Apple's new iPhone X is all glass and has facial recognition unlocking

General

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It features six-core CPU with two performance cores that are 25 percent faster and four efficiency cores that are 70 percent faster than the A10 Fusion.

The X, the 8 and the 8 Plus will be available in 64GB and 256GB variations but Apple has yet to announce specific pricing for each.

It's also a core part of a brand new set of Animojis, which replicate your own expressions in a cute animal.

California-based technology giant Apple launched its next generation smart phones this week - including the highly anticipated iPhone X. Both phones have the same A11 chip and M11 motion coprocessor as the X.

The chances of a stranger unlocking a phone with Face ID are put at one in one million, compared to one in 50,000 for Touch ID.

In terms of network connectivity, all three iPhones will no doubt work with the networks of Canada's big three networks.

Wireless charging using the Qi standard.

It's available to pre-order from October 27 and available to buy on November 3.

Physically, differences to the product compared to recent models include glass on both sides - not seen since the iPhone 4.

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus - which some may consider the natural evolution from the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus - will be joined by the rumored "anniversary" model: the higher-end iPhone X, Cook announced at the official opening of the Steve Jobs Theater.

When can you buy it? "Let's try that again", he said. We call this Face ID.

But there was just one problem.

The biggest change for the iPhone X has to be the introduction of a new all-screen design.

The new chip inside the iPhone 8 models is named the A11 Bionic, and Apple says it's the most powerful smartphone chip ever.

The Apple Watch Series 3 has cellular built right in.

The iPhone X 64GB variant will be priced at Rs 89,000. It'll also detect abnormal heart rhythms.

The 8 will retail starting at $699 while the Plus will go for $799.

Apple is betting its future on a $1,000 phone. The original Series 1, without GPS, sells for $249, down from $269.

If your child has ever gone on an emoji rampage through your inbox, you know that this will provide hours of fun for your little one.

The water-resistant phone has been released in two colors - space gray and silver.

Many rival devices already offer these features.

FaceID, which replaces TouchID as a phone lock-unlock mechanism, is said to be 20 times more secure than TouchID.

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