A quick guide to the Apple iPhone 13
By Ray Ampoloquio September 14, 2021
The Apple iPhone 13 is finally here.
Millions of fans around the globe tuned in to the recently-concluded Apple streaming event.
The showcase saw the tech giant launch the new iPhone 13 along with several other Apple products.
If you're planning to upgrade to the latest iPhone, we've got all the info that you need.
Similar to the two numerical models released before it the iPhone 13 series lineup includes four different devices.
The iPhone 13 mini comes back despite the weak sales from the previous generation.
Also returning are Apple's premium offerings: the iPhone 13 Pro and the iPhone 13 Pro Max.
All four iPhone 13 devices support 5G connectivity.
Similar to the iPhone 12, the iPhone 13 will come with an aluminum body and flat edges.
However, the newer model is noticeably narrower, especially in the areas around the speaker, front-facing camera, and Face ID.
Apple claims that all iPhone 13 models boast longer battery lives compared to their predecessors.
For example, the iPhone 13 Pro Max will reportedly last 2.5 hours longer compared to the iPhone 12 Pro Max.
Super Retina XDR displays and a Ceramic Shield front, along with an IP68 water resistance rating are standard across all four iPhone devices.
ProMotion will be exclusive to the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max models.
Apple also added a new Wide camera with sensor-shift optical image stabilization (OIS) capabilities to the iPhone 13.
Apple has equipped both the iPhone 13 Pro and the iPhone 13 Pro Max with new Ultra Wide, Wide, and Telephoto cameras with Night Mode.
To accompany these hardware upgrades, Apple is also making improvements to iOS 15.
For those who are interested, Apple will start accepting pre-orders for the new iPhone starting on September 17, Friday.
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