With the official release of new Apple iPhone X, at the event in Steve Jobs theatre at Apples headquarters at California, the long awaited buzz and speculations have come to an end. Clearly Apple has once again put up a challenge to all the competitors with their new release. Even though the specifications and features of iPhone X were leaked before the release, it took the internet by storm. Apple has named the new iPhone as iPhone X; actually it’s pronounced as iPhone 10(where X represents the roman numeric), it’s because it has been 10 years since the first iPhone was launched at Macworld Expo in 2007.
Let’s take a look into the design and features of the new iPhone X.
The leaks and speculations were true, the new iPhone X comes with a treat to the eyes. Unlike the previous iPhones the iPhone X comes with edge to edge OLED display and its 5.8in diagonally which follows the curves and edges providing a whole new display experience and enhanced color support. Apple calls this display as the new Super Retina Display. The new iPhone is water and dusts resistant like the previous ones and has the most durable screen glass.
Edge to edge screen
The new OLED screen has a one lakh to one contrast ratio which gives the stunning and enhanced color, true blacks and high brightness.
No Fingerprint Unlocking!!!
The game changing technology that Apple unveiled in the new iPhone X is the Face Identified unlocking of the phone. Your face is your password. Unlike the iPhone 7 the new iPhone X does not have a finger print unlock. It is incorporated with a face recognized unlocking with the help of newly inbuilt True Depth Camera. It projects and analyzes more than 30,000 invisible dots to create a precise depth map of your face. Face ID is a secure new way to unlock, authenticate and pay.
Make your selfies more beautiful.
The True Depth camera has Portrait Mode Selfies which can create beautiful selfies with sharp foregrounds and artfully blurred backgrounds. A new feature in Portrait mode, Portrait Lighting produces impressive studio‑quality lighting effects.
The back camera comes with dual cameras with a larger and faster 12MP sensor, a new color filter, deeper pixels and a new telephoto camera with OIS. It has new studio quality effect with Depth-sensing cameras and precise facial mapping. Both rear cameras have optical image stabilization and fast lenses for outstanding photos and videos even in low light. The wide-angle and telephoto cameras on iPhone X enable optical zoom, as well as digital zoom of up to 10X for photos and 6X for videos.
How can I navigate without a Home button!
Navigation on the home screen has changed a lot when it comes to the ne iPhone x. the new iPhone X does not have a home button rather it has new gesture controlled features. Swipe up on the screen to get to the home page.
World of emoji has evolved
With the new Animoji the idea of texting has changed. The new Animoji lets you create your own animated emoji. The True Depth camera can recognize more than 50 different muscle movements to mirror your expressions in 12 Animoji.
What’s inside the core?
The new iPhone X has powerful internal chips with a neural engine that’s capable of up to 600 billion operations per second. The four efficiency cores in the all‑new CPU are up to 70 percent faster than A10 Fusion. And the two performance cores are up to 25 percent faster. Machine learning let’s Face ID adapt to physical changes in your appearance over time. The power efficiency is optimized by second-generation performance controller and custom battery design that lasts up to two hours longer between charges than iPhone 7. The new Apple‑designed three‑core GPU is up to 30 percent faster than A10 Fusion. A11 Bionic powers extraordinary augmented reality experiences in games and apps that take the augmented reality to a whole new level.
Charging made easy
With the new wireless technology Apple has enhanced the user experience. iPhone X is the future of wireless. You can charge the iPhone x with wireless charging stations and mats in hotels cafes and airports around the world. Apple has started an era of wireless charging with the new Air Power mat. It lets you, charge your iPhone, Apple watch and Air pods on the go.
The iPhone X comes with iOS 11 which is entirely rethought for the new gestures and capabilities.
With this premium class technology the iPhone X costs $999 for the 64GB model and for the 256 GB model you are looking at a whopping $1,146.