Apple today officially announced iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus, introducing a new 6.7-inch form factor that joins the popular 6.1-inch design, a new dual camera system, “crash detection,” the industry’s first satellite-based “SOS Emergency Service” security feature for smartphones, and the longest battery life ever seen on an iPhone.
Apple iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus come in 6.1-inch and 6.7-inch sizes and feature a durable and smooth aerospace-grade aluminum design with five brilliant finishes. iPhone 14 Plus has a larger display for streaming movies and operating games, and iPhone 14 Plus has the best battery life iPhone has ever had. And iPhone 14 Plus has the best battery life ever.
It also sets a new standard for photo and video shooting with a new 12-megapixel main camera, a larger sensor and pixel size, a new “depth of field” front camera, an ultra-wide angle camera that captures wider scenes, and a “light engine” that dramatically improves low-light performance.
Through deep integration of hardware and software, the Light Image Engine improves photo performance in low-light situations for all cameras: up to 2x for ultra-wide angle cameras, up to 2x for “depth of field” cameras, and up to a staggering 2.5x for the new main camera. “By harnessing the computing benefits of Deep Fusion technology earlier in image processing, the Light Image Engine achieves dramatic quality improvements by conveying unique details, preserving fine textures, providing brighter colors, and retaining more information in photos.
The entire iPhone 14 lineup features new safety features that provide emergency assistance when it’s needed most. With a new dual-core g-core accelerometer capable of detecting up to 256G and a new high dynamic range gyroscope, iPhone’s “crash detection” feature can now detect serious car crashes and automatically call for emergency assistance if the user is unconscious or unable to use their iPhone.
iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus will be available in Midnight, Blue, Star, Purple and (PRODUCT)RED in 128GB, 256GB and 512GB capacities for a suggested price of NT$27,900/HK$6,899/RMB 5,999 and NT$31,900/HK$6,899/RMB 6, The iPhone 14 will be available for pre-order on September 9 at 8pm, while the iPhone 14 Plus will be available on October 7.