After all rumors news, Apple has finally unveiled the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini, which feature a 20% smaller notch than the predecessor, sensor-shift optical image stabilization, the same 6.1-inch and 5.4-inch sizes as the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini, and are powered by the new Apple A15 Bionic chip, which offers significant performance and efficiency improvements.
It sports a brighter Super Retina XDR display on the front, with a peak brightness of 1200 nits. Step inside the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini, which feature a new A15 Bionic chip with a six-core CPU, two high-performance and four high-efficiency cores, as well as a new four-core GPU and a new 16-core Neural Engine capable of performing 15 trillion operations per second and a new four-core GPU.
It has a new superior dual-camera setup on the backside. The 12MP wide sensor lets in 47 percent more light, has a sensor focal length of 26mm and has an ultra-wide camera with a five-element lens and a seven-element lens. Sensor-shift optical image stabilization technology, which was previously only available in the Pro series of iPhones, is now accessible in the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini as well.
Apple also included a new “cinematic mode” to the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini, which leverages the capabilities of an improved A15 Bionic chip to blur the background during photography, allowing objects to stay in focus. Users can also manually focus on objects. Apple also announces the ProRes video format, which will be released later this year but will be limited to the new iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max.
All iPhone 13 series are compatible with 5G networks using custom antennas and radio components. The all-new iPhone 13 series comes with new iOS 15 software out of the box and will be available to all eligible iPhone models this September 20, see all compatible iPhone model list.
iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini price and availability
All models are available to pre-order this Friday, September 17, and will ship will starts next Friday from September 24, 2021. In India, the Pre-order will begin from 5:30 P.M. on the same date.
iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini are available in pink, blue, midnight, starlight, and (PRODUCT)RED color options.
The iPhone 13 starts at $799 (₹79,900), $899 (₹89,900), and $1,099 (₹1,09,900) whereas the iPhone 13 mini starts at $699 (₹69,900), $799 (₹79,900), and $999 (₹99,900) for 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB storage models respectively while the 1TB storage option is only available in iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone Pro Max.