January 21st, 2020 | Updated on April 21st, 2021
The oldest Apple phone currently on the market is iPhone 8, and the Cupertino company plans on using that as a base for its upcoming cheaper and more compact offering. New reports from suppliers who attended CES 2020 and spoke with a source from Japan shed some light on its specs.
According to the info, Apple wants to bring the iPhone 9 with the body of an iPhone 8, the latest chipset A13 Bionic and with Face ID, while omitting Touch ID and the button as well to make room for a bigger screen.
Apple iPhone 9 smartphone runs on iOS v11 operating system. The phone is powered by Octa core processor. It has 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage. Apple iPhone 9 smartphone has a OLED display. The screen has a resolution of 750 x 1334 pixels and 294 ppi pixel density.
On camera front, the buyers get a 7 MP Front Camera and on the rear, there’s an 12 MP + 12 MP camera with features like Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Touch to focus. It is backed by a 2050 mAh battery.
Connectivity features in the smartphone include WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, Volte, NFC and more.With this upgrade now scheduled, the iPhone 9 could appeal to more smartphone buyers this year than existing as well as upcoming mid-range Android phones
- The iPhone 9 is expected to come up with a new 5.4-inch display.
- Despite the iPhone 8 dimensions, the iPhone 9 will get a FaceID system.
- Apple is expected to upgrade the chipset to the A13 Bionic chipset.
All new iPhones command a premium at the launch and we expect the same case with the iPhone 9. Given that Apple is engineering a new kind of display, chances are that it could be priced just under Rs 50,000.