The device launched in September has already a great reputation worldwide.
If you own one, you might not be aware of all the tips and tricks that this smartphone has.
Find below all you need to know about your new favorite gadget!
You will be happy to know that the device is water resistant. In fact, the iPhone 7 remains undamaged by water spills. It can also display a warning if it detects any moisture inside the handset. If it's the case, don't panic and switch off your device until it's completely dry.
Thanks to iOS 10, the iPhone 7 will turn it on by himself as soon as you pick it up. Pretty useful to check notification, you don't have to unlock your phone.
It's not going to save your time but knowing that a person clicks, tapes, or swipes its phone almost 3000 times a day, it adds up.
3# FEELING HOME
The new home button of the iPhone 7 isn't using clicking anymore even it looks like it, the new iPhone uses haptic feedback instead (*use of the sense of touch in a user interface design to provide information to an end user). You even feel like a vibration that imitate the feel of pressing a button.
4# INSTANT PICTURES
In order to picture life in the moment, the iPhone 7 makes the access to the camera much quicker. Instead of swiping, entering your password, swiping, taping and swiping again to put your camera on, you just have to swipe right on the lock screen and the camera app is good to go. This feature doesn't mean that any of your friends would be able to access your private pictures folders without entering the password, luckily.
Sadly becoming the symbol of a generation, the selfie remains trendy. Following this passion, Apple provides its iPhone 7 with a 7MP front facing camera. The (+) is that you can use it for selfies in low light cause the iPhone 7 screen works like a flash.
6# BECOME A PHOTOGRAPHER
With a 12-megapixels, main camera and optical image stabilization (OIS), the iPhone 7's camera is the best: 60% faster performance, 50% more light, and wide color capture.
The iPhone 7 Plus has also an extra lens.
7# MEMORIES BACK TO LIFE
Live Photos, already available on the iPhone 6S, turn images into videos by capturing the frames before and after you press the button. With the iPhone 7, its editing tools and its stabilization mode, you will end up with amazing pictures.
8# MUSIC SOUNDS BETTER WITH YOU
Despite the drop of the headphone jack, the iPhone 7 gets a better audio quality, you can hear improvements through the speakers because they have improved dynamic range and deliver twice the volume of the iPhone 6.
If you don't want to buy and use Airpods (Price: $159 - 24hours battery life), there is an adaptor in your iPhone's box that enables you to connect normal headphones to the lightening port.
Force Touch is a new integrated system that allows you to bring up menus and settings by pressing harder on the screen.
10# NO MORE CRAPPLE
You can now, with the iPhone 7, delete all the apps that take space and aren't useful for you like the Weather App, the Calendar, iTunes Store...etc.
11# BIGGER SCREEN
You add all kinds of widgets on your lock screen: weather, traffic info, news, favorite contacts, recent conversation... etc. You can manage it easily thanks to iOS 10's Notification Center.
In order to use your phone with just one hand: double-tap the Home button, and the top half of the screen slides down so that you can reach the icons with your thumb.
We can't wait to hear about the iPhone 8 and its crazy features !
Source (c): Apple.com, TechRadar.com