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As usual, each year, Apple announces introducing several new products, including the new generation of its iPhone smartphone series and its latest version of the iPhone 13.

In this article, we will learn about the specifications of new versions. The date of their descent into the market. And prices and differences from previous versions

Design and Display

The display works in the regular version of the iPhone 13. It is designed with flat edges, Ceramic Shield resistant glass like the previous generation, and water resistance – up to six meters deep for 30 minutes. And IP68 dust.

The iPhone 13 Regular Edition and13 Mini are available in five different colours: pink, plain blue, and the night sky. And starlight colour. And product red, as Apple called it.

The new design has not seen a significant change from the creation of the previous generation, except for the bump at the top of the display as Apple reduced its area by 20%. And the thickness of the new phones increased slightly to 7.65 millimetres thick from 7.4 millimetres in the previous generation version.

Returning to the display, Apple has equipped the regular version of the iPhone 13 with a 6.1-inch screen and the iPhone 13 mini version with a 5.4-inch screen. Both are equipped with Super Retina XDR display technology that uses Apple’s OLED technology. With a screen refresh rate of up to 60 Hz.

iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max

The iPhone 13 Pro and 13 Pro Max are available in four colours: gold, silver, dark grey and Sierra Blue. A new colour that Apple is launching for the first time.

The new design is similar to the previous iPhone 12 Pro version but has a durable stainless steel stripe around the edges. Both versions also provide a display using Super Retina XDR technology with brightness power of up to 1000 nits (an unofficial unit of measurement of brightness) outdoors and a screen refresh rate of up to 120Hz.

It is worth mentioning that Apple is using this screen refresh rate for the first time, which means smoother performance. In addition, apple is adapting the frame rate to suit usage. To keep performance and battery life soft together as in the iPad series.

Apple has equipped the iPhone 13 Pro with a 6.1-inch screen and the 13 Pro Max with a 6.7-inch screen. All iPhone 13 also support Apple’s MagSafe chargers and batteries, meaning you can use previous types without buying new chargers.

iPhone 13 Cameras

The cameras of the iPhone 13 standard version provided the rear with a new design, as they were arranged in a slanted shape instead of the horizontal arrangement used in previous versions and contained two cameras. The first 12 megapixels is the standard camera. The second is also 12 megapixels dedicated to shooting at a wide angle, with a set of new sensors.

Apple pointed out that the new cameras take better quality than those taken by the cameras of the previous iPhone 12. The primary camera in the regular version comes with an aperture of f/1.6. And the wide-motion camera is equipped with an aperture of f/2.4.

As for the iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max. Each is equipped with three rear cameras with new lenses and sensors. A standard camera with an aperture of f/1.5. A wide-angle camera with an aperture of f/1.8 and an aperture telephoto camera with an aperture of f/2.8.

The new telephoto camera features a focal length of 77 mm and 3x optical (zoom, zoom) and a 6x optical (zoom) range in the entire camera system. For more framing options than ever before. Also, it provides almost a hybrid digital approximation of up to 15x.

The new phones will also support shooting video in ProRes. Currently used in cinematic filmmaking. Which provides shooting scenes with faster and more efficient encoding in video editing software and less CPU power consumption.

iPhone 13 Internal Parts and Performance

All versions are equipped with Apple’s new A15 Bionic processor. And also, Apple indicates that its CPU is about 50% faster than its competitors. And the GPU is about 30% faster. It also includes a processing engine with 16 cores capable of performing 15.8 trillion operations every second.

Therefore, iPhone 13 also supports all its versions of 5G networks, with numerous internal storage options of 128GB, 256GB and 512GB. In addition, the iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max can choose 1TB of internal storage.

Battery & Charging

Apple indicated at the launch conference of the new phones that the iPhone 13 would have the most extended battery life in all its versions. And also, the battery life will increase by at least 90 minutes.
New technologies and improvements have contributed to the prolongation of battery life. And Apple estimated the battery life in the iPhone 13:

  • iPhone 13 Mini: Video playback is about 17 hours, and audio media playback is about 55
  • Standard Edition: Video playback is about 19 hours, and audio media playback is about 75 hours.
    13 Pro: Video playback is 22 hours, and audio media playback is 75 hours.
  • 13 Pro Max: Video playback is about 24 hours, and audio media playback is about 95 hours.
  • As for charging, all versions support wireless charging up to 15W. Therefore,  you should note that the phone case will not have a charger and must be purchased independently.

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