In 2014, Apple has released smartphones iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, which received the screens with a diagonal of 4.7 and 5.5 inches, while the previous generation, from iPhone 5 4-inch screens were completed. But in early 2017, the company plans to return to this form factor, than the day before, informed sources reported.
The commercial success of the latest iPhone, denied concerns that the screens are more inconvenient than an advantage. It happened otherwise. Suffice it to say that the iPhone in July set a record pre-orders the American operators, and in Russia in the first two and a half days of iPhone 7 has sold three times larger than the iPhone 6s in the same period in 2015.
In the range of smartphones from Apple is a compact model. In early 2016, the company introduced the successor to the iPhone is the smartphone iPhone 5s SE. In fact, I купертиновцы offered more accessible analogue logo on the casing of iPhone 5s. Compact iPhone has been quite balanced, but stripped of some of the unique features of the models. Apple has at least five reasons to offer iPhone users 7 mini.
Apple understands that type of domination large 4.7-inch iPhone 7 and 5.5 inches mobile devices, the iPhone 7 Plus had to liked them all. The company wants to change the current hand. Apple will launch 4-inch flagship, based on ease of use of the old models of one hand. Some owners of "sevens" experimenting with this problem. Also the new model will appeal to female audiences. This is so that the smartphone can fit in a handbag or smaller sizes of women's hands.
4-inch iPhone 7 in the specification sheet is similar to the iPhone 7 and from the point of view of design and colors of the housing receive the threshold of the flagship models, including rounded edges and new black tones . The model will increase the "яблочных" communicators sales, as users prefer to buy the device in the new form factor, than last year's model.
3. Waterproof housing
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus were the first smartphones from Apple, they have obtained water resistance. IP67 protection rating indicates that the "seven" is able to withstand immersion in water up to 1 m depth for half an hour. The current 4-inch iPhone can not be presumed sealing of the housing. Although, as experiments have shown, the more resistant to moisture than its predecessor, the iPhone 5s team.
4. The Home button with feedback
Taptic Engine - a feedback mechanism when the touch pad interface is used, known by the Apple Watch and трекпадам new MacBook - is now present and new флагманах. In the iPhone in July for the first time allowed Apple to abandon mechanical buttons Home, replacing motionless touch with the Touch ID button. It is no less comfortable than usual mechanical button, Apple has provided the ability to customize the configuration of the vibration, which allows you to choose the desired mode of operation.
The new Apple processor A10 Fusion provided a record performance iPhone. And although this factor is often not the determining factor in choosing a smartphone, for some users, this will be an incentive for the purchase of a new generation compact model. The A10 Fusion processor has led to an increase in productivity by 40% compared to the iPhone 6s, according to test results on AnTuTu smartphone iPhone in July put the record of 178 000 points. And at the expense of energy efficiency smartphone chip 2 he started working longer hours without recharging.