iPhones

Iphones in Kenya

It is no secret that iPhones are among the best phones is today’s mobile market. However, different brands of iPhone exist which makes it challenging to decide on which one you want to purchase for yourself or your significant other. Influenced by this, this article chose to explore a total of ten types of iPhones giving a deeper analysis of their features as well as their prices as of the date of authorship. The aim is to familiarize you with the iPhones that better suits your needs just in case you were planning on getting an iPhone and are not sure which one to buy.

Apple iPhone XS

Offering a screen display of 5.8 inches, and a screen resolution of 1125 pixels by 2436 pixels, Apple iPhone XS is one of the well-performing brands of iPhone. It functions using the iOS v12 operating system. About storage, the phone has a 4GB RAM and ROM of either 64, 125 or 645 GB. Essential to point out is that Microsoft SD is not supported on this phone, but this isn’t something to worry about given the natural storage space of the phone. Bluetooth, WLAN, USB 2.0, GPS and NFC are among the connectivity it supports. It has a dual back camera of 12MP and a front camera of 7MP. It functions using the Hexa-core and Apple A12 Bionic chipset. With regard to network support and battery, we’ll, the phone houses an inbuilt battery of 2648mAh and supports both the 2G, 3G and 4G network. You will fall in love with the phone’s sensors which include Gyro, Face ID, barometer, accelerometer, compass and proximity. Click Here for more.

Apple iPhone XS Max

Functioning using the iOS v12 operating system and the hexacore and AppleApple A12 chipset CPU, Apple iPhone XS Max is the iPhone to buy. It offers a display of 5.6 inches and a screen resolution of  1245 by 2688 pixel. About storage, the phone has a RAM of 4GB, and the ROM varies from 64GB to 256GB to 512 GB. No! Microsoft SD card is not supported on the iPhone XS Max. It’s the back camera is dual with a resolution of 12MP each. The resolution of the front camera is 7MP. 2G, 3G and 4G networks are supported on the phone. In relation to connectivity, it has Bluetooth, NFC, WLAN, USB 2.0 and GPS. Its battery is non-removable with 3174 mAh. The sensors it has include compass, Face ID, proximity, barometer, accelerometer and Gyro.

Apple iPhone XR

If you are a lover of screen inches, then this phone would work for you because it has a screen display of 6.1 inches. Along with this, it has a screen resolution of 828 by 1792 pixels. Unlike the other two, it does not have a dual back camera. It only has one back camera which is 12 MP and a front camera of 7 MP. With regards to its RAM, this is 3GB, and its ROM varies from 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. A MicroSD card is not supported on this phone. Apple iPhone XR operates using the iOS 12 and the hexa-core and Apple A12 Bionic chipset. It supports connectivity from Bluetooth, NFC, WLAN, NFC and GPS. It houses the accelerometer, barometer, compass, Face ID, gyro and proximity sensors. Concerning network and battery, the iPhone has a 2942mAh inbuilt battery and supports 2G, 3G and 4G network.

Apple iPhone X

This is yet another amazing piece of iPhone. It is fitted with a dual back camera of 12MP each and a front camera of 7MP. Moreover, it has an inbuilt battery of 2716mAh and Faces ID, barometer, compass, gyro, accelerometer and proximity sensors. Concerning its storage and network, well, the iPhone has a 3GB RAM and a ROM of either 64GB  and 256 GB and supports the 2GB, 3GB and 4GB network. Essential to point out is that the Apple iPhone X operates using the iOS v11.1.1 and a CPU of 2.39 GHz hexa-core and Apple A11 Bionic chipset. Also, it offers a screen display of 5.8 inches and a screen resolution of 1125 by 2436 screen resolution. Bluetooth, USB 2.0, NFC and WLAN are the connection it supports.

