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The new iPhone 13 models come with a host of upgrades from tiny notch high refresh rate panels to big batteries. Here’s all you need to know about the new iPhones. Also Read – Apple & Intel start testing chip designs with TSMC’s 3nm technology.
iPhone 13 Pro, iPhone 13 Pro Max features, specs
The design of the new iPhone 13 Pro series looks similar to the previous iPhone 12 Pro models. However, Apple has come up with a new space-saving design to implement larger battery this around time. While the regular iPhone 13 maintain a same performance as the iPhone 12, the Pro models get an LTPO panel with a Dynamic 120Hz refresh rate. iPhone 13 Pro sports a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina display, while the 13 Pro Max gets a bigger 6.7-inch Retina panel. The phones also have an Always-On Display feature available.
That said, the entire iPhone 13 lineup gets satellite communications capability for emergency texts, improved Night Sky mode for better capture of celestial objects, and a new Portrait video mode.
As for internal hardware, the phones equip the 5nm A15 Bionic chipset. Notably, the iPhone 13 Pro models are the first in the iPhone lineup to get up to 1TB storage. Apple has used Qualcomm’s X60 5G modem that is expected to offer better 5G performance as the modem combines both mmWave and sub-6GHz 5G networks simultaneously.
As for the optics, both the iPhones get larger f/1.8 apertures on their 12-megapixel ultra-wide cameras, up from f/2.4 aperture on the iPhone 12. The iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max offer new 6-element ultrawide lenses. The 12-megapixel duo is cited to offer brighter, and improve picture quality. Like the other iPhone 13 variants, the Pro models get improve Night mode, and Cinematic video mode as well. On the software front, the phones run the refined iOS 15.
The phones get a boost in battery backup as well with an 18 percent gain as compared to their predecessors. The new iPhones support 25W wired fast charge, and include reverse wireless charging solution as well.
In terms of colour, iPhone 13 Pro models will arrive in Black, Silver, Gold, and Bronze option, with the Black shade replacing the Graphite colour option.
Price and availability
Last but not least, iPhone 13 Pro has been launched at a starting price of $999. While the iPhone 13 Pro Max starts at $ 1099. Preorders begin for these models this Friday and shipping on September 24. India price yet to be out. Also Read – Apple may launch iPad with bigger displays in the near future