iPhone 13 Specifications and Review

Are you looking for long battery life, bright display, and powerful camera in your phone? There is no better option than iPhone 13 which was released on 14th September 2021 with its other versions iPhone mini and Pro Max. Indeed, everything on the latest iPhone is better. Even though it is not a game-changer for the other iPhone series. But it provides ultimate battery life, great processor, and upgraded setup for the camera. It is truly a capable and fast smartphone with extra features and powerful internals.

iPhone 13

Review of iPhone 13

With amazing new integrated features, new iPhone model is introduced with improved power, cameras, display, and battery life as compared to the older version of iPhone 12. It is one of the most impressive handsets offered by Apple.

People are wondering, why iPhone 13 is not called as iPhone 12S? even though the specs, design, and features are quite the same. However, new iPhone still offers better touch with significantly better elements. The main highlight feature of latest iPhone is its battery life. Apple surely cracks the battery life of iPhones and as compared to previous iPhones; the battery life is much better.

It is integrated with the new A15 Bionic chipset which seems to be more powerful paired with RAM 4GB. It is capable to run several apps and handle tasks more efficiently and quickly. For more clear and real-life images, new iPhone model offers a duo camera with a Sensor-Shift Optical Image Stabilization technology available on Pro Max Apple handsets.

Even the touch on iPhone 13 is better as compared to previous iPhones. If you are upgrading from iPhone XS or older, you will experience a standard change in new iPhone model. The OLED technology enables to have a brighter and clear picture. The quality of the picture is fantastic.

One disappointment you will get to know is Apple hasn’t considered adding a refresh rate of 120Hz on new iPhone model so you may not get a smooth experience as you get on iPhone 13 Pro Max or 13 Pro. The starting price of new iPhone is $799, £779, or Australian $1,349 with 128GB storage.

new iPhone model is surely an improved version with enhanced performance, screen, camera, and battery life. It is a worthy upgrade for those who are switching from older iPhones or Android handsets.

iPhone 13 pricing

The starting price of new iPhone model is $799, £779, or Australian $1,349 which is the same price as iPhone 12 during the launch. Apple has dropped the iPhone models with 64GB this year so at this price, you will get storage of 128GB. While for higher storage options iPhone 13 is available at $899, £879 and Australian $1,519 for 256GB and 512GB is available at $1,099, £81,079 and Australian $1,519.  

iPhone 13 mini is not coming cheaper. It is available at $699, £679, and Australian $1,519 with similar specifications. For higher specs, and to enjoy a large screen you can avail iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max.

iPhone 13 Battery Life

According to Apple’s statement,13 mini lasts for 13 hours with a streaming video and new iPhone model lasts for 14 hours. iPhone 13 Pro lasts for 20 hours and Pro Max shows a remarkable leap and lasts for 25 hours. It comprises an efficient processor with bigger battery power. All of the Apple iPhones have exceptional internals making the room for enhanced lithium-ion battery capacity.

Fast processor

A15 is an efficient and effective processor but Apple does not mention the performance specifications of A15 as compared to A14. The latest phone has 6-core enhanced CPU performance with four cores and 5 cores in all of the Pro models and 4-core in regular iPhone 13 model GPU, and a neural processing unit 16-core for machine learning.


5.78x 2.82x 0.3 inches are the new iPhone model dimensions while iPhone 13 mini has dimensions 5.18x 2.53x 0.3 inches. Meanwhile the dimensions for iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Max is 5.78 x 2.82x 0.3 inches and 6.33x 3.07 x0.3 inches. The dimensions make it clear that these phones are thicker than the older versions but the iPhone mini is tiny and can be used as a one-handed phone with amazing features. The weight of iPhone 13 is 173 grams or 6.1 ounces. For iPhone 13 mini the weight is 140 grams or 4.94 ounces.

New 13 pro weighs 204 grams or 7.19 ounces and iPhone 13 Max is heavy with 240 grams or 8.46 ounces.  


Both of the iPhone Pro models are available with 1TB storage space during the purchase and people do not need much storage than 1TB. Users can install almost 200 games and apps as compared to the normal user. The iPhone 13 and mini are the lower-priced phones available with 128GB instead of 64GB. The iPhones can be configured further with 512 storage and more for everyone.

