Apple will release three or four phones this year. The 4-inch iPhone SE was released in March, in addition, we believe that the iPhone 7(4.7-inch) and iPhone 7 Plus(5.5-inch) will be released in September this year. It is reported that an iPhone Pro may also be released, it will have a dual-lens camera and a magnetic smart connector.
According to Apple’s traditional cadence, the iPhone 6s/6s Plus were announced on September 9th, 2015, the iPhone 6/6 Plus were announced on September 9th, 2014, it can be seen that Apple likes to unveile its iPhones on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday. So we think that Apple’s next flagship handset, the iPhone 7/7 Plus will be announced on the 6th, 9th, 12th or 13th of September 2016.
Apple iPhone Release dates
iPhone models Announcement Release date
iPhone (1st generation) On 9 January 2007 On 29 June 2007
iPhone 3G On 9 June 2008 On 11 July 2008
iPhone 3Gs On 7 June 2009 On 19 June 2009
iPhone 4 On 7 June 2010 On 24 June 2010
iPhone 4s On 4 October 2011 On 14 October 2011
iPhone 5 On 12 September 2012 On 21 September 2012
iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s On 10 September 2013 On 20 September 2013
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus On 9 September 2014 On 19 September 2014
iPhone 6s and 6s Plus On 9 September 2015 On 25 September 2015
iPhone SE On 21 March 2016 On 31 March 2016
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus: will likely be unveiled in September 2016.
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Prices
Over the past two years, Apple has released two types of products. The price of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S, as well as the price of iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6s Plus are the same. So we think that this year’s iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus price should also maintain the reasonable price, there will be no change.
The iPhone 7 price: $649 (16GB model), $749 (64GB model), and $849 (128GB model).
The iPhone 7s Plus price: $749 (16GB model), $849 (64GB model), and $949 (128GB model).
According to the newly released 9.7-inch iPad Pro, it has a 256GB model. Rumors analysis Apple may release a 256GB model of iPhone 7 this year. If there is, we will report in time.
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Specs, Features (expected)
The iPhone 7 will likely be used a 4.7-inch retina HD display with a 1334 X 750 pixels resolution at 326 ppi, and iPhone 7 Plus will be used a 5.5-inch retina HD display with a 1920 X 1080 pixels resolution at 401 ppi.
Chip and RAM
The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will use the new A10 chip and Embedded M10 motion coprocessor. Like the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus models, the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus models will continue to support 2GB of RAM, according to latest rumors, the iPhone 7 Plus could be increased to 3GB.
The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will be thinner than the iPhone 6 and 6s, Maybe iPhone 7 will be 6.0mm to 6.5mm thin.
The iPhone 7 will have three storage options: 16GB, 64GB and 128GB. In addition, according to the internal rumors, iPhone 7 Plus also will have a option of 256GB capacity.
Power and Battery
Battery life of the iPhone 7 series will have a certain improvement, but not too much.
The iOS 10 software is likely to be announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference, which will be held in June. iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will be equipped with iOS 10 software.
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will still have a 12Mp rear camera with 1.22µ pixels and a 5Mp front camera.
No 3.5mm headphone jack
Apple currently has a program to cancel the 3.5mm headphone jack, iPhone 7 will use either with a pair of Lightning-connected EarPods or wireless.
The headphone using the Lightning-connected EarPods can output the sound with higher resolution. In addition, more space can also provide a larger battery capacity and enhance the battery life.These are the changes that the users are willing to see.