Apple iPhone 14 Plus in Kenya
Apple iPhone 14 Plus is yet another Apple 14 series device released by Apple on October 7, 2022. The phone uses a nano sim or esim network, supporting up to 5G connectivity. The iPhone 14 Plus sports a large 6.7-inch super Retina XDR Dolby Vision display with a 60Hz refresh rate and 1284 x 2778 pixels, 458ppi. The phone has a glass front and back with aluminum frames and a ceramic shield glass protection. The iPhone 14 Plus has a dual rear camera with 2MP wide and 1MP ultrawide cameras and a single 12MP selfie camera doubling as a face ID. The cameras record videos up to 4k.
The iPhone 14 Plus runs on the Apple 15 Bionic (5nm) chipset with a high-performance, power-efficient Hexacore CPU and an Apple 5-core GPU. The phone also features the iOS 16 operating system. The phone is powered by a 4325mAh Li-Ion built-in battery charged using a wired PD 2.0, 15W Magsafe, or 7.5Qi wireless charging. The phone supports Bluetooth 5.3, NFC, and Wi-Fi connectivity. There are also sensors like the accelerometer, proximity, gyro, and compass.
Additionally, the phone supports satellite navigation using the GPS, GNSS, and GALILEO with the Emergency SOS feature. The Apple iPhone 14 Plus is available in Midnight, Starlight, Purple, Red, Blue, and Yellow colors. Buy yours today for Kes. 138,000-140,000 at phoneprice Kenya.
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Specifications
|Model||Apple iPhone 14 Plus|
| September 7, 2022
October 7, 2022
|Price in Kenya||Ksh 167,000 – Ksh 228,000|
|Internal storage||128GB, 256GB, 512GB|
|SD Card Slot||No|
|Display||Type: Super Retina XDR, OLED, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, 1200nits with ceramic shield glass protection
Size: 6.7 inches
Dimensions:160.8x 78.1×7.8mm (6.33×3.07×0.31in)
Resolution: 1284 x 2778pixels, 458ppi
Refresh Rate: 60Hz
|Operating System||iOS 16|
|Chipset||Apple A15 Bionic (5nm)|
|CPU||Hexa-core (2×3.23 GHz Avalanche +4×1.82 GHz Blizzard)|
|GPU||Apple 5-core GPU|
12MP f/1.5,26mm wide with dual pixel PDAF, Sensor shift OIS
2MP f/2.4 13mm 120 degrees Ultrawide
Supporting video quality up to 4k@4/25/30/60fps, 1080p@25/30/60/120/240fps
Dual LED Flash, HDR, HDR Dolby Vision, Cinematic mode (4k@30fps), stereo sound
12MP, f/1.9 23mm wide PDAF
Supporting video quality up to 4K@24/25/30/60fps, 1080p@25/30/60/120fps
Face ID, gyro-EIS
|Network||GSM, HPSA, LTE,5G|
|SIM Card||Nano SIM, eSIM|
|GPS||Yes. Equipped with GLONASS, GPS, BDS, QZSS, and GALILEO|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Hotspot|
|USB||Lightning USB 2.0|
|NFC||Yes, with reader mode|
|Sensor||Face ID, accelerometer, proximity, Compass, Gyro, Barometer, Ultra-wideband support (UWB).|
|Battery||Li-Ion 4325mAh, non-removable|
15W wireless (Magsafe)
7.5W Wireless (Qi)
|Others||Emergency SOS, IP68 dust and water resistance, Apple Pay|
|Colors||Midnight, Starlight, Purple, Red, Blue, Yellow|
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Design and Physical Attributes
Apple’s iPhone 14 Plus sports the usual Apple design with a rectangular shape and rounded corners. The phone has a glass front with a ceramic shield glass protection that is anti-scratches and shatter, a glass back with a mat finish that makes it appealing, and aluminum frames. The iPhone 14 Plus weighs 203g with a thickness of 7.8mm, making it a slim, lightweight phone that is handy. You also do not have to worry about fingerprint smudges all over the phone as it is made with an oleophobic fingerprint-resistant coating that prevents this.
The iPhone 14 Plus has an expansive 6.7-inch display that gives you an immersive experience with your apps and games. The screen has a 60Hz refresh rate with Haptic touch, providing an easy touch-and-go experience and intuitive interaction with your apps. The display has a high 1284 x 2778 pixels resolution, about 458ppi density, 1200nits (peak) brightness, and True Tone, which matches the display with the surroundings, providing you with a natural feel of the phone despite the changes in your surroundings. Another feature in the design is the IP68 water and dust resistance that gives you the confidence to use the phone anywhere. If your iPhone 14 Plus accidentally drops in water, it can still function if it does not stay underwater for more than 30 minutes and not beyond 6m deep.
Processor and OS
The iPhone 14 Plus still uses 2022’s Apple 15 Bionic chipset, which is still efficient and performs well. The phone runs on a Hexa-core (2×3.23 GHz Avalanche +4×1.82 GHz Blizzard) CPU, ensuring high performance while saving power. At the same time, you perform your daily tasks with an Apples5-Core GPU that provides excellent graphics, especially if you are a gamer or like making videos and taking photos. The phone is embedded with the iOS 16 operating system that allows you to customize and personalize apps, use wallpapers on the home, and lock screens that fit your personality. You can use your photos to create stickers and easily share locations, voice notes, and more with your phone.