Thus iPhone 13 and 13 mini are available in 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB storage. New iPhone Pro and Pro Max are available with the same storage space and 1TB space.

No brand can beat the design of iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max which have stainless steel edges makes the phone body more appealing and beautiful. The rough backs let you have a nice feel while iPhone 13 and 13 mini has plain backs with aluminum edges.

You can say that the design is similar to iPhone 4 and iPhone 5 enabling the users to have the nicest feeling. The notch at the top of the screen is now 20 percent horizontally longer as compared to previous iPhones.


The rear camera in the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini is huge. Even the lenses are bigger. The size of the camera does not look worse or better but the phone wobbles when placed on the desk or the table. Overall, Cameras are great with backflush and Apple`s Camera design will upsell.

There are two cameras in iPhone 13 and 13 mini: one ultra-wide camera with an aperture of f/2.4 and the other is a wide camera with an aperture of f/1.6. Both of these cameras are 12 megapixels and are helpful to capture selfies and shots. The enhanced wide-angle camera gathers 47 percent bright light and reduces noise. It does have sensor-shift optical image stabilization in all of the new iPhone model smartphones. The phones own the ability to capture 4K better quality video in Dolby Vision HDR at 60 frames per second even in low light.

The iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max also have ultra-wide and wide-angle cameras of 12 megapixels. They have f/1.5 and f/1.8 for the wide and ultra-wide camera. The ultra-wide camera boosts almost 92 percent of light while for wide cameras it is 49 percent. The additional camera is with an f/2.8 aperture of 12 megapixels with a telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom with enhanced zoom-in. The Pro phone consists of a lidar scanner with augmented reality apps and captures the photos in Night mode faster.

A Macro Photography mode is triggered automatically in Pro Cameras. The ideal lighting makes the shots great.


iPhone comes in three different screen sizes. New mini comes in 5.4 inches, iPhone 13 and iPhone Pro is available with a display of 6.1 inches, and iPhone 13 Pro Max comes with 6.7 inches. It offers a great resolution with a ballpark of 460 pixels per inch for iPhone 13 and Pro. iPhone 13 Pro Max falls short with 458 pixels per inch while 13 mini is denser with 476 pixels per inch.

It is true, latest iPhone is one of the smartphones with the best displays. With the advancement, the displays are improved with predecessors. They are brighter, available with HDR highlights. New iPhone and mini reach 800 nits while iPhone Pro and Pro Max have reached 1000 nits.

The refresh rate of displays of all of the Pro phones is from 10Hz to 120Hz. With120Hz refresh rate, it feels more responsive and nicer but subtle. The hardcore gamers, tech obsessives have noticed the difference. iOS enables the user to feel pleasant and vibrant. The gamers feel more competitive with a slight edge added to the 120Hz display.

Finally, these phones can change the refresh rate to 10Hz for extended battery life. All of the phones dynamically match and adjust the refresh rate such as if the screen is static, iPhone will use less power and drops to 10Hz. But as soon as the finger gets back on the screen the refresh rate goes up. This is known as the effect of ProMotion positive effect.


The performance of iPhone 13 and 13 mini is quite the same. While the performance of iPhone Pro and Pro Max is the same. To handle multi-threaded CPU tasks, latest iPhone works almost 15 percent faster than the older version. There is no clear performance or CPU working difference between new model and its Pro models. New iPhone also can handle 5G high speed internet. You can enjoy high speed internet on new iPhone model. To check your internet speed you can do wowway speed test from your iPhone 13.

For more burst performance, iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max consist of an additional one GPU core which shows a synthetic real-life performance difference. Thus, you can say new iPhone model smartphone family is the fastest phone available in the market.

Signing off

Just let your wish be granted with better cameras, enhanced battery life, and a big screen; all of these features are available in latest iPhone. For the critics, the latest iPhone models won’t be flashy or innovative. But it is truly exciting for the individuals who are switching from older iPhone versions. The amazing phone will make your life better, enables you to take enhance lively photos with long battery life. New iPhone 13, 13 mini, Pro, and Pro Max are mind-blowing and great transformational innovations.

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