What are the features of the new iPhone13? Apple has unveiled the new iPhone 13 and its modifications.
On September 14, at the headquarters of Apple Park in Cupertino, an online presentation of the new Apple smartphone – iPhone 13 took place. The flagship smartphone was presented in four configurations: iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Mini, iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max.
What do the new iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Mini look like?
The design of the new smartphones in many ways resembles the appearance of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Mini introduced last year. True, Apple's new products have become a couple of millimeters thicker and a little heavier than their predecessors. The iPhone 13 weighs 173 grams (up from 162) and the iPhone 13 Mini weighs 140 grams (up from 133).
iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Mini will be available in five new colors: pink, blue, product red, dark night and shining star.
The base smartphone (146.7 cm long) and its smaller (15 cm) copy have a durable and waterproof body. The developer's website says that the iPhone 13 will be able to work even after a half-hour stay at a depth of 6 meters. The front panel of iPhones is covered with Ceramic Shield, the back is made of glass. Aluminum body.
Smartphones feature an improved 6.1-inch (iPhone 13) and 5.4-inch (iPhone 13 Mini) Super Retina XDR OLED display. Like their predecessors. The iPhones display is 28% brighter, with a typical brightness of 800 cd / m2 and a peak brightness of 1200 cd / m2 in HDR mode (there is also support for HDR10 and Dolby Vision).
One of the main external changes is the placement of the cameras on the rear panel. The base models of the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini are equipped with a dual-camera system of 12 megapixels each: wide-angle and ultra-wide-angle. They are located diagonally in the upper left corner. The lenses are protected by sapphire glass.
Wide-angle: ƒ / 1.6 aperture. Ultra wide-angle: ƒ / 2.4 aperture and 120 ° viewing angle
According to the developers, the new wide-angle camera can capture 47% more light. That will allow you to take better photos and videos in low light and at night.
Also, the smartphone is equipped with a new optical stabilization with a shift of the matrix. She, they say at Apple, will provide clear footage even in an unstable position.
What all fans of the “apple” technology especially drew attention to was the fact that on the front panel of the iPhone 13 the “bangs” at the top of the screen became 20% less (for the first time since 2018).
Cinema Effect Mode
Another novelty is the “Cinema Effect” video mode. It allows you to automatically shift focus from one person to another if that person looks away from the camera. Cinematic mode supports both main and front cameras. Focus can be adjusted manually while recording. “Now your videos will look like a real movie,” the developers say.
In addition, it is possible to shoot HDR video in Dolby Vision up to 4K at 60 frames per second. 4K video at 24, 25, 30 or 60 frames per second. 1080p HD video at 25, 30 or 60 fps and 720p HD video at 30 fps. Slow motion (with a frequency of 120 or 240 frames per second) is also available.
Flagship smartphones are equipped with the new six-core Apple A15 Bionic processor on a chip (5 nanometers). It has 15 billion transistors.
Processor performance, according to Apple, is 50% faster than the competition, and graphics performance is 30% faster than “best competitors.” The “stuffing” of iPhones allows 15.8 trillion operations per second.
The iPhone 13's battery lasts 2.5 hours longer than the iPhone 12, and the iPhone 13 mini's battery lasts 1.5 hours longer than last year's model. According to the developers, a powerful battery will allow you to play videos continuously for up to 19 hours.
The cost of the new iPhone 13 is from $ 799 (from 79,990 rubles), and the iPhone 13 mini is from $ 699 (from 69,990 rubles). Versions with 128, 256 and 512 GB of internal memory will be available. Pre-order for new iPhones will start on September 22, and on September 24, the devices will appear on the shelves of Russian stores.
What are the new iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max?
Both models are available in four colors: graphite, gold, silver and sky blue. The body is made of stainless steel. Front panel – Ceramic Shield coating. On the back there is a textured frosted glass. “Bangs” as in the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini also decreased by 20%.
Smartphones are equipped with an improved OLED display. For the first time, ProMotion technology appears on the screens of Pro-models with an adaptive screen refresh rate from 10 to 120 Hz. This “smart” system detects finger movements and adjusts the frame rate. According to experts, Apple previously only installed this technology in iPads, but never in iPhones.
The Pro Camera System has received the largest update ever. Smartphones have three of them at 12 megapixels (telephoto, wide-angle and ultra-wide-angle).
The new ultra-wide-angle camera with an updated lens and a powerful autofocus system can now take macro shots at a distance of just 2 cm. The camera also captures 92% more light.
“Macro photography is just the beginning. Now you can shoot macro video, even slow motion or time lapse. Prepare to be surprised, “the developers say.
Night mode is now available on all three cameras, and Smart HDR 4 technology can automatically adjust to adjust contrast, lighting and even skin tone for each person. The telephoto camera has a 3x optical zoom. Like the iPhone 13, there is a Movie Effect mode.
The developers claim that the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max are the first smartphones on which you can completely shoot and edit a movie in the ProRes video format.
“ProRes is about high definition and low compression. Therefore, on the go, you can create video content ready for publications and presentations. Now you can start and finish your ProRes project right on your iPhone. Or open iPhone ProRes video directly in Final Cut Pro on Mac, ”the developers explained.
In general, Apple is positioning these smartphones as professional camcorders, which can be used to shoot movies and clips.
Like the iPhone 13, the Pro range is powered by the Apple A15 Bionic six-core chip.
Charging iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max lasts 1.5 hours and 2.5 hours, respectively, longer than their predecessors. “IPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max last longer than other iPhones on a single charge,” Apple said.
The cost of the iPhone 13 Pro is from $ 999 (from 99,990 rubles), the iPhone 13 Pro Max is $ 1099 (from 109,990 rubles). Versions will be available in 128, 256, 512 GB and 1 TB. Pre-order for new iPhones will start on September 22, and on September 24, the devices will appear on the shelves of Russian stores.
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