Introducing the iPhone 13 Pro
Released on September 14, 2021 with the all-new iPhone lineup, the iPhone 13 Pro is an extremely powerful smartphone and is arguably the best smartphone for photo / video taking on the market today.
In this article, discover the new features of the iPhone 13 Pro and the improvements made over previous generations.
The characteristics of the iPhone 13 Pro
The iPhone 13 Pro is equipped with a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR edge-to-edge display. The OLED panel provides image refreshment up to 120 Hz thanks to ProMotion technology.
The screen has a resolution of 2532 x 1170 px at 460 dpi. The maximum brightness is 1200 cd / m² in HDR and the contrast is 2,000,000: 1. There is also True Tone technology and a wide range of P3 colors.
In terms of impact resistance, the screen benefits like its predecessor from the Ceramic Shield which improves its strength.
The iPhone 13 Pro’s camera unit has three 12-megapixel cameras: a telephoto lens, an ultra-wide-angle lens and a wide-angle lens. Apple thus allows owners of the iPhone 13 Pro to indulge in photography and macro video. Night photos are also improved.
On the video side, the iPhone 13 Pro marks the arrival of Cinematic and ProRes modes, the latter being exclusive to the Pro range.
The front camera now has access to Photographic Styles.
The A15 Bionic chip has a 6-core processor (2 high-performance cores and 4 low-power cores), a 5-core GPU and a 16-core Neural Engine.
On the connectivity side, there is support for 5G, Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.0.
This iPhone is equipped with many sensors such as: LiDAR scanner, Face ID (True Depth), a barometer, a three-axis gyroscope, an accelerometer, a proximity detector as well as a sensor ambient light.
The face of the iPhone 13 Pro is covered with Ceramic Shield while the back is in textured matte glass. The general design of the iPhone is surgical stainless steel.
This model is available in different colors: alpine blue, silver, gold, graphite.
The iPhone 13 Pro is available with 128 GB, 256 GB, 512 GB or, for the first time for iPhones, 1 TB of storage capacity.
IPhone 13 Pro is equipped with a lithium-ion battery. You can use the iPhone 13 Pro for up to 10 p.m. in video playback.
Various accessibility options exist on iOS to improve the user experience for people with physical or visual disabilities. IPhone 13 Pro is packed with features like VoiceOver, Siri and Dictation, Spoken Screen Content, Magnifier, and more.
Weight and dimensions
The iPhone 13 Pro line is slightly thicker and lighter than its 14th generation predecessors. Thus, the iPhone 13 Pro measures 146.7 mm in height, 71.5 mm in width and 7.65 mm in thickness, for a weight of 203 g.
IPhone 13 Pro compatibility
The iPhone 13 is equipped with its launch of the operating system iOS 15, released on September 20, 2021.
The iPhone 13 Pro works with all the appropriate accessories, including MagSafe compatible accessories: magnetic shell, wireless charger, wireless induction battery, or magnetic card holders.
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