- The iPhone X is a complete overhaul, posing a new design with rounded corners and flat front glass surface.
- Interestingly, Apple calls it the most durable glass ever and surgical-grade stainless steel.
Airtel had announced its online store last month, and now the all-new iPhone X is all set to be available via the flagship store. The Airtel online store is among the select digital platforms that will be selling the device.
The iPhone X goes on sale at 6PM starting today. It will be available exclusively for the Airtel postpaid users as an unlocked unit. It will be available till stocks last and on the basis of full payment. Moreover, the device will be delivered to the customer free of charge.
It will also allow Airtel prepaid and non-Airtel customers to upgrade to Airtel postpaid if they want to buy the phone. To woo audiences, Airtel is also offering cashbacks. Those who purchase the iPhone X using Citibank Credit Cards will get a cashback of Rs 10000. However, this cashback starts at 6MP today until 7AM tomorrow.
The iPhone X 64GB costs Rs 89,000 while the 256GB storage version costs Rs 1,02,000. Another big news from Apple is the announced of international warranty for iPhones. This will make it easier for people to buy Apple phones from outside India. Let's take a look at some of its key features.
The iPhone X has the front side covered with all screen. Yes, an edge-to-edge 5.8-inch Super Retina. It's the first iPhone with an OLED screen that promises true blacks and 1000000 to 1 contrast ratio.
Durable glass design
The iPhone X is a complete overhaul, posing a new design with rounded corners and flat front glass surface. Interestingly, Apple calls it the most durable glass ever and surgical-grade stainless steel.
You won't require any charging cable as iPhone X supports wireless charging. Apple has also introduced Air Power mats for wirelessly charging the devices.
Water and dust resistance
The iPhone X is splash, water, and dust resistant and was tested under controlled laboratory conditions with a rating of IP67 under IEC standard 60529.
The face ID has been enabled by TrueDepth camera. The facial mapping is used to project and analyse over 30,000 invisible dots and create a depth map of your face. Needless to say, it will allow you to unlock the device using your face. Apple claims that Face ID is so secure that you can even use it to pay. Machine learning lets Face ID adapt to physical changes in your appearance over time.
Expect a larger and faster 12MP sensor. Both rear cameras have optical image stabilization. It gets a new colour filter, deeper pixels and a telephoto that comes with OIS. The wide-angle and telephoto cameras on iPhone X enable optical zoom, as well as digital zoom of up to 10x for photos and 6x for videos. The front camera will let you create selfies that are capable of artfully blurring the backgrounds.
iPhone X will come powered with the A11 Bionic. It claims to be the most powerful and smartest chip ever in a smartphone, with a neural engine that’s capable of up to 600 billion operations per second. It is up to 70 percent faster than A10 Fusion.
This is a fun feature that allows the TrueDepth camera to analyse 50 different muscles movements and mirror your expressions using 12 animojis like panda, pig and so on.
It runs the latest iOS 11 that will let users pay friends in Messages. Siri has been improved further, and it can even be your translator.
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:52 PM IST