Apple iPhone 15

Apple iPhone 15 | The Cheapest Among the Batch

Apple has announced the iPhone 15 series in their Wanderlust event, the Apple iPhone 15 will be the baseline model. It will have the Dynamic Island, a slightly more curved back that makes it easier to hold the phone, and the industry’s first color-induced glass back with a textured back. The device will come with an A16 Bionic chipset, a 6.1-inch Super Retin XDR display, up to 512GB storage, a 12MP front camera, dual cameras on the back, and much more. It is the least powerful device but will still provide leading performance.

Release Highlights

  • The Apple iPhone 15 will come with A16 bionic processor (6 cores)
  • It will have a stunning 6.1 inch Super Retina XDR display with 460ppi
  • The device will have a dual-lens on the back (48MP and 12MP)
  • It will have a 12MP front camera
  • The phone will have device storage options of 128GB, 256GB 512GB, and 6GB RAM.

Display & Appearance

As for the device language, the Apple iPhone 15 might feel a bit similar to last year’s generation. But has a more curved back for easier handling, and color-induced back and will come with Dynamic Island (something which was only available on Pro models last year). 

The phone will have a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR display that has a resolution of 2556 x 1779. It will have 460ppi, making it one of the best-looking screens on the phone. It has a peak brightness of 2000.

Apple iPhone 15

The device will have WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.3, and 5G for super connectivity. It weighs around 171gs and has a thickness of 7.8mm. The phone also has IP68 dust and water resistance, allowing users to take their phone to a maximum depth of 6m for up to 30 minutes. It has various color options for users to choose from

  • Black
  • Blue
  • Green
  • Yellow
  • Pink

Processor & Display

The Apple iPhone 15 will be getting its processing power from an A16 bionic processor with 6 cores and a 5-core GPU. The combination of Apple’s own hardware and software makes the phone work buttery smooth. It will have memory storage options of 128GB, 256GB and 512GB. The device has RAM of 6GB. 

Camera of The Apple iPhone 15

The Apple iPhone 15 will have a dual lens on the back, leaving out the telephoto lens. It has a primary lens of 48MP (f1.6) and a 12MP ultra-wide lens (f2.4) that supports 2x optical zoom. On the front side, it has a 12MP lens with f1.9 aperture. The cameras support HDR 5 for best-quality pictures. 


The iPhone 15 will have a battery that can last up to 20 hours of video playback. According to Apple, the battery performance of the device has been increased. It supports 20W fast charging, which can charge the device to 50% in just 30 minutes. The biggest change has to be the replacement of USB-C with a lightning port. 

Price & Availability

The iPhone 15 series can be pre-ordered through Apple’s website from September 15. It will start appearing in stores from September 22. 

  • 128GB Price: 5,999 yuan ($799)
  • 256GB Price: 6,999 yuan ($899)
  • 512GB Price: 8,999 yuan ($1,099)

The iPhone 15 is the starting device at the lowest price. Do you think the baseline 15 model is a good option for its price tag?

Source (Weibo, in Chinese)