Apple don announce dia new iPhone 13, wey fit film “portrait mode” videos wit a depth of field effect.
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Di new cinematic mode “fit detect wen pesin dey about to enter di frame” and shift focus to dem, Apple tok – something known as “pull focus”.
However, most oda features on di new model get incremental updates over previous versions.
Na di only smartphone wey allow users to edit dis effect afta shooting, Apple oga Tim Cook tok.
Di event also dey overshadowed by news of a new security flaw for Apple devices wey fit expose users’ messages.
Apple release a security patch on Monday for di previously-unknown error, wey fit allow attacker access dia iMessage service without di user clicking on a malicious link or file.
Di new iPhone include a faster A15 chip, brighter display, and a battery life of up to 2.5 hours longer, and come in new colours including pink, blue, midnight, starlight and red. Wia dis foto come from, Apple
Di new iPhone go also get up to 500GB of storage wit dia lowest available storage wey don rise to 128GB from previous models’ 64GB. Apple also stress dia green credentials, saying di phone use many recycled materials – including antenna lines wey dem make from plastic water bottles, dem tok.
Di launch dey happen as buyers dey keep dia phones for longer before upgrading. Investment firm Wedbush Securities estimate sey around 250 million iPhone users never upgraded dia phones in 3.5 years. Paolo Pescatore, a sabi pesin for PP Foresight, say many dey yet to experience modern features.
“While many go see some upgrades as incremental, millions of users wey never upgrade to 5G. Therefore, dis so called ‘supercycle’ moment still dey relevant,” e tok. Di 5G connectivity dey only available on di iPhone 12, wey dem release last year, and di newly-announced models.
For di second quarter of dis year, Apple ship 25.9% of all 5G handsets in di world, according to analyst firm IDC. Marta Pinto, senior research manager for IDC, say: “With di new portfolio, dis number go grow and consolidate di dominance of Apple for dat space.”