The iPhone X was unveiled alongside the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The iPhone X is special device marking the 10th anniversary of Apple flagship smartphone. You can call it iPhone 10 (iPhone Ten). The iPhone X offers a bit better specs than the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus including facial recognition and a larger edge to edge Super Retina OLED display. The iPhone X price in Nigeria, it’s specs and features are all entailed in this article.
iPhone X Key Specs
• 5·8 inches Super Retina OLED Display
• Apple A11 Bionic Chipset
• 3GB of RAM
• 64GB or 256GB built-in storage
• 12MP Dual Rear Camera
• 7MP Front Camera
• 4G LTE
• IP67 Water and Dust Resistant
• iOS 11, upgradeable to iOS 13·4
• 2716 mAh battery
• Fast Charging
• Qi Wireless Charging Support
• Face ID (Face Scanner)
Design and Body
I’m sure you must have noticed there’s a great change in the design of the iPhone X compared to past iPhones. The almost bezel-less display, glass design of the iPhone X is very impressive and special.
You may be surprised to learn that the iPhone X has a smaller body than the iPhone 8 Plus despite it having a larger 5·8 inches display, but the iPhone X loses the upper bezels, physical home button along side it’s fingerprint sensor which gives more space for the display.
This iPhone X display has a U notch design which houses the selfie camera and the SL 3D biometric/depth sensor, the notch design gives more screen real estate.
iPhone X comes wrapped in Corning Gorilla Glass on the front and back with a stainless steel frame. The phone measures a body dimension of 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm and weighs 174 g.
Apple iPhone X is IP67 certified meaning it is water and dust resistant and can stay in 1 metre deep water for 30 minutes.
Apple uses OLED display on the iPhone X, and it’s the first iPhone to offer such. iPhone X has a 5·8 inches Super Retina OLED display with a resolution of 1125×2436 pixels, 19·5:9 aspect ratio, 82·9% screen to body ratio and 458 ppi density. The screen uses a scratch resistant glass and has oleophobic coating. This display supports HDR10 and has Wide color gamut, 3D touch, Dolby Vision, True tone and 120Hz touch sensing.
Processor and Memory
Apple latest A11 bionic chipset is the one powering the iPhone X. The A11 bionic chipset is said to be more powerful than the ones in iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The processor is built on a 10nm fabrication process which will be power efficient. The processor has Apple GPU which will handle all games smoothly.
The iPhone X comes with 3GB RAM and either 64GB or 256GB of internal storage. It has no card slot for expanding storage as usual.
iPhone X offers you improved 12MP dual-lens camera on the rear – one wide-angle lens and one telephoto lens. Both come with optical image stabilisation (OIS) for a promise of superb shots. The sensors are faster and larger. The camera can record 4K at 24/30/60 fps and 1080p HD videos at 30/ 60/ 120/ 240 fps.
The 7MP TrueDepth selfie camera is probably the best you have seen. It offers a variety of features for selfies you will be eager to share. It also works for 3D tracking. There’s also a SL 3D depth/biometrics sensor which helps Face ID. The selfie camera can record 1080p videos at 30 fps.
Network and Connectivity
The iPhone X has 4G/3G/2G network in it. It supports the following LTE bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66. It has download speed of up to 600 Mbps and upload speed of up to 150 Mbps.
It comes with Bluetooth (5.0, A2DP, LE), dual band WiFi, GPS, NFC, WiFi Hotspot. It has a 2.0 proprietary reversible connector.
Battery and Charging
iPhone X comes with a non removable Li-Ion 2716 mAh battery. Apple claims that the iPhone X battery will 2 hours more than iPhone 7.
Talking about charging, iPhone X has support for 15W fast charge which takes the phone to 50% in just 30 minutes. It hasu support for Qi wireless charging also. It supports USB Power Delivery 2·0.
iPhone X runs on iOS 11 out of box and is upgradeable to iOS 13.4.1.
iPhone X price in Nigeria starts at 197,899 Naira for the 64GB model and 213,499 Naira for the 256GB model. This is the price as at May 26, 2020.
iPhone X having lost the fingerprint sensor now applies Face ID for securing the device from unauthorized access.