The cell phone world is crazy. There are a lot of different companies that manufacture cell phones. Nowadays, we call them smart phones because hey, they are really smart! If you go to your favorite mall, you will be overwhelmed by the number of various brands selling smart phones. This may get confusing and tense that you only need to choose one phone over a thousand of other phones. Now, this is not an easy task. Even the purchasing process is challenging. You must be able to choose the best phone for you and of course, it should suit to your needs, wants, and budget.
Just as we thought how a phone may not get better or even best among all others, the leading brand in smart phone manufacturing, just proved us wrong. Yes, we are talking about the ever-phenomenal phone manufacturer that Steve Jobs founded which is Apple. After the release of nine brilliant versions of iPhone for the past few years, it is time for the 10th version to be known to the public. Its name is stylized into iPhone X not pronounced as “ex,” rather, “ten.” There is no doubt that iPhones have impacted the world, being in great demand by consumers both young and the adults alike.
The question here, though, is how does the iPhone X differ from the other iPhones? Let’s unveil its features one by one. Well, first, the very obvious, it is an all-screen iPhone. It is a bezel-less OLED screen, meaning, there is no home button any buttons to touch that is near the screen. It boasts a 5.8-inch Super Retina screen. How does it look like? It has curves that flow to its rounded corners. As stated by Apple, its front and back are equipped with surgical-grade stainless steel. Water and dust resistance, to add!
For photo enthusiasts, the exciting part is always the camera and iPhone is envisioning better selfies. Its camera has portrait lighting mode, which could also blur the background to put focus on the image. There are even studio-quality lighting effects. And hey, who ever thought that face recognition locks only occur in the movies? Not in Apple’s watch! The iPhone X camera is endowed with an innovated hardware that will support facial authentication that will serve as your phone’s password. This is called the Face ID that works with the help of TrueDepth camera system which is located at the notch top of the phone’s screen. With the A11 Bionic chip, it can map the shape and features of your face mathematically. Congratulations! Your face is now your new password. Even in conducting transactions with Apple, your face becomes the most valued factor. Your face will still be identified even if you are wearing sunglasses as long as these accessories allow enough infrared lights. Worry not in physical changes in your face, Face ID has machine learning to adapt to this. Cool! You can watch your favorite movies with a 4000 resolution at 60fps and slow motion videos at 240 fps.
Another feature is the ability of the user to personalize emojis. The young adults surely love to send messages with each other using different emoticons or even animojis. Apple makes this experience even more fun! So, unleash the inner panda or pig in you!
Iphone X is getting wireless, too! It does not require a cable for charging. You just need to set your iPhone on the AirPower mat anywhere you may be around the world. The A11 Bionic capabilities of your iPhone to enjoy augmented reality for games and apps. With these, the iPhone X is really the “it” phone that you will want.
Now, you may be wondering how much iPhone X is worth. By now, you may have some clues that it would be expensive. Well, it costs $999. You can choose between a 64 GB or a 256 GB types. Pre-orders will start on October 27 of this year and deliveries will start on November 3. Apple is reaching to the whole world with its newest product by making it available in 55 countries. With all these superb features, Apple is true in its words, that the iPhone X “is the future of the smart phone.” Who knows whatever Apple is going to release for the next few years. Hello, future!