Fidelity bank banner UBA banner
Apple unveils 3 new iPhones

By Barry Eitel, San Francisco on 13/09/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 1,074


 

 Apple unveiled three new iPhones on Tuesday, including the button-free iPhone X, at the 10th iPhone news event,

CEO Tim Cook first revealed the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, next iteration of the legendary smartphone. Then, telling the crowd that he had “one more thing”, Cook announced the release of the iPhone X, pronounced ten, that has no buttons and a screen that stretches from edge-to-edge.

“Over the past decade, we've pushed forward with innovation after innovation, bringing us to this moment, when we can create devices that are far more intelligent, far more capable, and far more creative than ever before,” Cook teased the crowd before the final announcement.

With a starting price of $999 for a 64 gigabyte version, the iPhone X is the most expensive iPhone ever.

With glass screens on the front and back, as well as a frame built of “surgical-grade” stainless steel, the iPhone X is resistant to dust and water. It also has the best display capabilities of any iPhone, what the company is calling “super retina.”

Instead of using a thumb print to identify its owner, iPhone X users will unlock their phones via facial recognition software, a feature called “Face ID.”

“For more than a decade, our intention has been to create an iPhone that is all display,” Apple’s chief design officer Jony Ive said in a statement. “The iPhone X is the realization of that vision.”

Essentially, the iPhone 8 is similar to the iPhone 7 but with better processors, batteries and cameras.

The company also announced the release of the Series 3 Apple Watch smartwatch and a new version of its Apple TV video streaming system.

The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus will be available in 27 countries Sept. 22, with preorders beginning Sept. 15. The iPhone X will be available in more than 50 countries Nov. 3, with preorders starting Oct. 27.

Shares of Apple were down slightly in afternoon trading following the announcement, sliding about 1 percent to around $160. (Anadolu Agency)

Source News Express

Posted 13/09/2017 3:12:41 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
CCT to rule March 21 on trial of...

MOSOP Publicity Secretary escapes assassination

Presidential Committee gets deadline to conclude aborted Immigration...

Obiano in early lead as Anambra guber election...

Cleric charges youth on savings culture

Wizkid’s jersey designed by Nike sold out in...

APC must retain Osun, Buhari advises •Storms Osogbo...

Senate to investigate NNPC, NAOC secret bank account...

RIGHTSView: One year of the consumer rights campaign...

Ebonyi to spend over N1b on Abalakiki street...

We are set for a credible PDP Convention...

BREAKING: Boko Haram overwhelms troops in surprise attack...

 

Latest News BREAKING NEWS: Ex-Head of State Ernest Shonekan reported dead Senate rejects inclusion of South East reps in Security Council Buhari support group accuses three governors of sabotage University don commits suicide in Benue Army Chief announces Operation Crocodile Smile III, states objectives Outcry over alleged imposition of the son of Aisha Buhari’s aide as APC candidate Military gives militia December to vacate Benue, Taraba, Nasarawa 2019: Picking Peter Obi will not make Yorubas vote against Atiku — Ajulo Court grants SERAP leave to compel Fashola over ‘N900bn spent on power privatisation’ 2019: Anambra leaders, Ohanaeze assure Atiku of South East support Release of looters’ list didn’t violate rights: Court Kaduna crisis: 24 hours curfew relaxed in parts of metropolis

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (409,286 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (383,774 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (316,193 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (259,957 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (238,573 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (225,042 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (204,975 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (186,400 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (171,282 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (166,434 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (162,119 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (149,801 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (70) Business & Economy (3,708) Business Verdict (52) Columnists (949) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (561) Features (660) Global Business Monitor (305) International (2,568) Interview (165) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (145) News (39,858) Opinion (1,127) Pidgin (13) Politics (7,372) Religion (885) Sports (1,740) Stock Watch (35) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

NLNG Prize for Literature 2018

Zenith Zero Balance

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

LIBYA vs NIGERIA 2-3 Goals Highlights

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement