Apple iPhone 7 iPhone 7 Plus – Features, Launch Date and Price in India


Apple has launched its latest smart phones i.e. iPhone7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Apple has exposed these 2 smart phones at an event in San Francisco on Wednesday. Both new iPhone models will be available for pre-order in the US from September 9 and will be going on sale in the country from September 16.

Apple has also officially announced the launch date of these devices in India – October 7, 2016. It has just announced that the price will start from Rs 60,000 onwards. This means that iPhone 7 (32GB version) will be available at Rs 60,000.

These smart phones will be available in Silver, Gold, Rose Gold and Black colour options in 32GB, 128GB and 256GB storage variants. However, the new Jet Black colour variant will come only in 128GB and 256GB variants.


Apple has removed the headphone jack in favour of earbuds that connect through the phone’s charging port. It also unveiled a set of wireless headphones called AirPods that can be purchased separately at extra cost. These are expected to cost around Rs 15,400 begins.


The giant will also introduce a complete range of accessories for iPhone 7 and 7 Plus which consists of silicone cases starting at around Rs 2,900, iPhone 7 Smart Battery Case at around Rs 8,900 and Lightening Docks at Rs 3,700.



  1. iPhone 7
  2. 7 Inch Display with 3D Touch.
  3. New Quad-Core Apple A10 Fusion Processor.
  4. 12 MP iSight Camera.
  5. High Speed Sensor.
  6. Quad LED two-tone Flash.
  7. 7MP Face Time Camera.
  8. Water and Dust Resistant.


  1. iPhone 7 Plus
  2. 5 Retina HD Inch Display with 3D Touch.
  3. New Quad-Core Apple A10 Fusion Processor.
  4. 12 MP Rear Cameras.
  5. High Speed Sensor.
  6. Quad-LED True Tone flash.
  7. 7MP Face Time Camera.
  8. Water and Dust Resistant.


Key things to know

  • Stereo speakers
  • Water and dust resistant
  • Longer battery life: Apple says the 7’s battery will last two hours longer than the 6, and the 7 Plus battery lasts one hour more than the 6 Plus.
  • Comes in jet black, black, gold, silver, rose gold
  • A10 Fusion chip with a 64-bit four core CPU
  • Storage: 32GB, 128GB, 256GB



Both iPhone 7 and iPhone 7Plus have a new home button which is now touch sensitive and also uses a new Taptic Engine for good response.

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus

Apple iPhone 7 is launching on September 7. Apple is hosting this event in San Francisco. New iPhones, called the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus, are expected to be launched. The new version of the Apple Watch is also expected to be launched, but it is not clear if Apple will call this Apple Watch 2 or something else.



  1. When is the new Apple iPhone launch take place?

The event starts at 10.00 am Pacific Time, which is around 10.30 pm IST for the fans in India. If you are an Apple fan in India, be prepared to stay up late to watch the new iPhone launch.

  1. Is it possible to watch a live-stream of the Apple keynote event online?

Yes, the link is at the official website. Apple uses its own HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) technology. If you already have an iPhone or any other Apple device, you’re in luck.

  1. I don’t have an Apple device? Can’t I still watch it live?

Don’t worry. Apple events are no longer exclusive to just Mac or iOS universe. Apple lets anyone with a PC or tablet running Windows 10 stream the event on their Microsoft Edge browser. So if you have the Windows 10 OS on your PC, open Edge and you should be able to watch the event live.

  1. Where is the iPhone 7 launch event in 2016?

Apple’s iPhone 7 launch event takes place at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco.

  1. So what exactly is Apple launching?

The biggest expectation from the event is the new iPhone from Apple. This is likely to be called the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, although some leaks and rumours indicate that Apple could go with a name like iPhone 6SE (special edition) .Apple is also expected to showcase the new version of the Apple Watch.

  1. What is expected to be new in the iPhone 7 or the new Apple iPhone?

Apple’s new iPhone will have a dual-rear camera on the Plus version, no headphone jack and will be waterproof. Apple is expected to ditch the 16GB iPhone and the 64GB phone. Apple is expected to make improvements to the iPhone 7 Force Touch Display as well.

  1. When is the new iPhone coming to India?

Apple is expected to introduce this iPhone in India as quickly as possible, given the growing importance of the market. But don’t expect it before October in India.