Presents the iPhone X (iPhone Ten), which will go on sale November 3 at $999
Apple put an end to the huge number of rumors that have been filled in the Internet in recent months. Just had the anniversary of the iPhone, called the iPhone X (iPhone read Ten). We will remind, this year the family is celebrating their 10th anniversary.
Introducing iPhone X, the company used the phrase «future of smartphones». Tim cook said that the new device will set the direction for industry development for the next 10 years. In terms of design — no news, all this we already saw.
Smartphone samisen from dust and moisture at the «microscopic level» (probably talking about the class IP68). Originally stated color Space Gray and Silver, but it is clear that the list will be expanded in the near future.
iPhone X-received OLED display with a diagonal of 5.8 inches with a resolution of 2436 x 1125 pixels, called Super Retina Display. The pixel density is a record for the iPhone family of 458 ppi.
Super Retina Display supports extended dynamic range Dolby Vision and HDR10, 3D Touch and the True Tone and is characterized by the contrast of 1,000,000:1.
Touching the screen, you withdraw the phone from standby mode, swipe up, open desktop. Siri can be accessed by voice, as before, or double-clicking the button on the side.
iPhone X learned to recognize users faces, a technology that has replaced the Touch ID, is called Face ID. The area at the top of the screen called camera system TrueDepth, it was a place for the IR camera, front camera, microphone, proximity sensor and other sensors.
System-on-chip A11 Bionic, which is also applied in the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, equipped with two powerful and four energy-efficient cores. It is ahead of Apple A11 performance 70%. The graphics processor was first created by Apple, it includes three cores and runs 30% faster than the previous GPU in the SoC.
Face ID remembers your face and the changes that happen to it over time, so the system recognizes you, even if you release the beard or shave it off. It works fine day and night. The system will not be able to cheat by using pictures that’s sure to get checked by the bloggers.
The degree of nadiensky data when using Face ID very high. According to Apple representatives, the previously used system Touch ID can be fooled in 1 case of 50 thousand Face ID may be imperfect in only one case out of a million. Unlock your smartphone will only be your twin.
As expected, the new smartphone appeared animated emoticons Animoji, to control the facial expressions which you can use the front-facing 3D cameras and their own person. Were originally presented a dozen Animoji, but the list will obviously be far more.
The main camera is dual as that of the iPhone 8 Plus. The modules have the same resolution of 12 megapixels. Only the first aperture is F/1.8, and the second — F/2.8, that is iPhone X needs to cope better with shooting in low light conditions. Also stated optical stabilization both modules, and enhanced videosfilipino. Flash consists of four LEDs.
Thanks to technology front camera TrueDepth it will also allow you to make beautiful portraits with background blur. Apple claims that the selfie lovers will just love it.
Speaking of autonomy, Apple claims that the iPhone X under the same conditions holds a charge for 2 hours longer than the iPhone 7. No wonder iPhone X supports wireless charging Qi, and the iPhone 8.
Later this year Apple will release an accessory AirPower to be used for wireless charging to its smartphones, and Apple Watch Series 3 and a new case for AirPods.
iPhone X will go on sale on 3 November, pre-orders will begin taking October 27. The version with 64 GB of flash memory will cost $ 999. Will also be offered a version with 256 GB of flash memory.