Apple iPhone 8

This is your type of phone if you are not obsessed with large screens. This is because Apple iPhone 8 has a screen display of 4.7 inches and a screen resolution of 720 by 1334 pixels. It operates using the iOS v11. The good thing about its iOS v11 is that it can be upgraded to iOS v11.2. It supports the Hexa-core and Apple A11 Bionic chipset CPU. About its space, it has a RAM of 2GB and a ROM of 64GB and 256 GB and does not support microSD card. WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC are the connectivity this iPhone supports. Moreover, it comprises of 6 sensors comprising a front fingerprint, barometer, compass, gyro, proximity and accelerometer. The phone supports both the 2G, 3G and 4G network. Concerning its battery, this is non-removable and has a mAh of 1821. 

 Apple iPhone 8 Plus

You can easily tell that this is an upgraded version of the Apple iPhone 8. While it also has the same sensors and connectivity as the Apple iPhone 8, it has distinct specs when it comes to display, operating system, RAM, ROM, network and battery. In relation to space, the Apple iPhone 8 plus has a RAM of 3GB and ROM of 64 and 256GB and does not support the microSD card. It is fitted with a network coverage for both the 2G, 3G and 4G. Furthermore, the back camera of this phone is dual with each camera having a 12MP. The front camera has a 7MP.   Its battery is non-removable and has a mAh of 2691. Concerning its display, the Apple iPhone 8 plus offers a display of 5.5 inches and a screen resolution of 1080 by 1980 pixels. It operates using the iOS v11 which can be upgraded to iOS v11.2. It uses the Hexa-core and the Apple A11 Bionic chipset CPU.

Apple iPhone 7

Apple iPhone 7 has a screen display of 4.7 inches and a screen resolution of 720 by 1080 pixels. It houses the Quad-core 2.34 GHz and the Apple A10 Fusion chipset CPU. iOS v10.0.1 which can be upgraded to iOS v11.2 is the operating system it supports. The battery of this phone which is 1960mAh is non-removable. Concerning storage, the Apple iPhone 7 has a RAM of 2 GB and a ROM of 32, 64, 128 and 256 GB. However, it does not support a microSD card. The phone does not only support the 4G network but the 2G and 3G network. NFC, GPS, USB 2.0, WLAN and Bluetooth are the connectivity it supports. About the sensors, the iPhone has the front fingerprint, gyro, proximity, compass and the accelerometer.

 Apple iPhone 7 Plus

iPhone 7 Plus is another top rated brand of Apple. It has a screen display of 5.5 inches and a screen resolution of 720 by 1080 pixel. It functions using the iOS v10.0.1 which can be upgraded to iOS v11.2. Quad-core 2.34 GHz and Apple A10 Fusion chipste is the CPU it houses. About its storage, the iPhone has a RAM of 3GB and a ROM of 32, 64, 128 and 256 GB and does not support a microSD card. iPhone 7 Plus is fitted with a dual back camera of 12MP and a front camera of 7MP.  With regards to network and connectivity, the iPhone offers  2GB, 3G and 4 GB network and offers connections on WLAN, NFC, USB 2.0 Bluetooth and GPS. Its battery which is 2900mAh is non-removable. Additionally, the iPhone plus 7 has an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer and front fingerprint sensors.

 Apple iPhone 6S

Designed with a screen display of 4.7 inches, Apple iPhone 6S operates using the iOS v9 which can be upgraded to iOS v11.2. It has a Quad-core 2.34 GHz and Apple A9 chipset CPU. Concerning  storage, the iPhone has a RAM of 2GB and a ROM of 16, 64, 128 and 256 GB and does not support the microSD card. It’s front and back camera has a magnification of 5MP and 12 MP respectively. About the battery and network of the phone, the iPhone 6S has a 1715mAh non-removable battery and supports the 2G, 3G and the 4G network. Youll enjoy connectivity of WLAN,  GPS, USB 2.0, Bluetooth and NFC with this phone and the proximity, front fingerprint, compass, accelerometer, gyro and barometer sensors.

