iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus Launched With A16 Bionic Chip, Starts at ₹79,900

On September 12, Apple launched the iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus smartphones at their Wanderlust launch event. Both of these smartphones now feature Dynamic Island, which was previously seen only in last year’s iPhone 14 Pro models.

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Notable points:

  • iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus are powered by the A16 Bionic chip.
  • These phones come with a 48MP camera.
  • iPhone 15 starts at ₹79,900, while iPhone 15 Plus starts at ₹89,900.

iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus Details:

iPhone 15 features a 6.1-inch OLED Super Retina XDR display with a resolution of 2556 x 1179 pixels, while iPhone 15 Plus has a 6.7-inch OLED Super Retina XDR display with a resolution of 2796 x 1290 pixels. Both phones have an outdoor peak brightness of 2000 nits. Both displays are 60Hz with Ceramic Shield protection and Dynamic Island.

Both phones are equipped with a six-core A16 Bionic chip manufactured on a 4nm fabrication process, featuring 2 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores. Both phones come in three storage options: 128GB, 256GB, and the highest variant with 512GB.

The phones have a dual rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.78 aperture. The main camera can record 4K HDR video at 60fps with Dolby Vision. It is paired with a 12-megapixel 120-degree ultra-wide camera with an f/2.4 aperture. For selfies, there is a 12-megapixel TrueDepth front camera with an f/1.9 aperture, capable of recording 4K HDR video at 60fps and 1080p slow-motion video at 120fps.

In terms of connectivity and other features, both phones support 5G, Gigabit-class LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, second-generation Ultra Wideband chip for spatial awareness, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, USB Type-C fast charging port, IP68 rating for dust and water resistance, among other features.

The company has not revealed the battery and RAM options for the phones yet, but we can expect these details to be disclosed soon.

iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus Quick Specs:

  • Display: 6.1-inch OLED Super Retina XDR, 60Hz refresh rate (iPhone 15), 6.7-inch OLED Super Retina XDR, 60Hz refresh rate (iPhone 15 Plus)
  • Processor: A16 Bionic chip (4nm), 64-bit architecture, 5‑core GPU, 16‑core Neural Engine
  • Storage: 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB
  • Cameras: 48MP wide-angle (f/1.78) main camera, 12MP 120° Ultra Wide (f/2.4) secondary camera, 12MP TrueDepth (f/1.9) front camera
  • Dimensions and Weight: 147.6×71.6×7.80mm, 171grams (iPhone 15), 160.9×77.8×7.80mm, 201grams (iPhone 15 Plus)
  • Connectivity and Other Features: 5G, Gigabit-class LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, Ultra Wideband chip, NFC, GPS, USB Type-C, IP68 rating, stereo speakers, Dolby Vision

These phones are available in 5 colors: Black, Blue, Green, Pink, and Yellow. Pre-orders for these phones start on September 15, and they will be available for sale starting September 22.

StorageiPhone 15iPhone 15 Plus
128GB₹79,900₹89,900
256GB₹89,900₹99,900
512GB₹1,09,900₹1,19,900

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