One of the most interesting color options of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus was glossy black, which received the official name “black onyx”. In Cupertino said that they managed to achieve this appearance using a completely new process, which includes nine stages of anodizing and polishing.
iPhone 7 in the color “black onyx” comes only in versions with 128 or 256GB flash memory, however, there is another important point to consider for those who look for a new smartphone in this color option. Owners of such devices EN masse tweet pictures of all scratches and finger prints on the phone. Glossy shell for iPhone 7, reminiscent of a glass surface, like a magnet collects fingerprints and small scratches.
However, all dissatisfied buyers iPhone 7 Jet Black it is worth considering that Apple officially warned about such features of the model.
“The surface of the case is as solid as other Apple products with anodized housings. However brilliant the latter may be clearly visible micro-scratches from use. If you are worried on this account, we recommend that you use one of the many available cases to protect your smartphone,” reads the website of the company. In other words, you have to decide to go with a shiny body covered with scratches, or to hide this beauty in a case.
Meanwhile, the color “black onyx” is the most popular color choice among buyers of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Increased demand and production problems have led to a shortage of models in satin finish around the world.
Asian Apple’s suppliers can’t ensure one hundred percent yield in a given color. Only 60-70% of the buildings in the color “black onyx” meet the quality standards of Apple. That is, every third copy is sent for revision.
Now when you order the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in glossy black in the Russian online Apple store promises to deliver the smartphone is not until November.