Apple is preparing a new model iPhone 7 in color “white onyx”
Apple intends to expand the range of smartphones iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus new color “white onyx” or Jet White. About it on Monday writes to Macotakara, a reliable source of information on unannounced products, “Apple” brand.
A new model in the color “white onyx” make a couple of modifications in black. iPhone 7 in the color “onyx black” (Jet Black) presented along with the models in the colors of silver, gold, space grey and rose gold, different plated case and is characterized by a glossy effect. It is made from sleek brushed aluminium, and to achieve the effect of the mirror surface of the phone shell undergoes a 9-step process of anodizing and polishing. The result is a deep black color, the border between glass and aluminum are virtually indistinguishable.
High-gloss finish “black onyx” love Apple, it made a bid in promoting the iPhone 7. Such “very black” iPhone are shown on the website and promotional posters of the Corporation. They devoted a promotional video with a story about the production process with voice-over narration of Jonathan Ive, and — most importantly — that the phone in the color “black onyx” is not available in the cheapest configuration with 32 GB of internal memory.
It is not excluded that Apple decided to add a white gloss shade with the purpose to support sales of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. In this case, you can count on the announcement in the spring of next year. The sources of Macotakara has not commented on the timing of release of the model.
By the way, “black onyx” is not unique to Apple. One device with a similar gloss metal finish, Apple already was – it released in 2013, the year of the cylindrical Mac Pro with a cylindrical body. And in the line of iPhone was very similar — black plastic iPhone 3G and 3GS.
Now when you order the iPhone 7 in the color “black onyx” in the Russian online Apple store promises to deliver the smartphone within 3-5 business days, glossy iPhone 7 Plus will bring no sooner than 3-5 weeks.