Apple has launched their new iPhone X smartphone, the handset is now available to buy, although if you order one from Apple’s retail stores you will have to wait a while. Apple’s online store in the UK is showing delivery times of 3 to 4 weeks, this has improved from the pre-orders which were showing 5 to 6 weeks.
Apple’s new iPhone is going to be available in its retails stores around the world today, demand for the handset is expected to be high and we could see larger queues at Apple’s stores. Many people who missed out ordering one online for launch day could end up going to the Apple Stores today to try and get one.
This is Apple’s first major update to the iPhone since the iPhone 6, the design of the iPhone has not changed that much until the launch of this new iPhone. The handset comes with a 5.8 inch Super Retina HD display that features a resolution of 2436 x 1125 pixels. This is Apple’s first iPhone to use and OLED display.
The new iPhone is powered by the Apple A11 Bionic processor, we saw previously that this performed very well in benchmarks and it also comes with 3GB of RAM. There are two storage options for the handset, 64GB and 128GB. The handset also comes with wireless charging and it features Apple’s FaceID.
FaceID is used to unlock the handset and it has replace TouchID, the handset has a front facing 7 megapixel camera and two 12 megapixel camera on the back, the device comes with iOS 11.1 which was released earlier this week.
You can find out full details about the new iPhone X over at Apple’s website at the link below. The handset is the company’s most expensive iPhone to date with a starting price of £999 in the UK and $999 in the US, this does not appear to be putting people off though.
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