Apple iPhone 14 Plus Price: The starting price of the Apple iPhone 14 Plus is $899 for the model with 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage. The only difference between the iPhone 14 and 14 Plus is that the iPhone 14 Plus has a bigger display. So, it’s heavier, bigger, and $100 more expensive (the price of the iPhone 14 starts at $799).
So, what are the new specifications and features that are coming in the iPhone 14 Plus? Well, aside from the price of the device, let’s talk about the iPhone 14 Plus specifications, its release date, and when it’ll be available for sale.
Apple iPhone 14 Plus
The Apple iPhone 14 Plus is the iPhone 14 with a bigger screen. The display/screen of the iPhone 14+ is about 0.6-inches bigger than that of the iPhone 14. The design of the new iPhone 14 Plus still looks like the older iPhone 13 but it has improved performance and larger camera sensors. It features the Apple GPU with 5-core graphics which is better than the 4-core graphics GPU in the iPhone 13.
To know more about the Apple iPhone 14, let’s talk about its specifications and we’ll begin with its chipset, CPU, and GPU cores.
Chipset, CPU, and GPU
The Apple iPhone 14 Plus features the Apple A15 Bionic chipset. This is a 5G chipset that is built on a 5nm process technology. It has two high-performance Avalanche cores with a speed clocked at 3.23GHz and four high-efficiency Blizzard cores with a speed clocked at 1.82GHz. This brings the total of CPU cores to 6 CPU cores. The CPU is paired with the Apple GPU (5-core graphics).
The Apple A15 Bionic has a custom ISP for image processing and a new Neural Engine. The A15 Bionic chipset is one of the best chipsets when it comes to performance and efficiency. According to Apple, it is only second to the Apple A16 Bionic chipset used in the iPhone 14 Pro Models.
Apple iPhone 14 Plus features a dual rear camera and dual front cameras. On the rear, it has a 12MP primary camera with an f/1.5 aperture, 1.9µm quad pixel PDAF, and 26mm focal length. The primary camera is supported by a 12MP ultra-wide lens with an f/2.4 aperture and 13mm focal length. The front cameras are a 12MP sensor with f/1.9 aperture and 23mm focal length and an SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor).
The cameras of the iPhone 14 Plus can record videos in 4K @24/25/30/60fps. In video mode, there is a new stabilization feature known as the ACTION MODE that improves the stabilization when recording videos, and the 12MP now has AutoFocus. Other available camera features are HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to 60fps), Cinematic mode ([email protected]), stereo sound rec., sensor-shift OIS, LED flash, HDR (photo/panorama), etc.
Display, Design, and Durability
The display of the Apple iPhone 14 Plus is a 6.7-inches. It is a Super Retina XDR OLED that has support for a 60Hz refresh rate. The display resolution is 1170 x 2532 pixels. Other display features are HDR10, Dolby Vision, 800 nits (HBM), and 1200 nits (peak). Apple iPhone 14 Plus is made of a Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), and aluminum frame.
iPhone 14 Plus is IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 6m for 30 mins) and features Scratch-resistant ceramic glass and oleophobic coating. The front screen has a notch that houses the 12MP front camera and Sl 3D biometric sensor. The front screen and back panels are flat and the rear camera module is placed on the top left corner of the rear panel.
The volume buttons are on the right side of the phone while the power and dedicated mute buttons are on the left side of the phone. There is no 3.5mm headphone jack and microSD card space. Just like the iPhone 14 Pro models, the US models of the iPhone 14 Plus will not have space for SIM cards. Only the models that will be launched outside the US will have space for a physical SIM card. The US models of the iPhone 14 Plus will only support eSIM.
RAM, Storage, and Battery
The Apple iPhone 14 Plus comes in three RAM and storage configurations. Its storage options are 6GB + 128GB, 6GB + 256GB, and 6GB + 512GB storage. It has no space for storage expansion via a microSD card slot. But it gives users access to cloud storage services like iCloud and Google Drive.
A 4325mAh battery is powering the Apple iPhone 14 Plus and it has support for wired fast charging that can charge the phone from 0 to 50% in about 30 minutes. Other charging features include 15W MagSafe wireless charging and 7.5W Qi magnetic fast wireless charging.
Software and Sensors
The Apple iPhone 14 Plus boots Apple iOS 16 out of the box and will be getting five years of major software updates and six years of monthly security patches. Users can download and install apps from the Apple App Store and updates can be downloaded via OTA or from the Apple website.
For security, the iPhone 14 Plus uses Face ID verification. Available sensors include Ultra Wideband (UWB) support, Emergency SOS via satellite (SMS sending/receiving), NFC, proximity, Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified), Siri, etc.
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Specifications
|Software||Apple iOS 16|
|Chipset||Apple A15 Bionic|
|GPU||Apple GPU (5-core graphics)|
|Storage||Up to 512GB|
|Back Camera||12MP + 12MP|
|Front Camera||12MP + SL 3D|
|Network||2G, 3G, 4G & 5G|
|Colors||Midnight, Purple, Starlight, Blue & Red|
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Price
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Price starts at $899 for the model with 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage. The models with 6GB + 256GB and 6GB + 512GB storage are sold for about $999 and $1199. There won’t be a 1TB storage version like the PRO models.
The Apple iPhone 14 Plus price in Canada starts at about C$1199 for the 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage. The price of the models with 6GB + 256GB and 6GB + 512GB in Canada is about C$1299 and C$1500.
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Release Date
The Apple iPhone 14 Plus was released on September 8th, 2022. Pre-orders started on September 9 and the phone will be available on September 16th, 2022. What do you think about the Apple iPhone 14 Plus price? Let us know via the comment section below.