Apple iPhone 7: What’s New

Editor’s Note: This post was published when iPhone 7 just came out and was the hottest phone one the market. Obviously, it’s not relevant now that newer models are here. 

Apple iPhone 7 is the best iPhone ever.

It is a huge improvement on previous iPhones in every aspect. It has advanced camera systems, the best battery life ever in an iPhone, immersive stereo speakers on both top and bottom of the iPhone, and the most beautiful, colorful brightest iPhone display ever. Most important of all, it features an unparalleled performance that is better and faster than any other smartphone.


Apple has taken iPhone 7 to a completely new net level when it comes to design. It’s sleeker stylus and more beautiful than ever. The aluminum casing is water and dust resistant.

The home button has been redesigned to be more responsive and pursue sensitive. Apple is utilizing a new technology called Taptic engine to give you a precise tactile feedback as you press.

iPhone 7 is available in the following colors – Rosegold, gold, silver, black and jet black.


Apple has doubled the default Storage capacity and iPhone 7. You can’t get iPhone 7 and 32 GB, 128 GB, or 256 Storage capacity and iPhone 7. You can’t get iPhone seven and 32 GB, 128 GB, or 256 GB. The jet black designis exclusivity available in 128 GB and 256 DB models.

Size and Weight

iPhone 7 weighs 4.87 ounces and iPhone 7+ weighs 6.63 ounces.

The length of iPhone 7 is 5.44 inches the width is 2.64 inches and the thickness is .28 inch. iPhone 7+86.23 inches long, 3.07 inches wide add 0.29 inch thick.


What iPhone 7 and iPhone 7+ feature Retina HD display. IPhone 7 has a 1400 call him one contrast video and iPhone 7+ has 1300; one contrast ratio. iPhone 7’s resolution is 133 4 x 7 50 pixels at 326 ppi. 7+ has 19 20 x 1 080 pixel resolution at 401 PPI. They both feature multi – touch display with IPS technology. Diagonally, iPhone 7 is 4.7 inch and iPhone 7+ is 5.5 inch with vote featuring LED-backlit widescreen.

Water and Dust Resistant

Both phones are rated IP 67 under IEC standard 60529, which means whether you are venturing out in the pouring rain or exploring the dusty desert, you can rest assured that your iPhone will stay safe and you can continue using.


One of the most popular uses of iPhone it’s it’s camera. iPhone has turned us all into amazing photographers. Apple has packed the best camera ever in a smart phone in its iPhone 7.  The iPhone 7’s powerful camera is also poised to take virtual reality mainstream

Both iPhone seven and 7+ models include a wide range of improvements over the camera off previous version of iPhones.

  • Optical image stabilization
  • Six‑element lens
  • Quad-LED True Tone flash
  • Panorama (up to 63 megapixels)
  • Sapphire crystal lens cover
  • Backside illumination sensor
  • Hybrid IR filter
  • Autofocus with Focus Pixels
  • Tap to focus with Focus Pixels
  • Live Photos with stabilization
  • Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
  • Improved local tone mapping
  • Body and face detection
  • Exposure control
  • Noise reduction
  • Auto HDR for photos
  • Auto image stabilization
  • Burst mode
  • Timer mode
  • Photo geotagging

Moreover, iPhone 7 features a 12 megapixel camera,ƒ/1.8 aperture, and, Digital zoom up to 5x.

iPhone 7 plus, on the other hand features two cameras a 12MP wide angle camera (ƒ/1.8 aperture)  and a separate 12MP telephoto camera (ƒ/2.8 aperture). These cameras work together to give you optical zoom at 2x; and digital zoom as much as 10x. The 7 plus camera also lets you add a depth of field effect, Esencia allowing you to keep faces sharp by creating a blurred effect in the background.  this is a groundbreaking technology and a huge leap for smartphone cameras comma since this type of background blur was only possible with  DSLR cameras before.

The FaceTime camera on both models has also been improved to 7 megapixel photos and 1080 pixels HD video recording.  it also features backside illumination sensor, Auto Image stabilization,  Burst Mode, exposure control and timer mode.

Ordering and Available Dates

You can Preorder iPhone 7 beginning September 9. It was big and sipping the following week starting September 16.
Please note: This is an article in progress. Please check back later for more updates. 

Patrick Cooper

Patrick has over a decade’s experience writing about consumer electronics on the web. An avid traveller, he is the father of two adopted pitbulls and a greyhound. Cheif editor at, right now Patrick lives in Austin, TX. Reach him at