Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
iPhone 7 Plus and iPhone 7-Apple was founded in 1976 by Steve Jobs with Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne. It began as a personal computer hardware company which today now makes everything from laptops to mobile phones. It has a Headquarter in California, the tech giant got involved in the smartphone market with the launch of iPhone in 2007, and then afterward tablet market with the launch of iPad in 2010, and then recently in smartwatches with the launch of Apple Watch in 2014.
The most awaited Apple smartphones are launched at an event in San Francisco. In 2016, Apple launched the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus which are now official and in this particular phone Apple removed the headphone jack which is use to mainly connect headphones and earphones for listening music and attend the call and introduced a new generation ear pads which connect to the iPhone wirelessly.
The two newly launched iPhones have a lot of similarities with the previous iPhones which includes the design and shape, but there are few changes in the antenna lines at the back and the new place for the camera. The home button is also not a button anymore rather it is a pressure-sensitive home button which responds to vibration instead of a click.
Here are the full specifications of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone 7 has a 4.7-inch Retina display and iPhone 7 Plus has a 5.5-inch Retina display
- The two new iPhone also comes with a new quad-core A10 chipset, and an M10 motion co-processor
- iPhone 7 boats a 12MP rear camera with a 7MP front-camera with OIS while iPhone 7 Plus gets dual 12MP rear cameras and 7MP front camera
- Both the iPhones has only one lightning port for charging and listening music
- iPhone 7 include 2GB of RAM and iPhone 7 Plus gets an upgrade of 3GB RAM
- Both phones will be available in 32GB, 128GB and 256GB variants
- Two phones will have 5 colours – Rose Gold, Gold, Silver, Black and Jet Black
- Both phones have IP67 rating certificate for water resistance and dust resistance
- The major change for the new iPhone successor is the omitted headphone jack. So, if you want to listen to music, you have to plug your headphones into the lightening port. Although, Apple is going to provide a lightening-to-3.5mm jack converter for those and although who wants to connect their headphones to 3.5mm jack.
Apple IPhone 7 in India and its offers from Airtel and Reliance Jio
Airtel Offers for iPhone 7
The two new smartphones from Apple which is iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will be available in Gold, Jet Black, Matte Black, Rose Gold, and Silver colour variants throughout India. Apart from the new colours, there are some major differences between previous iPhone model and the recent model. One of them is the lack of a 3.5mm headphone jack. However, Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter is included in the box and IP67 rating for dust, splash, and water resistance.
Airtel’s offer was declared a few hours ahead of the launch of Apple’s new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus smartphones in India.
One of the Indian Telecommunication company Airtel presents its customers an Infinity postpaid plan which includes 10GB of free 4G/ 3G data per month if they purchase the new Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus from Airtel stores or website.
The free data will be different from the standard plan, the bundled data for Infinity customers will be starting at 1GB for Rs 949 to Rs 20GB for Rs 2,999.
In addition to this plan Airtel’s Infinity postpaid offer also comes with free unlimited local calls with optional free STD calls and free roaming, with subscription to Wynk Music and Wynk Movies, and 100 free text messages per day. Infinity postpaid plan can be activated for the whole family.
If you are buying the new iPhone 7 & iPhone 7 Plus through online websites like Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, etc., then you can also get a discount on both the smartphones with cashback and exchange offers.
Jio Offers For iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
While Airtel has launched the new offers for the Apple’s latest offering, Reliance Jio which is now largest India’s 4G network has also partnered with Apple to increase its demand for 4G services. In case you don’t know, Jio 4G network was originally launched on September 5th,2016 and offers unlimited everything with free calls and free data under a plan called ‘Jio Welcome Offer’ till 31 December 2016. All 4G phones can use Jio SIM for the benefits under this offer
As per the latest announcement from Jio, it will offer free services to anyone buying any Apple devices like iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, and the iPhone SE. The company also specified that it would be for the first time that the Jio users in India can free watch 300+ live TV channels with FaceTime and HD voice calling.
If the user wants to be qualified for this complimentary offer, then the user will have to buy an iPhone from Reliance Digital Stores or Apple Premium Resellers/Apple Authorized Resellers. The ‘Jio iPhone Offer’ will start from 1 January 2017, and the iPhone buyers will get similar benefits as Jio Prepaid plan starting Rs.1499. The iPhone users will get free and unlimited voice including STD on roaming with 20 GB monthly 4G/WiFi data.
Also, Read About – Upcoming Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus
The new iPhone clearly shows some mixed reactions in the iPhone lover’s mind. While the lack of headphone jack and dual lens create many questions and opinions about what will happen to the next generation of iPhone which will create a new concept in the smartphone industry in the next five years.
When it comes to what consumers want in a smartphone, the iPhone 7 has it all. However it doesn’t have the many features we get in the Samsung Galaxy S7 or Note 7 , but the iPhone 7 does exactly what it’s designed for being a hassle-free smartphone.Apple might be crucified for not including the headphone jack, making it a tough change for users to accept it.
In the meantime, the iPhone 7 is a great smartphone worthy in all aspects. Its status of being an all-around performer is unquestionably what makes it a perfect smartphone in the industry.