According to rumors, the design of the iPhone 7 will make smartphone protected from moisture. Degree of protection is unknown, however, supposedly is a complete sealing of the housing. In support of these assumptions he says the new Apple patent application describes the underwater technology.
In the document issued by the company in the Patent and Trademark Office of the United States, the method of color balance of the photos taken underwater described. This development can be used on mobile devices, and from the description of the patent, it appears that it is smartphones and tablets. If the company is already working on this method, future iPhone and iPad should be fully protected against the ingress of moisture.
In favor of what the iPhone 7 will receive a waterproof case and says that the new Apple smartphone, the company denies traditional 3.5mm audio jacks and mechanical Home button, which are very vulnerable to water. However, other manufacturers can overcome this problem: protected against water of Samsung smartphones construction elements are included.
Needless to say, in the past, Apple iPhone лишала no more new advanced features before the start of mass production to "put aside" for future models. It is not excluded that the same fate will come and a waterproof shell iPhone in July - its придержат before the start of "a new model" 2017 release.
Apple refused to comment on information about obtaining a new patent.