Powering the Apple iPhone 14 Plus is a massive, long-lasting 4325mAh built-in Li-Ion battery that serves for long hours and ensures you go through your day worrylessly. The battery has an endurance rating of 102 hours. When recharging, you have three options: the lightning USB Power delivery 2.0, 15W Magsafe wireless, or 7.5Qi wireless charging. You can also purchase a 20W fast charging adapter that fully charges your phone within an hour. The Apple iPhone 14 Plus ensures you are always on the go and powered all day.
Sufficient memory space is a critical feature that enables optimal phone performance, as you can perform all your tasks without limitations. Apple iPhone 14 Plus understands this ad provides a high capacity 6GB RAM supported by 128G, 256GB, or 512GB internal storage. Although the phone lacks a microSD card slot, there is just enough for your apps, games, and tasks. The memory is supported by NVMe storage which helps the phone access the storage and ensures excellent file transfer, uploading, and downloading.
The Apple iPhone 14 Plus features a dual rear camera setup with a 12MP (Wide) camera with f/1.5 aperture, 26mm sensor with dual pixel PDAF, and Sensor shift OIS for stable videos. A 12MP f/2.4 Ultrawide camera at 120 degrees allows you to take photos and videos from any angle. The rear camera records videos of 4k@4/25/30/60fps and 1080p@30/60/120/240fps . The rear camera supports HDR Dolby vision, ensuring you get clear and well-detailed photos, while the IOS feature prevents shaking and vibration when taking motion photos and videos. The Dual LED flash lets you take clear photos in low light, supported by the night mode.
Regarding the front camera, you get a 12MP Truedepth camera with an f/1.9 aperture that provides an improved photo experience, enabling you to take detailed, high contrast, less noise, and natural colored photos. The front camera doubles as a Face ID where, when enabled, you can use it to secure your phone. You can also record high-quality videos using the 4k feature.
The camera has additional features that enhance the quality of photos and videos, enabling you to make and share memories with family and friends or provide professional work. These features include:
- Action mode for detailed and vivid videos while participating in the action.
- True Tone flash for consistent and bright snaps.
- Cinematic mode of 4k@30fps
- Apple’s Dolby Vision HDR
The iPhone 14 Plus supports 2G, 3G, 4G, AND 5G network connectivity using Nano sim and esim. The phone is Bluetooth enabled, allowing you to connect with other devices and share files. An NFC with reader mode allows you to wirelessly pair with other enabled devices like your Apple watch and share data. The iPhone 14 Plus has Wi-Fi 6 dual-band connectivity, and you can use it as a hotspot for your other devices. The lightning USB 2.0 can also be used as a charging device, for tethering, or as an OTG for file transfer between devices.
When it comes to sound the iPhone 14 Plus has dual speakers that enable you to enjoy listening to music, watching videos and movies, and making calls with the help of the microphone. With better streaming and downloading capabilities and booming stereo speakers, you can lose yourself in the world of your phone. Use Bluetooth 5.3 to connect to your Apple Airpods and have personal time with your phone.
For easy navigation and finding new places, the iPhone 14 Plus has satellite positioning features that work with the compass sensor to enable you to find your way around. You can use GPS, GNSS, GALILEO, BDS, or QZSS depending on your location.
The iPhone has the Face ID sensor embedded in the front and a true depth camera to keep your phone secure. Additionally, the phone supports Ultra Wideband (UWB) for spatial awareness. Other sensors available are the accelerometer, proximity, barometer, gyro and compass.
You do not have to worry when you get lost, and your phone has no mobile reception. The iPhone 14 Plus brings you the Emergency SOS feature that uses radio waves to link your phone to the nearest satellites and send a message asking for help with your location. You are well covered the next time you go hiking, camping or adventuring with your iPhone 14 Plus.
The iPhone 14 supports Apple Pay, certified by AMEX, which links with your credit and debit cards, MasterCard, or Visa cards with your phone. This means you can conveniently make cashless transactions from the comfort of your house or car while walking or at the beach. If this is not convenient, then what is?
Siri Voice and language command recognition
The iPhone 14 Plus acknowledges that you may need the phone, but your hands are busy or incapable of handling the phone. The phone provides the Siri voice and language command recognition feature for this. Make those calls, set a reminder, read and reply to them and perform other tasks using your phone.
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Hits and Misses
- Impressive design
- IP68 Water resistant
- Immersive 6.7-inch super Retina XDR OLED with high resolution and Dolby Vision.
- Improved camera features like action mode, cinematic mode and Dolby Vision HDR
- Massive 4325mAh battery
- Supports wired and wireless charging
- High-performance and power-efficient processor
- A16 Bionic Operating System
- Emergency SOS
- Supports Bluetooth, NFC, UWB and Wi-Fi
- Large memory capacity
- No microSD Card slot
- No radio, audio jack
- Not so different from the previous iPhone 13 Pro Max
- Apple iPhone 14 Plus
- D USB 2.0
- User Manual
The Apple 14 Plus has impressive features that make it stand out as one of the best premium phones in the market. The phone has a large display but is slim and lightweight and has a beautiful physical appearance. The top-notch processor has a long-lasting battery, large memory capacity, and quality camera features. Although there is almost no difference between the iPhone 14 Plus and the 13 Pro Max or 14 Pro Max, it is a good phone if you want the latest iPhone and wish to save a few coins.
Apple iPhone 14 Plus Alternatives
- Apple iPhone Pro Max
- Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max
- Apple iPhone 14
- Samsung Galaxy S22+
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