The iPhone X is a smartphone manufactured and marketed by Apple Inc. It was announced in September 2017 and launched on 3 November 2017. It is the first with an OLED display, which Apple calls the Super Retina display, and the first with a virtually bezel-less design, where the front of the device is almost completely covered. It is also the first iPhone to replace the home button with a new gesture-based navigation system.
The iPhone X is powered by Apple’s A11 Bionic processor and comes in two storage options: 64GB and 256GB. It has a 5.8-inch OLED display with a resolution of 1125 x 2436 pixels. It also features dual 12MP rear cameras with a wide-angle lens and a telephoto lens with optical image stabilization. The front camera is a 7MP TrueDepth camera that supports Face ID, a facial recognition system that replaces Touch ID as the primary way to unlock your device and make purchases.
The iPhone X comes with several other features such as wireless charging, water and dust resistance (IP67 rating) and runs on Apple’s latest operating system, iOS
Upon its release, the iPhone XS, XR and 11 replaced it.
In fact, here’s the thing about the iPhone X:
Design: The iPhone X features a unique all-glass design in two colors: Silver and Space Grey. Its most notable design feature is the 5.8-inch OLED display that occupies the front of the device. The display has a resolution of 1125 x 2436 pixels and supports HDR, True Tone, and Wide Color Gamut. The device also features a stainless steel strip that runs along the sides and houses the power button and volume buttons.
Camera: The iPhone X sports a dual camera setup at the back consisting of a 12MP wide-angle lens and a 12MP telephoto lens. Both these cameras have optical image stabilization and support for 4K video recording at 60fps. The front camera is a 7MP TrueDepth camera that supports Face ID and 1080p HD video recording.
Face ID: The iPhone X is the first iPhone to feature Face ID, a facial recognition system used to unlock devices and make purchases. Face ID uses a combination of point projectors, infrared cameras, and spotlights to create a detailed map of the user’s face, which is used to unlock devices or make purchases.
Hardware: The iPhone X is powered by Apple’s A11 Bionic processor with hexa-core processor and quad-core GPU. It comes with 3GB of RAM and two storage options of 64GB and 256GB. Other hardware features include wireless charging, built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery, and an IP67 rating for protection against water and dust.
Operating System: The iPhone X runs on iOS 11, which is the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system at the time of release. iOS 11 includes a redesigned Control Center, a new iPad dock, and a new file management system, among other improvements.
In terms of performance, the iPhone X has received great reviews praising its new design, camera and new Face ID. Still, some complain about the high price tag. Overall, the iPhone X is a major redesign of the iPhone, bringing new technology and design elements that will become standard on the next iPhone model.
The iPhone X comes with a rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery. Battery capacity is 2716 mAh. In normal use, it can last up to 21 hours of talk time, up to 13 hours of internet browsing, up to 14 hours of video playback and up to 60 hours of audio playback.
The device also supports wireless charging and fast charging. Fast charging charges up to 50% in just 30 minutes.
Note that battery life may vary depending on usage, settings, and other factors. Additionally, battery performance can degrade over time and after many charge cycles, which is normal for any rechargeable battery.
The iPhone X camera system has received great reviews for image quality, low-light performance, and features.
The back of the device houses a dual-camera system with a 12-megapixel f/1.8 aperture wide-angle lens and a 12-megapixel f/2.4 aperture telephoto lens. Both these cameras have optical image stabilization and support for 4K video recording at 60fps. The front camera is a 7MP TrueDepth camera that supports Face ID and 1080p HD video recording.
The wide-angle rear camera lens has a large f/1.8 aperture to capture great details in low-light conditions. The telephoto lens provides 2x optical zoom and features a portrait mode that uses advanced bokeh and depth of field effects to create professional shots with blurred backgrounds.
The front camera features an advanced TrueDepth sensor and a wide color gamut to capture high-quality photos and videos. In addition, features such as Portrait Lighting and Retina Flash allow you to take more creative and professional selfies.
Overall, the iPhone X camera system is considered the best in its class, providing users with a wide range of features and capabilities to capture high-quality photos and videos.
- Reachability: To activate this feature, simply double-tap the Home button (the button on the bottom of the device that doesn’t physically move) which will bring the top of the screen down to the bottom, allowing for one-handed use.
- Screenshot: To take a screenshot, press the Side button and the Volume Up button at the same time.
- Siri: To activate Siri, press and hold the Side button or say “Hey Siri” to activate it hands-free.
- Emergency SOS: To call emergency services, press the Side button five times quickly.
- One-handed keyboard: To make typing easier with one hand, press and hold the globe icon on the keyboard, select the left or right-handed keyboard and your keys will move closer to the thumb of your selected hand.
- Magnifying glass: To use the Magnifying glass feature, press the home button three times quickly. This will turn on the camera and allow you to zoom in on text or small objects.
- Markup: To mark up a screenshot or photo, take a screenshot and tap on the preview that appears in the bottom left corner, then tap on the markup icon.
- QR code scanner: To scan a QR code, open the camera app and point it at the code. The phone will automatically detect it and show