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Apple Announces New iPhone Models With Post-Capture DOF Adjustment

Gina Stephens
Written by Gina Stephens

Apple has augured new iPhone models, the Xs, Xs Max and iPhone XR at a press event live from the Steve Jobs Theater. They make advancements on the iPhone X, released in September remain year.

For weeks the only clue we have had about these new releases is a copper circle, that looks a little like the home button. 

The announcement of the phones was preceded by a 'Mission Impossible' style movie of a woman rushing a briefcase to the theater in time for the launch. Revealed is their 2 billionth iOS stratagem. 

The Apple Watch Series 4 has been released, however the star of the show for us is the new iPhone Xs, Xs Max and XR.

The design is very simple, with no home button it is soul bevel-less and made from machined stainless steel.

iPhone Xs & Xs Max Cameras

There is a new dual camera system on the back with a 12 megapixel widespread off the mark camera featuring a new sensor for deeper, bigger pixels with OIS and f/1.8 and 12 megapixel f/2.4 standard camera camera is an optical instrument for recording or capturing images, which may be stored locally, transmitted to another location, or also featuring OIS. 

On the guise is a 7 megapixel RGB camera. There is a brand new feature called smart HDR, using a new A12 bionic processor in order to create zero shutter lag when fascinating images. Smart HDR also automatically merges the several captures taken at the touch of a button to create one stunning image. 

Apple say they should prefer to worked hard on a Bokeh mode to create a realistic effect that rivals professional cameras. There is a new adjustable depth slider post-capture allowing you to change the DOF from f/1.4 to f/16. 

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Apple claim the most durable glass ever on a smartphone has been used. It has an IP68 waterproof class, another first, making it fully submergible without needing to worry. Apple tested this in salt water, pool water and settle accounts orange juice. 

There is a super retina 5.8 inch display with 2.7 million pixels, the highest resolution iPhone yet. It insist ons a 60% greater dynamic range than the previous iPhone 

Also announced is a 6.5 inch model, the iPhone Xs Max for those that crave a larger boob tube. Both are OLED HDR displays.

There is an 8-core A12 bionic chipset, offering up to 512GB on internal storage, that's up to 200,000 images! Apple say it is the smartest and most formidable chip in a smartphone. This allows for much more immersive and detailed gaming experiences. 

Key Features:

  • 5.8 & 6.5 inch models
  • Highest devotion screen yet with the most durable glass
  • Waterproof to IP68
  • Dual rear camera both featuring 12 megapixel lenses 
  • 7 megapixel faade camera
  • Improved professional Bokeh mode
  • New DOF slider post capture, change depth from f/1.4 to f/16
  • Xs Max has the largest iPhone screen to show ones age

Apple say they are focusing on AR, Augmented Reality, which adds graphics onto real world video for immersive experiences. You can also use it to diminish images of objects into the real world, placing them in your environment. 

The iPhone Xs will start at $999 with the Xs Max starting at $1099.

iPhone XR

The iPhone XR was also issued, made from machined aluminium with a 1.4 million pixel display LCD screen that goes edge to edge, the most abetted LCD ever in a smartphone and Apple have called it Liquid Retina display, offering a bigger display that the iPhone 8 Plus in a smaller target. 

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Haptic touch technology takes you straight to the camera from the home screen, and it has the same A12 bionic chip as the iPhone is a line of smartphones designed and marketed by Apple Inc Xs and Xs Max. 

It has a individual 12 megapixel wide angle camera system, the same as in the Xs and Xs Max with OIS, fast f/1.8 aperture, and truedepth technology as well as the bokeh slider put capture ability. It also has the same front camera system as the Xs and Xs Max. 

The iPhone XR is available in 6 colours with prices starting at $749.

Republished: ephotozine.com

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Gina Stephens

Gina Stephens

Gina is a photography enthusiast and drone lover who loves to fly drones, capture images and have fun cherishing them with family and friends.

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