Best iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus plans
Released in September 2016, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are Apple's flagship devices in the iPhone series. We take a look at the specs of each phone, and compare the best plans to get these devices on.
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Specs
The iPhone 7's design is very similar to the iPhone 6S but with new colour options: matte black, jet black, and red. It's also available in the existing silver, gold and rose gold colours. It's water and dust resistance, has a new static home button, and it - somewhat controversially - it does not have a 3.5mm headphone jack. Instead, headphones connect via the Lightning connector, 3.5mm adaptor, or wirelessly (eg. Apple's new AirPod bluetooth ear buds).
Internally, they have an A10 Fusion 64-bit system-on-chip with improved system and graphics performance capable of console-level gaming. The rear-facing camera has also been upgraded to a 12 megapixel camera with optical image stabilisation, and on the iPhone 7 Plus you also get an additional telephoto lens to provide enhanced zoom capabilities (2x optical and up to 10x digital). The front-facing camera has been upgraded to 7 megapixels with automatic image stabilisation.
The iPhone 7 has a 4.7-inch screen, and the iPhone 7 Plus has a 5.5-inch screen. Internal storage starts at options are 32GB, 128 GB, and 256 GB. The iPhone 7 has 2 GB RAM, while the iPhone 7 Plus has 3 GB.