What are the best iPhones available Online?
In the era of Instagram reels and Snapchat stories, a smartphone with long battery life, the best front and rear cameras, and huge memory backup is a must. Everyone loves to click perfect pictures with amazing zoom-in and zoom-out details. After all who loves stupid blurred pictures?
Ever since lockdown has been hitting the planet almost half of the world is forced to abide by the work from home norms. In situations like these you don't want to mess up your presentations or office details because your device didn't have enough memory, do you? It is in situations like these that people start comparing which phones are the best? Today I'm sharing with you the details and specifications of the best iPhones available online or more precisely a comparison between certain high-grossing iPhones. Keep skimming.
Reasons to choose an iPhone
iPhones are one of the top smartphones in the market and there are plenty of reasons why they stand out. Be it ease of use or a lasting battery life iPhones never disappoint you. With iTunes, you can nearly browse almost every tune that pops into your mind; you basically have a music library that is personalized for you to enjoy. Speaking of safety, iPhones are tremendously secure and the operating system is reliable. There are so many reasons to opt for an iPhone and these are just some of them! Without any further dues let's start comparing these babies.
June 29, 2007, was the day when Apple first launched their iPhone (first generation). The first-generation model was an upgraded version of the iPod and supported calling. Other than this iPhone 1 had a mere 2-megapixel camera with 2G capacity. This model was revolutionary as it merged a calling device with internet facilities and hence, iPhone 1 users could browse through Apple's Safari browser and send and receive HTML emails. With the invention of this groundbreaking device, the world was exposed to newer possibilities of touchscreen phones and app stores. As unorthodox as this 1st generation model was it was discontinued in the year 2008 and ended in 2010. In further years, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, and iPhone 4 were introduced.
Released on October 14, 2011, this 140g 9.3mm thickness iPhone 4s had new and even better features. This model of iPhone had Gorilla glass on front and glass back along with an aluminum frame. iPhone 4s had a 3.5 inch LCD display and an operating system of iOS 5 extendable up to iOS 9.3.5. With a RAM of 512MB, the internal storage ranged from 8GB TO 64GB. iPhone 4s had an 8-megapixel camera with effects like panorama and HDR. Speaking of battery life, the iPhone 4s had a 1432mAh battery and Bluetooth connectivity as well. This model was discontinued in the year 2014.
iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s
Both of these models were launched on 20th September 2013. Let me draw a simple and most basic comparison of these two models for you-
- First things first, the iPhone 5c weighs 132 g and the 5s weighs 112 g. iPhone 5c has a glass front with a plastic frame and the iPhone 5s has Gorilla glass with an aluminum frame.
- Both the phones have 4 inch LCD display and operating system of iOS 7 extendable up to iOS 12.4.6.
- Internal storage ranges from 8GB-32GB with 1GB RAM in the 5c and from 14GB-64GB with 1GB RAM in the 5s.
- iPhone 5c and 5s have an 8mp rear camera and a 1.2mp front camera with face detection.
- A non-removable 1510mAh battery is for the 5c and a 1560mAh battery for 5s. iPhone 5c was discontinued in the year 2015 and 5s in the year 2016.
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s Plus
Next in line came the 6 and 6s Plus models of the iPhone. Several changes were made in the battery-life, operating systems, colors, pixels, etc. Let's have a quick look through them-
- iPhone 6 weighs 129g and the 6s Plus weighs 192g. Both have a Gorilla glass front and aluminum frame.
- iPhone 6 has a 4.7inch LCD display however, 6s Plus has a 5.5inch LCD display. iPhone 6 has an iOS 8 platform extendable up to iOS 12.4.6 and 6s Plus has iOS 9 upgradable up to iOS 14.4.
- There isn't any memory card slot for both of them. iPhone 6 has 1GB RAM and internal storage from 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB. However, 6s Plus has 2GB RAM with internal storage of 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, and even 128GB.
- iPhone 6 has a front camera of 1.2 MP and a rear camera of 8 MP. On the other hand, 6s Plus has a 5 MP front camera and a 12 MP rear camera. Both the models have face detection features.
- Special features include a fingerprint sensor and Siri. iPhone 6 and 6s Plus both share a non-removable battery of 1810 mAh and 2750 mAh respectively.
iPhone SE and iPhone SE 2
iPhone SE (first generation) was launched in the year 2016 and iPhone SE 2 (second generation) was launched in the year 2020. iPhone SE (second generation) is also sometimes termed as iPhone 9. iPhone SE has a 4.0 inch LCD display and SE 2 has a 4.7 inch LCD display. SE has a non-removable battery of 1624 mAh and SE 2 has a non-removable battery of 1821 mAh. Both the models are accompanied by fingerprint sensors and Siri. iPhone SE has a front camera of 1.2 MP and a rear camera of 7 MP. However, SE 2 has a 7 MP front camera and a 12 MP rear camera.
The internal storage for SE is 16GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 2GB RAM, 64GB 2GB RAM, 128GB 2GB RAM and for SE 2 is 64GB 3GB RAM, 128GB 3GB RAM, 256GB 3GB RAM.
iPhone 7 Plus
Released on September 7, 2016, iPhone 7 Plus model doesn't have many variations except for a battery of 2900 mAh. The front and rear cameras are 7 MP and 12 MP respectively. Face detection, fingerprint sensor, and Siri are built-in as well. If you look for the display and build of this model then you get a 5.5 inch LCD display and a 188g Gorilla glass front with an aluminum frame. The internal storage ranges from 32GB, 128GB, and 256GB with 3GB RAM.
A Gorilla glass front, stainless steel frame, 5.8 inches super retina OLED display, scratch-resistant glass with 64GB 3GB RAM, 128GB 3GB RAM, 256GB 3GB RAM sums up the basic features of an iPhone XS. Moving further we have a 2658 mAh battery and front and rear cameras with 7 MP and 12 MP quality respectively. Alternatively, they don't have a fingerprint sensor but do have a face ID. This model was launched in the year 2018.
iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 12
The reason why we are discussing them together is that there ain't drastic changes in these two phones and hence, a comparative study would be more approachable. iPhone 11 Pro was launched in the year 2019 and iPhone 12 in the year 2020.
Both the versions have super retina XDR OLED display however, the screen size of 11 Pro is 5.8 inch and that of iPhone 12 is 6.1 inch. These two versions are both scratch-resistant as well as water-resistant and come with Dolby vision. Also, the pixels of the front and rear camera for both these phones are 12 MP. As I said there ain't much difference between the two.
One noticeable change is that the battery of 11 Pro is 3046 mAh and of iPhone 12 is 2815 mAh. Again both have face ID but lack fingerprint sensors. Wireless charging is preferable for both versions. Another variation is in the internal storage category as 11 Pro has 64GB 4GB RAM, 256GB 4GB RAM, 512GB 4GB RAM whereas, iPhone 12 has 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM, 256GB 4GB RAM.
Apple had started its journey back in the year 2007 and ever since then it is raising its bars higher and higher. With this comparison between the top-grossing models of the iPhone hope you can pick the suitable model for yourself real quick.