras: Apple has added a whole new Camera to iPhone 7 Plus. The new iPhone is now equipped with two 12 MP cameras, one of these cameras has a Wide Angle Lens, while the second camera has a Telephoto Lens.
These two Cameras work together to provide better zoom from a greater distance and produce high quality images, comparable to those shot with advanced cameras.
⦁ More LED’s: iPhone 7 Plus is equipped with 4 LED’s as compared to 2 LED’s in iPhone 6s Plus. These LED’s will make pictures taken in low quality look better.
⦁ No Headphone Jack: As expected, iPhone 7 Plus will be shipping without a headphone jack. Apple has removed the Headphone Jack from iPhone, allowing for a new way to listen to music.
iPhone 7 Plus will be shipping with a pair of EarPods that can be connected to the iPhone via the lighting cable. In addition, iPhone 7 Plus will also be shipping with a lightning to headphone adapter, that you can make use of to connected your old headphones.
⦁ Lots of Storage: The iPhone 7 Plus now comes with more storage than ever before. The base model of iPhone 7 Plus comes with an ample 32 GB of storage. In case you want more storage, you can go for 128 GB and 256 GB models of iPhone 7 Plus.
⦁ New Home Buttons: iPhone 7 Plus features a completely redesigned Home button. The clickable Home button which was a central feature in all iPhone’s has been replaced with a non clickable pressure sensitive Home button.
⦁ More Battery Life: On an average iPhone 7 Plus should last an hour longer than the iPhone 6s Plus.
⦁ iOS 10: iPhone 7 Plus will come pre-loaded with iOS 10, Apple’s latest version of operating system that has a bunch of new features like Raise to wake, redesigned photos app, handwriting in iMessages and other features designed to enhance user experince on Apple devices.
⦁ 5 Colour Options: The iPhone 7 Plus will ship in a total of 5 colours, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold and 2 new colours which are Jet black and black. The Space Gray colour has been officially removed.
⦁ Waterproof and Dustproof: Along with iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus is the first iPhone to become waterproof and dustproof.
The new iPhone has been designed to a waterproof rating of IPX67, which means that it can withstand water splashes and also full immersion in 1 meter deep water for up to 30 minutes.
iPhone 7 Plus Price & Release Date
Pre-orders for iPhone 7 Plus are scheduled to start from September 9, 2016 and the phone will start shipping from September 16, 2016.
The base model of iPhone 7 Plus with 32 GB of storage is priced at $769, while the 128 GB and 256 GB versions of iPhone 7 Plus are priced at $869 and $969.