iPhone 11 camera can take slow-motion selfie videos

"Slofies" are now a thing.

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The phone hasn't even shipped yet but people already seem to dislike the feature. 


Apple introduced the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro at its annual fall event Tuesday. While describing the iPhone 11's camera features, Apple executive Kaiann Drance said the new phone can take selfies that are slow-motion videos, or "slofies." 

Watch this: See Apple's new 'slofie' mode in action

Shortly after the new camera feature was announced, the reaction on social media to "slofies" was swift. The phone hasn't even shipped yet but people already seem to dislike the feature

In a tweet, CNET's Shara Tibken demonstrated the feature after the Apple event. 

The new iPhone 11 starts at $699. The iPhone 11 Pro is $999, and the iPhone 11 Pro Max is $1,099.

Watch this: Apple introduces iPhone 11 with ultra-wide camera

Originally published Sept. 10, 11:17 a.m. PT.
Updates, 12:15 p.m. and 1:57 p.m. : Adds more background.