 Apple iPhone 6 Plus

Completing this list is the Apple iPhone 6S Plus. With a front camera of 1.25 MP and a back camera of 8MP, this is probably the phone with a low quality camera. However, it supports both the 2G, 3G and 4G network. Also, it has the barometer, compass, accelerometer, front fingerprint and the proximity sensors and offers connectivity on NFC, GPS, WLAN, USB 2.0 and Bluetooth. It operates using the iOS v8 operating system which has the capacity of being upgraded to iOS v11.2. It houses a CPU of Dual-core 1.4 GHz Typhoon and Apple A8 chipset. Concerning the storage, it has a RAM of 1GB and  ROM of 16, 64 and 128 GB. Like the rest, it does not support the microSD card. Necessary to point out is that it has a screen display of 5.5 inches and a screen resolution of 1080 by 1920 pixels.  

KEY FEATURES IPHONE XS IPHONE XS MAX IPHONE XR IPHONE X IPHONE 8 IPHONE 8 PLUS IPHONE 7  IPHONE 7 PLUS IPHONE 6S  IPHONE 6 PLUS
Screen Display 5.8 inches 6.5 inches 6.1 inches 5.8 inches 4.7 inches 5.5 inches 4.7 inches 5.5 inches 4.7 inches 5.5 inches
Screeen resolution 1125 x 2436 pixels 1245 x 2688 pixels 828 x 1792 pixels 1125 x 2436 pixels 720 x 1334 pixels 1080 x 1980 pixels 720 x 1080 pixels 720 x 1080 pixels 720 x 1334 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels
Operating System iOS v12 iOS v12 iOS 12 iOS v11.1.1 iOS v11 iOS v11 iOS v10.0.1 iOS v10.0.1 iOS v9 iOS v8
CPU Hexa-core, Apple A12 Bionic chipset Hexa-core, Apple A12 Bionic chipset Hexa-core, Apple A12 Bionic chipset Hexa-core 2.39 GHz, Apple A11 Bionic chipset Hexa-core, Apple A11 Bionic chipset Hexa-core, Apple A11 Bionic chipset Quad-core 2.34 GHz, Apple A10 Fusion chipset Quad-core 2.34 GHz, Apple A10 Fusion chipset Quad-core 2.34 GHz, Apple A9 chpset Dual-core 1.4 GHz Typhoon and  Apple A8 chipset
RAM 4GB 4GB 3GB 3GB 2GB 3GB 2GB 3GB 2GB 2GB
Storage 64/256/512GB 64/256/512 GB 64/128/256 GB 64/256 GB 64/256 GB 64/256GB 32/64/128/ 256 GB 32/64/128/ 256 GB 16/64/128/256 16/64/128GB
Network 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G 2G, 3G, 4G
Camera Back: Dual- 12MP + 12 MP Front: 7 MP Back: Dual-12MP+ 12 MP Front: 7 MP Back: 12 MP Front: 7 MP Back: Dual 12MP + 12 MP Front: 7 MP Back: 12 MP Front: 7 MP Back: Dual 12MP + 12 MP Front: 7 MP Back: 12 MP Front: 7 MP Back:Dual 12MP+12MP Front: 7 MP Back: 12 MP Front: 5 MP Back: 8 MP Front: 1.2 MP
Battery Inbuilt 2658 mAh Inbuilt 3174mAh Inbuilt 2942mAh Inbuilt 2716mAh Inbuilt 1821mAh Inbuilt 2691mAh Inbuilt 1960mAh Inbuilt 2900mAh Inbuilt 1715mAh Inbuilt 2915mAh
Sensors Proximity, gyro, Face ID, compass, Barometer, Accelerometer Proximity, gyro, Face ID, compass, Barometer, Accelerometer Proximity, gyro, Face ID, compass, Barometer, Accelerometer Proximity, gyro, Face ID, compass, Barometer, Accelerometer Front fingerprint, gyro, barometer, compass, gyro, proximity Front fingerprint, gyro, barometer, compass, gyro, proximity Front fingerprint, gyro, barometer, compass, gyro, proximity Front fingerprint, gyro, barometer, compass, gyro, proximity Front fingerprint, gyro, barometer, compass, gyro, proximity Front fingerprint, gyro, barometer, compass, gyro, proximity
Connectivity WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC WLAN, Bluetooth, GPS, USB 2.0 and NFC