Apple doubles down on 5G with new iPhone 13

Apple iPhone 13

Apple Inc on Tuesday unveiled a new iPhone 13 and 13 Mini with brighter screens to entice customers into 5G plans, while also announcing updates to its iPads and watches.

The iPhone 13 will have a new chip called the A15 Bionic that will power features like automatically detecting when the phone’s camera is pointed at text. Apple said the iPhone 13 will have custom 5G antennas and radio components for faster speeds and will come in five colors.

NETWORKTechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
LAUNCHAnnounced2021, September 14
StatusComing soon. Exp. release 2021, September 24
BODYDimensions146.7 x 71.5 x 7.7 mm (5.78 x 2.81 x 0.30 in)
Weight174 g (6.14 oz)
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 6m for 30 mins)
Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
DISPLAYTypeSuper Retina XDR OLED, HDR10, Dolby Vision, 800 nits (typ), 1200 nits (peak)
Size6.1 inches, 90.2 cm2 (~86.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1170 x 2532 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~460 ppi density)
ProtectionScratch-resistant ceramic glass, oleophobic coating
 Wide color gamut
True-tone
PLATFORMOSiOS 15
ChipsetApple A15 Bionic (5 nm)
CPUHexa-core (2 + 4)
GPUApple GPU (4-core graphics)
MEMORYCard slotNo
Internal128GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 6GB RAM, 512GB 6GB RAM
 NVMe
MAIN CAMERADual12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm (wide), 1.7µm, dual pixel PDAF, sensor-shift stabilization (IBIS)
12 MP, f/2.4, 120˚, 13mm (ultrawide)
FeaturesDual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to XXfps), stereo sound rec.
SELFIE CAMERADual12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide), 1/3.6″
SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor)
FeaturesHDR
Video4K@24/25/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, gyro-EIS
SOUNDLoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackNo
COMMSWLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS
NFCYes
RadioNo
USBLightning, USB 2.0
FEATURESSensorsFace ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
 Siri natural language commands and dictation
Ultra Wideband (UWB) support
BATTERYTypeLi-Ion, non-removable
ChargingFast charging 20W, 50% in 30 min (advertised)
USB Power Delivery 2.0
MagSafe wireless charging 15W
Qi magnetic fast wireless charging 7.5W
Stand-byUp to 19 h (multimedia)
Music playUp to 75 h
MISCColorsStarlight, Midnight, Blue, Pink, Red
ModelsA2633, A2482, A2631, A2634, A2635
PriceAbout 900 EUR

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