Apple unveils its new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus alongside the iPhone X, which brings facial recognition and removes the home button.
The presentation of Apple’s new products , which was held this evening before 1,000 people in the Steve Jobs auditorium of Apple Park, has had as its main protagonists the company’s new smartphones: iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X .
The iPhone 8 and its older brother, the iPhone 8 Plus, do not differ much in their design of their immediate ancestors. The biggest differences with respect to the iPhone 7 are that the back is made of glass and offer a new color: gold, which joins the traditional black and white. The measurements will be 4.7 and 5.5 inches , respectively.
The camera is one of the strengths of the new iPhone 8. It has optical stabilization, as well as a new sensor bigger with more light. Other highlights include augmented reality and wireless charging, which meets the Qi Open Wireless standard.
The new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus can be booked from this Friday 15 and will be available from 22 September. IPhone 8 will have a price starting at $ 699, while the iPhone 8 Plus start at $ 799.
And after the presentation of the iPhone 8 iPhone 8 Plus it was time for the iPhone X . The device, which coincides with the tenth anniversary of Apple’s smartphone, is called to be the apple company’s star phone.
The iPhone X – called the iPhone ten – has a 5.8-inch HDR display , with OLED technology and Super Retina. What you do not have is start button, just press the screen to turn it on. It also does not have Touch ID, replaced by Face ID facial recognition, which also works with Apple Pay and third-party APIs.
The rear camera brings dual image stabilization and an enhanced flash, while the front has a portrait mode. The iPhone X unveils the new AirPower wireless charge , with a surface on which to support the devices to charge them.
Apple’s new smartphone will go on sale November 3, priced from $ 999 . It will be distributed in versions of 64, 128 and 256 GB, with two colors available: black and white.
Also introduced today is the third generation of Apple Watch , which will have mobile connectivity and capacity for 40 million songs. The new Apple Watch carries an eSIM and as antenna has the own screen. There will also be new straps, some plastic and some nylon. The Apple Watch 3 will sell for $ 329 – without mobile connectivity – and $ 399 for the mobile version.
The new Apple TV , for its part, has 4K resolution and will be available from September 22 from $ 179. The Apple TV application is available in the United States and seven other countries, among which Spain is not.