Everything You Need To Know About the iPhone X
The iPhone X is undoubtedly among the most exciting smartphone devices to be released in this decade. This is because it happens to be the most radical iPhone design in history as it adds a new level of polish and ties together several key trends in the smartphone industry.
These are some of the major reasons that are bound to attract many loyal Apple fans to make the upgrade. The device is definitely a new way by which Apple users will interact with their iPhones, a way that alters app usage and lets you enjoy much more of iOS at any one time.
Apple iPhone X - Full Announcement From Apple's 2017 Keynote
iPhone X Release date
Apple announced that the pre-orders for this new product will start on 27 October but the first shipping will not start until 3rd November. The slow rollout is because of the release of both the iPhone 8 as well as the iPhone 8 Plus that are expected in stores from 22nd September. Furthermore, the first wave of shipments is said to go to the major territories of Australia, US and UK.
Design of the iPhone X
Apple has a whole new slick design for the iPhone X. It is a very beautiful phone that is equipped with a stainless-steel band and a glass back that curves into a 5.8-inch OLED display, which stretches across the entire front of the phone. The iPhone X also has a bigger display compared to the 5.5-inch Plus-sized iPhones.
This new design eliminates the home button to create space for the whole new edge-to-edge 5.8in display. The ultra-slim bezel design has the notch cut out of the screen’s top to make room for the front camera.
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iPhone X Features
Then following are some of the amazing features of the iPhone X that has made it a household name amongst iPhone lovers:
1. iPhone X Display
This phone has a display that is considered to be the sharpest ever seen on an iPhone device. It has a colorful OLED display that has more than two million pixels. This is beneficial as its translates to more impressive video playback, sharper text for reading etc.
In addition to the OLED, the edge-to-edge screen provides a larger viewing area while at the same time negating the need for one to carry a phone that is larger in size.
2. Facial recognition
The iPhone X device allows users to register their face to enable them to unlock the phone by simply looking at it. The facial unlock feature on this device utilizes 3-D imagery that boasts of better security.
The face ID has a technique of taking in many different face angles. In fact, the facial recognition on iPhone X is even more secure compared to the traditional fingerprint lock on iPhones.
This is a feature that allows iPhone X users to make short clips of their own emotions and consequently send them off as emojis to family and friends. This feature uses the facial recognition technology on the device but with a bit of fun.
4. Wireless charging
The iPhone X joins iPhone 8 as well as iPhone 8 Plus to be the very first iPhone devices to support the much-desired wireless charging feature. The users of the iPhone X will therefore use wireless charging pads for their devices.
5. iPhone X Cameras
This iPhone designed with a 12-megapixel wide-angle lens and a second telephoto lens meant primarily for zooming. In addition, it has a new front-facing that is described to have TrueDepth thus capable of taking fancy portrait shots similar to those that debuted on the former Apple flagship i.e. iPhone 7 Plus.
The shots successfully created a blurred background broken effect that had a more professional appearance.
6. iOS 11
The gadget brand-new version of iOS to support the new features. The main display has been retained but at the bottom of the device where the home button and bezel used to be has been repurposed to become a complete different button. The controller in the new iOS is located at the top right side.
7. iPhone X Battery
It has new A11 Bionic Chipset that can comfortably handle the new software and hardware. The new chipset is capable of powering the large required by the AR sensor and powering the additional pixels on the front of the device.
The new chipset also supports better graphical performance and improved overall performance of the device. The ultimate result is a better battery life than previous devices.
iPhone X — Apple
News About The iPhone X
Both the iPhone 8 as well as the iPhone 8 Plus are currently on sale. However, consumers will have to be a bit more patient for the new and exciting iPhone X. Nonetheless, it should be noted that the device is more expensive (by about 40%) compared to the iPhone 8.
This is despite the fact that the two devices share a good number of design similarities such as glass backs, wireless charging, IP67 dust and water resistance and a chassis with a rigid Series 7000 aluminum.
What People Will Love About The iPhone X
There are several things that people are bound to love about the new and exciting iPhone X, some of the notable ones include the following:
- The Animoji feature in the iMessage. This is definitely a fun feature that people who adore chatting will appreciate in the iPhone X
- Face ID is yet another superb aspect of the iPhone X that people will love. This convenient facial recognition feature easily unlocks the phone and is way better than using fingerprint
- The large screen is an interesting feature that will receive a lot of love. This is because it is a plus-sized display but on a standard-sized iPhone
- Wireless charging probably will have the greatest appeal to iPhone users of the iPhone X and this is because you do not have to deal with cables anymore
- Fast charging device, this means that consumers can quickly charge it up whenever they are in a hurry