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The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are smartphones designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. They were announced on September 7, 2016, at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco by Apple CEO Tim Cook, and released on September 16, 2016, succeeding the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus as the current flagship devices in the iPhone series. Apple also released the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus in numerous worldwide countries throughout September and October 2016.

iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 7 Logo.svg
IPhone 7 Plus Jet Black.svg
iPhone 7 Plus in Jet Black
Brand Apple Inc.
Manufacturer
Slogan This is 7
Generation 10th
Model A1660

A1661

A1778

A1784

A1779

A1785
Compatible networks GSM, CDMA2000, EVDO, HSPA+, LTE, LTE Advanced
First released September 16, 2016; 3 months ago (2016-09-16)
Availability by country
Predecessor iPhone 6S
iPhone 6S Plus
Type iPhone 7: Smartphone
iPhone 7 Plus: Phablet
Form factor Slate
Dimensions 7:
138.3 mm (5.44 in) H
67.1 mm (2.64 in) W
7.1 mm (0.28 in) D
7 Plus:
158.2 mm (6.23 in) H
77.9 mm (3.07 in) W
7.3 mm (0.29 in) D
Weight 7: 138 g (4.9 oz)
7 Plus: 188 g (6.6 oz)
Operating system Original: iOS 10.0
Current: iOS 10.2, released December 12, 2016 (2016-12-12)
System on chip Apple A10 Fusion
CPU 2.34 GHz quad-core (two used) 64-bit ARMv8-A
GPU Apple G9 custom GPU (hexa-core)
based on Power VR Series7XT Plus
Memory 7: 2 GB LPDDR4 RAM
7 Plus: 3 GB LPDDR4 RAM
Storage 32, 128, or 256 GB
Removable storage None
Battery

7: 3.80 V 7.45 W·h (1960 mA·h) Li-Po

7 Plus: 3.82 V 11.10 W·h (2900 mA·h) Li-Po
Display 7: 4.7 in (120 mm) Retina HD: LED-backlit IPS LCD, 1334×750 px resolution (326 ppi) (1 megapixel)
7 Plus: 5.5 in (140 mm) Retina HD: LED-backlit IPS LCD, 1920×1080 px resolution (401 ppi) (2.1 megapixels)
All models: 625 cd/m² max. brightness (typical), with dual-ion exchange-strengthened glass, and 3D Touch
Rear camera

7: 12 MP 2nd-generation Sony Exmor RS with six-element lens, quad-LED "True Tone" flash, autofocus, IR filter, Burst mode, f/1.8 aperture, 4K video recording at 30 fps or 1080p at 30 or 60 fps, slow-motion video (1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps), timelapse with stabilization, panorama, facial recognition, digital image stabilization, optical image stabilization

7 Plus: In addition to above: A telephoto lens with 2× optical zoom / 10× digital zoom
Front camera 7 MP, f/2.2 aperture, burst mode, exposure control, face detection, auto-HDR, auto image stabilization, Retina flash, 1080p HD video recording
Sound Stereo speakers
Connectivity
Other IP67 IEC standard 60529 (splash, water, and dust resistant)
Hearing aid compatibility M3, T4
Website www.apple.com/iphone-7/

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are smartphones designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. They were announced on September 7, 2016, at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco by Apple CEO Tim Cook, and released on September 16, 2016, succeeding the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus as the current flagship devices in the iPhone series. Apple also released the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus in numerous worldwide countries throughout September and October 2016.

The iPhone 7's overall design is similar to the iPhone 6S, but introduces new color options, water and dust resistance, a new capacitive, static home key, and the removal of the 3.5 mm headphone jack. The device's internal hardware also received upgrades, including a heterogeneous quad-core system-on-chip with improved system and graphics performance, and upgraded 12 megapixel rear-facing cameras with optical image stabilization on all models and an additional telephoto lens on the iPhone 7 Plus model to provide enhanced zoom capabilities.

Reception of the iPhone 7 was mixed. Although reviewers noted the improvements to the camera, especially the dual rear camera on the Plus model, they also stated that the iPhone 7 did not make significant changes to the display or build quality, where competing flagship smartphones surpassed the quality of the iPhone 7. Many reviews highlighted the controversial lack of a 3.5 mm headphone jack, with reactions ranging from "user-hostile and stupid" to "positive step forward for the mobile industry".