The iPhone 7 Plus was released in 2016 as Apple’s plus-sized iPhone. The new iPhone offers the same outward look as its predecessor, but with more upgrades in some features such as the cameras, a more powerful processor and an improved battery life.
iPhone 7 Plus is also made water resistant. iPhone 7 Plus launched initially in 28 countries including United States, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Singapore and the United Kingdom on September 16, 2016.The Apple iPhone 7 Plus specs comes powered by quad-core Apple A10 Fusion processor and it comes with 3GB of RAM.
The phone packs 32GB of internal storage cannot be expanded. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Apple iPhone 7 Plus packs a 12-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 7-megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Apple iPhone 7 Plus specs runs on iOS 10 and is powered by a 2900mAh non removable battery. It also measures 158.20 x 77.90 x 7.30 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 188.00 grams.
The Apple iPhone 7 Plus is a single SIM smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors supported on the phone includes; Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope and Barometer. IPhone 7 Plus smartphone is also available in 32GB, 128GB or 256GB in built storage models.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus Price in Nigeria
iPhone 7 Plus Price in Nigeria ranges from 155,000 Naira to 250,000 Naira, depending on your location and also built-in storage. The iPhone 7 Plus is available in Nigeria, Ghana, and Kenya. You can purchase the iPhone 7 plus at leading online and offline stores in Nigeria.
iPhone 7 Plus Key Features
- 5-inch IPS Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401 ppi)
- Apple A10 Fusion Chipset with 3GB RAM
- Processor: Quad-core
- iOS 10
- Dimension: 158.20 x 77.90 x 7.30
- Weight: 188g
- Resolution: 750×1334 pixels
- Water Resistant & Dustproof
- 32GB, 128GB, or 256GB Built-in Storage
- 12MP Rear Camera and 7MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE (up to 450 Mbps download)
- Fingerprint Sensor (Front)
- 2900 mAh Li-ion Battery
- Color: Red, Rose Gold, Jet Black, Gold, Silver, Black
- Battery Capacity: 2900mAh
Apple iPhone 7 Plus Reviews
The design of the iPhone 7 plus is similar to it’s predecessor the iPhone 6 and 7. The 3.5mm audio jack used for plugging earphoned is removed. The phone is then replaced with a lightning connector to audio jack adapter that will enable you connect normal earbuds to your phone via the lightning port.
You can buy the iPhone 7 Plus comes in 6 colour options; Silver, Gold, and Rose Gold, Black, Jet Black, and Red options while the Space Gray option is being removed. Apple made the iPhone 7 Plus water-resistant, as the smartphone can survive in up to 1 metre of water for up to 30 minutes. It is also IP67 certified and can survive water slash, rain, and even a dive in the toilet.
The home button of the smartphone is no longer a physical button but is designed into the phone. It is not mechanical but relies on a taptic feedback.
iPhone 7 Plus comes with a 5.5-inch IPS Display with 1080 x 1920 pixels. However, Apple claims the new display is 25% brighter and offers a wide colour gamut. The iPhone 7 Plus smartphone also measures 158.20 x 77.90 x 7.30 (height x width x thickness) and measures 188.00 grams in weight. The smartphone is also built with a metal casing and plastic materials.
The iPhone 7 plus features two 12 megapixels cameras at the back, one is the wide angle 12 megapixels camera, while the other is a 12 megapixels telephoto camera. The two cameras work together to deliver 2x optical optical zoom.
The camera also offers 6 element lens, Optical Image Stabilisation, and a larger f/1.8 aperture that allows up to 50% more light to hit the camera sensor leading to better photos in low light environment. iPhone 7 Plus is also getting an upgraded front camera. The FaceTime camera has a 5 megapixels to 7 megapixels. iPhone 7 Plus will also offer Retina Flash, which using the light on the screen as flash for selfies.
Performance and Connectivity
iPhone 7 Plus is coming with a new more powerful processor. The Apple A10 Fusion chipset offers four cores and according to Apple is 40% faster than the A9 chipset in the iPhone 6S Plus and twice faster than the A8 chipset in the iPhone 6 Plus. It also offers 3GB RAM, which should improve multitasking experience.
iPhone 7 Plus runs on iOS 10 out of the box and is available with 32GB, 128GB, or 256GB built-in storage. It supports download speeds of up to 450 Mbps via 4G LTE. The connectivity which the iPhone 7 supports include the Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, 3G and 4G networks.
iPhone 7 Plus comes with slightly more battery capacity. This results in an improved battery life for internet use with up to 15 hours on Wi-Fi and up to 13 hours on 4G LTE. Talktime stands at up to 21 hours. The battery capacity is 2900 mAh non removable battery and it also comes with fast charging. The battery can last up to a day for light phone users and up to 15 hours for heavy phone users.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus Specifications
Here are a few specs of the Apple iPhone 7 Plus:
- Platform: iOS 10
- Processor: Apple A10 Fusion
- GPU: 6-core Graphics
- Memory: 3GB RAM
- Colours: Black, Jet Black, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
- Dimension: 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm
- Weight: 188 g
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Single SIM
- Display: 5.5-inch IPS Touch Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
- Rear Camera: Dual 12MP Camera, 2160p ultra HD 4K Video
- Rear Camera Features: phase detection autofocus, quad-LED (dual tone) flash, Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama), OIS, 2x Optical Zoom
- Front Camera: 7MP Camera, 1080p HD Video, HDR, Panaroma
- Built-in Storage: 32GB, 128GB, or 256GB
- Memory Card Support: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, up to 450 Mbps
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
- NFC: Yes, (Apply Pay only)
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: Yes USB 2.0, Reversible Connector
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: No (supports a lightning connector to 3.5mm jack adapter or wireless AirPods)
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
- Maps: Apple Maps
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: Yes
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
- Iris Scanner: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes, Apple Pay
- Water Resistant: Yes, IP67 (Water resistant in up to 1 meter or water for up to 30 minutes)
- Dust Resistant: Yes
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: No
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: –
- Talktime: up to 21 hours (3G)
- Standby Time: up to 384 hours (3G)