Apple iPhone 6 Plus Intro
The iPhone 6 Plus is the latest flagship smartphone from Apple and comes with a few more goodies over the iPhone 6. The main difference between the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is the larger 5.5 inch display screen, a camera with optical image stabilization and superior battery life. Of course the iPhone 6 is both larger and heavier than the iPhone 6. A full specification can be found below.
Pre-registration orders for the Apple iPhone 6 Plus have commenced with an expected delivery date of the 19th September. A full specification for the Apple iPhone 6 is detailed below.
Apple iPhone Plus 6
The Apple iPhone 6 Plus builds on the hugely popular iPhone 5S and takes it to a higher level. The iPhone 6 Plus measure 158.1 mm x 77.8 mm x 7.1 mm and weighs a shade more than the iPhone 6 at 172 grams.
The larger display on the iPhone 6 Plus has a display resolution of 1920-by-1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi which is considerably better than the iPhone 6 and benefits from optical image stabilization which does not come with the iPhone 6. . It comes with a Retina HD display deliver higher contrast and is multi-touch.
The processing power comes from its A8 chip with 64-bit architecture with the addition of a new M8 motion coprocessor which when combined deliver a CPU performance which is 20% faster than the 5S and an impressive 50% increase in in graphics performance.
The new iPhone 6 Plus comes with an improved 8 megapixel iSight camera which features optical-image-stabilsation and the new intelligent “Focus Pixels” which gives you better and faster autofocus.
You can record full 1080p video at 60 frames per second, or at 240fps at 720p in slow-mo. The secondary camera weighs in at 1.2 mega-pixel snapper, and of course, this is used for Facetime!
There is also a stack of fitness features built-in and the TouchID fingerprint sensor is better and cleverer than ever.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Release Date & Price
The Apple iPhone 6 will be available in silver, gold, and space gray along with a choice of either 16, 64 or the all-new 128GB of on-board memory.
The iPhone 6 Plus will be available to pre-order on September 12th with the smartphone shipping a week later on September 19th.
Prices start from £53.99 a month but that gets you a whopping 20GB of even faster double speed 4G, unlimited minutes, unlimited texts with EE Roaming also included as part of the deal.
Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Specs
|iPhone 6 Plus||iPhone 6|
|Colours||Available in silver, gold, and space gray,||Available in silver, gold, and space gray,|
|Dimensions||158.1 mm x 77.8 mm x 7.1 mm||138.1 mm x 67.0 mm x 6.9 mm|
|Weight||172 grams||129 grams|
|Screen||5.5-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology||4.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology|
|Resolution||1920-by-1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi||1334-by-750-pixel resolution at 326 ppi|
|Chips||A8 chip with 64-bit architecture||A8 chip with 64-bit architecture|
|M8 motion coprocessor||M8 motion coprocessor|
|Memory||16GB,64GB and 128GB||16GB,64GB and 128GB|
|iSight Camera||New 8-megapixel iSight camera with 1.5µ pixels||New 8-megapixel iSight camera with 1.5µ pixels|
|Autofocus with Focus Pixels||Autofocus with Focus Pixels|
|Facetime Camera||1.2-megapixel photos (1280 by 960)||1.2-megapixel photos (1280 by 960)|
|Video recording||1080p HD video recording (30 fps or 60 fps)||1080p HD video recording (30 fps or 60 fps)|
|Touch ID||Fingerprint identity sensor built into the Home button||Fingerprint identity sensor built into the Home button|
|Battery||Talk time: Up to 24 hours on 3G||Talk time: Up to 14 hours on 3G|
|Standby time: Up to 16 days (384 hours)||Standby time: Up to 10 days (250 hours)|
|Video playback: Up to 14 hours||Video playback: Up to 11 hours|
|Connectivity||NFC, VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, 4G LTE||NFC, VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, 4G LTE|