Apple’s 6th September event marked the announcement of new generation iPhones; the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S Plus with its interactive features, upgraded specs, more intuitive OS, stronger yet appealing design and many more advancements have already made a stir in the market. Both the products will be released soon for the public.
We have complete details for specs, design, prices and release dates for you.
Apple has not touched up the design of iPhones much this time. The iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are nearly similar in appearance to their preceding iPhones: iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. However, Apple has used a more specialized 7000 series aluminum alloy in building the new generation iPhones. Moreover, refraining from its propensity of developing thinner smartphones every time, Apple has thickened the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. Both the phones feature the strongest cover glass from Apple and Retina HD displays.
6S: 4.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen, 1334×750-pixel resolution at 326 ppi, 1400:1 contrast ratio (typical)
6S Plus: 5.5-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen, 1920×1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi, 1300:1 contrast ratio (typical)
3D touch is an advanced touch screen system incorporated in the new generation iPhones: 6S and 6S Plus. The system recognizes 3 levels of touch introducing a new method for interaction and enhancing user experience.
Apple has 3D touch which augments its already existing Tap, Swipe and Pinch multi-gestures with a new Peek and Pop feature. Users can exert different levels of force users can navigate, interact or use apps in a whole new way.
Colors: iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are available with Silver, Gold, Space Gray and Rose Gold finishes.
Capacity: 16GB, 64GB and 128GB
Weight and Dimensions:
6S 6S Plus
Height: 5.44 inches (138.3 mm) 6.23 inches (158.2 mm)
Width: 2.64 inches (67.1 mm) 3.07 inches (77.9 mm)
Depth: 0.28 inch (7.1 mm) 0.29 inch (7.3 mm)
Weight: 5.04 ounces (143 grams) 6.77 ounces (192 grams)
Processor: A9 chip with 64-bit architecture and embedded M9 motion coprocessor
Camera: New 12-megapixel iSight camera with 1.22µ pixels at the back and 5-megapixel FaceTime HD Camera.
Video Recording: 4K video recording.
Power and Battery:
6S 6S Plus
Talk time: Up to 14hrs on 3G Up to 24hrs on 3G
Internet use: Up to 10hrs on 3G, LTE and Wi-Fi Up to 12hrs on 3G, LTE and Wi-Fi
Video playback: Up to 11hrs Up to 14hrs
Audio playback: Up to 50hrs Up to 80hrs
Standby time: Up to 10 days Up to 16 days
Sensors: Touch ID fingerprint sensor
Ambient light sensor
OS: The modern iPhones 6S and 6S Plus feature iOS 9 with a more intuitive interface and powerful features.
6S 6S Plus
16 GB $199 (on contract)/$649 (unlocked) $299 (on contract)/$749 (unlocked)
64 GB $299 (on contract) or $749 (unlocked) $399 (on contract)/$849 (unlocked)
128 GB $399 (on contract) or $849 (unlocked) $499 (on contract)/$949 (unlocked)
Apple aims to launch the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus in 130 countries in partnership with over 400 network carriers by the end of this year. The pre-order for new iPhones will commence from 12th September in major areas of the world. However, the company will release the phones for public by 25th September.
— Newsweek (@Newsweek) September 13, 2015