iPhone X Six-Month Review: Is it Worth a $1,000?

This is the six month review of the iPhone X by AMDtech
iPhone X:

Specs:

NETWORK Technology
GSM / HSPA / LTE
LAUNCH Announced 2017, September
Status Available. Released 2017, October
BODY Dimensions 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm (5.65 x 2.79 x 0.30 in)
Weight 174 g (6.14 oz)
Build Front/back glass, stainless steel frame
SIM Nano-SIM
– IP67 certified – dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)
– Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
DISPLAY Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.8 inches, 84.4 cm2 (~82.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1125 x 2436 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
– Dolby Vision/HDR10 compliant
– Wide color gamut display
– 3D Touch display
– True-tone display
PLATFORM OS iOS 11.1.1, upgradable to iOS 11.3
Chipset Apple A11 Bionic
CPU Hexa-core 2.39 GHz (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
GPU Apple GPU (three-core graphics)
MEMORY Card slot No
Internal 64/256 GB, 3 GB RAM
CAMERA Primary Dual: 12 MP (f/1.8, 28mm) + 12 MP (f/2.4, 52mm), OIS, phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, quad-LED dual-tone flash, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video 2160p@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, check quality
Secondary 7 MP (f/2.2, 32mm), 1080p@30fps, 720p@240fps, face detection, HDR
SOUND Alert types Vibration, proprietary ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack No
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Lightning to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector
FEATURES Sensors Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Messaging iMessage, SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
Browser HTML5 (Safari)
– Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
– Qi wireless charging
– Siri natural language commands and dictation
– iCloud cloud service
– MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player
– MP4/H.265 player
– Audio/video/photo editor
– Document editor
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Ion 2716 mAh battery (10.35 Wh)
Talk time Up to 21 h (3G)
Music play Up to 60 h
MISC Colors Space Gray, Silver
Price About 1000 EUR
TESTS Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 4708
Display Contrast ratio: Infinity (nominal), 5.013 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 68dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 76dB
Audio quality Noise -93.7dB / Crosstalk -82.8dB

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