Got any questions about the iPhone 13? We’ve got the answers for you!
The cost of the iPhone 13 is between R16,999.00 - R18,000.00.
From top to bottom, it is 14.6cm x 7.1cm x 0.76cm.
The iPhone 13 is water-resistant. It has a rating of “IP68” which means they are fully protected from dust and can handle being underwater for up to 30 minutes at a depth of 6 metres. If your phone gets dropped in a puddle, a shallow pool, or wet from the rain, it will be just fine. Steam from your bathroom shower, however, is not included in this rating, so rather keep it away from steam.
Each new chipset created by Apple finds a way to blow our minds with the innovation and improvements in technology. The A15 Bionic chip includes a 6-core CPU with 2 performance cores and 4 for efficiency. It also has a 4-core GPU and a 16-core Neural Engine. Imagine completing 15.8 trillion tasks per second? Well, the A15 Bionic can do that! The A15 Bionic is powered by 15 billion transistors which powers the iPhone 13 every second of the day. This is up from 11.4 billion in the iPhone 12, making the 13 the fastest and smartest iPhone ever. The chip also has an image signal processor for performing background tasks that you wouldn’t even know is happening such as reducing photo noise.
You can get the iPhone 13 with 128GB, 256GB or 512GB of space. For a better picture on how much 256GB is, it equates to an average amount of 73,224 photos!
The phone comes with 6G of RAM.
It has a 12-megapixel dual camera at the back and a 12-megapixel selfie camera at the front. The dual camera means you get more range in your photos!
Yes, portrait mode is available. Portrait mode focuses on the subject of the photo and blurs the background, providing more depth.
Open your Camera app, then select ‘Portrait” on the right side. Your lighting options will appear on your screen such as Natural Light, Studio, Contour and Stage Light. After selecting your lighting, hold up your phone and focus on the person you’d like to photograph.
When taking a photo, there is a 2x zoom option on the screen. Taping this will give you 2X optical zoom. If you hold the 2x button, it will expand to give you further digital zoom options. In other words, anytime you use zoom up to 2x, it will automatically be optical zoom.
You can easily record a demonstration of something from your phone using the built-in screen recorder.
- Make sure your phone is updated to iOS 15
- Go to your Settings, then select Control Centre. Tap into ‘Customise Controls’ then add “Screen Recording” to the list
- Exit your settings and then head to your homescreen. Swipe up the Control Centre and select the little white circle in the square icon. This is the Screen Recording icon.
- The recorder will count down from 3 and then whatever actions you take on your iPhone will be recorded.
- Once you’re done, tap the red recording timer at the top of your screen to stop the recording. You can find your recording in your camera roll and edit it just like a standard video such as trimming the start and end of it. Or, you can edit it in iMovie which comes free with your iPhone.
We would recommend that you invest in a case or cover for the iPhone 13. A good cover can protect your phone from cracked screens, from drops, dents, dirt, scratches and help keep it looking like new for when you’d like to sell it.
The iPhone 13 has a battery of 3,227 mAh. Video playback: Up to 19 hours. Video playback (streamed): Up to 15 hours. Audio playback: Up to 75 hours.
The iPhone 13 weighs 174 grams.
Yes, the iPhone 13 supports wireless charging and these are the best wireless chargers available: Belkin BoostUp Wireless Charging Stand, Apple MagSafe Charger, Apple MagSafe Duo, Anker PowerWave, 15 with Quick Charge 3.0, Anker 10W Wireless Charging Stand, Samsung Wireless Charger Pad, and the Moshi Otto Q Wireless Charging Pad.