Apple iPhone 13
CPU: Hexa-core (2x3.23 GHz Avalanche + 4x1.82 GHz Blizzard)
Display: 6.1", 1170x2532 pixels
Camera: 12MP, 2160p
OS: iOS 15, up to iOS 15.5, planned upgrade to iOS 16
Apple iPhone 13 review
Inspiring Display & Design
Apple iPhone 13 has a durable flat-edge design with a new green finish. The iPhone 13 packs noteworthy features such as a Super Retina XDR OLED display, newly designed architecture, Lightning-fast chip, Durability, True-tone, Wide color gamut, HDR10 high contrast, Dolby Vision, 1200 nits (peak) brightness, and the most advanced dual‑camera system ever.
The iPhone features a 6.1 inches Super Retina XDR OLED display with Superbright offering more accessible access to view even in full sunlight. Moreover, true blacks, bright whites, and every shade in between can also reasonably be perceived, while the display preserves power better than ever.
The iPhone 13 Super Retina XDR display paired with a smaller TrueDepth camera area features an ultra-high pixel density, bringing photos, videos, text, and whatever is viewed with an extra-sharp appearance. In addition, the iPhone Super-color-full mode provides a cinema standard wide color gamut, displaying perfect color accuracy and making everything appear natural.
Apple iPhone 13 runs on iOS 15, upgradable to iOS 15.5 (planned upgrade to iOS 16) operating system, paired with Hexa-core CPU clocked at (2×3.23 GHz Avalanche + 4×1.82 GHz Blizzard) and Apple GPU (4-core graphics). In addition, the Apple A15 Bionic (5 nm) chip is lightning-fast, comes with some exciting features, and helps to boost up to 2.5 hours longer battery life. The iPhone 13 packs the fastest CPU and Supersmart Neural Engine, offering outstanding graphics performance.
The lightning-fast A15 Bionic powers Cinematic mode, Photographic Styles, Live Text, and more. Its Secure Enclave locks down personal info like Face ID data and contacts. Moreover, it is more efficient and helps to deliver longer battery life. In addition, the A15 Bionic chip packs feature speed-boosting, camera-elevating, reality-augmenting, power-optimizing, privacy-protecting, and game-changing chip.
The iPhone behaves even better when used with a Mac, iPad, or Apple Watch, which works together perfectly. You can use it to answer the call, whatever is close at hand. In addition, you can view all your texts on all your devices incessantly.
The iPhone 13 packs the most advanced dual‑camera system ever. The phone has a newly designed architecture with the most significant wide camera sensor. Moreover, the ultra-wide camera also packs a faster sensor. The New Wide camera captures bright and clear photos and videos, as it takes 47% more light for better results. In addition, it also reveals more detail in the dark areas of the images, and the new sensor-shift OIS keeps the shots steady.
The other salient features include
- The Smart HDR4 recognizes four different persons at a time and optimizes lighting, contrast, and even skin tones for each one, giving everybody the best look.
- The Portrait mode effectively shapes the background to set the focus on the subject. Moreover, six creative lighting effects can also be made with a swipe.
- The Deep Fusion mode analyzes multiple exposures pixel by pixel to offer the tenuous patterns, textures, and details.
- The Night mode automatically adjusts to capture vivid and bright pictures with rich colors even in low light situations.
- The Photographic Styles mode performs actions such as boost or mute colors while keeping skin tones natural. It makes a person look for the photos by selectively applying adjustments to the right areas while preserving skin tones.
- The Vibrant mode makes photos vivid and bright with Rich contrast for darker shadows and deeper colors, while warm or cool to bring out golden or blue connotations.
- The TrueDepth camera system has all the latest features, such as Cinematic mode Photographic Styles, Smart HDR4, Dolby Vision HDR recording, Portrait mode, Deep Fusion, Night mode selfies, etc.
The iPhone comes with Cinematic mode with Rack Focus to offer the same storytelling technique filmmakers use in the video for a perfect viewing experience. The Cinematic mode automatically adjusts depth effects and focus transitions during recording. Furthermore, it anticipates the new entry and automatically shifts focus, making videos that look and feel just like the movies. To adjust the blur after shooting wraps, the depth effect can also be changed after the shoot. The iPhone 13 packs 2x the storage and starts at 128GB for all the photos and videos.
The phone features Face ID, supported by A15 Bionic and the TrueDepth camera, making it the most secure facial authentication in a smartphone.
The iPhone 13 has a Li-Ion 3240 mAh non-removable battery with Fast charging (23W), MagSafe wireless charging 15W, Qi magnetic fast wireless charging 7.5W, and USB Power delivery 2.0 options.
Classic Colors & Protection
The Apple iPhone 13 features Scratch-resistant ceramic glass, Oleophobic coating protection, IP68 dust/water resistant certification, and Apple Pay (Visa, Master Card, AMEX certified).
The iPhone 13 Mini comes with a glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame, 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.7 mm size, 174g weight, and Starlight, Midnight, Blue, Pink, Red, Green exclusive colors. For the latest phones and tablets, check out phone4arena.com and get the best offers, comparisons, reviews, and more!
|Announced||14 September, 2023|
|Released||24 September, 2023|
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G|
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 / SIM 2 (dual-SIM)
CDMA 800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66 - A2633, A2634, A2635
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66, 71 - A2482, A2631
1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 71, 77, 78, 79 Sub6/mmWave - A2633
1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 71, 77, 78, 79, 258, 260, 261 SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave - A2482
1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 71, 77, 78, 79 SA/NSA/Sub6 - A2631
1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 77, 78, 79 SA/NSA/Sub6 - A2634, A2635
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Dimensions||146.7 x 71.5 x 7.7 mm|
|Colors||Starlight, Midnight, Blue, Pink, Red, Green|
|Type||Super Retina XDR OLED, HDR10, Dolby Vision, 800 nits (HBM), 1200 nits (peak)|
|Resolution||1170 x 2532 pixels|
Scratch-resistant ceramic glass, oleophobic coating
IP68 dust/water resistant
|Main (Back) Camera||
12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm (wide), 1.7µm, dual pixel PDAF, sensor-shift OIS
12 MP, f/2.4, 120˚, 13mm (ultrawide)
|Selfie (Front) Camera||12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide), 1/3.6"|
|Camera Features||Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)|
|Operating System||iOS 15, up to iOS 15.5, planned upgrade to iOS 16|
|Chipset||Apple A15 Bionic (5 nm)|
|CPU||Hexa-core (2x3.23 GHz Avalanche + 4x1.82 GHz Blizzard)|
|GPU||Apple GPU (4-core graphics)|
|Sensors||Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, Ultra Wideband (UWB) support|
|Wi-fi Hotspot||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, QZSS|
|USB||Lightning, USB 2.0|
128GB 4GB RAM, 256GB 4GB RAM, 512GB 4GB RAM
|Battery Type||Li-Ion 3240 mAh|
|Charging Battery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.||Fast charging (23W, unofficial rating), 50% in 30 min (advertised) USB Power Delivery 2.0 MagSafe wireless charging 15W Qi magnetic fast wireless charging 7.5W|