iPhone 6s debuted with its elder sibling the iPhone 6s Plus in the year 2015. This upgraded iPhone not only came with more power and efficiency but also is packed with intuitive hardware. It was the first iPhone to feature the 3D touch display that is pressure sensitive and adds a lot of functionality to everyday apps and features. Along with the performance bump, the iPhone 6s also got an enhanced camera setup.
|4.7 Inch IPS LCD Display (326 ppi) with Ion-Strengthened Glass, Oleophobic Coating||Dual Core 1.84 GHz Apple A9 APL0898||2GB||16GB internal||
Front Camera: 5MP f/2.2
|Non-Removable 1715 mAh||White, Gold, Grey, Rose Gold|
Design and Construction
|Dimensions (Inches)||5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28|
|Colour Options||White, Gold, Grey, Rose Gold|
|Screen Size||4.7 Inches|
|Screen to body ratio (%)||65.47%|
|Screen Type||IPS LCD|
|Pixel Density||326 ppi|
|Screen Protection||Ion-Strengthened Glass, Oleophobic Coating|
|System on Chip||Apple A9 APL0898|
|CPU||Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister|
|GPU||PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics)|
|Internal memory||16 GB|
|Expandable Memory Slot||Dedicated MicroSD|
|No. of SIMS||1|
|Sim 1 Type||Nano SIM|
|No of sensors||1|
|Autofocus type||Phase Detection|
|Flash details||Dual LED|
|Video Resolution||2160 x 3840|
|No of sensors||1|
|Os version||iOS v9|
|Talk Time||14 hours|
|Standby Time||240 hours|
|Music Play time||50 hours|
|Video Play Time||11 hours|
|Internet use 3g||10 hours|
|Internet use LTE||10 hours|
|Internet use wi-fi||11 hours|
|Fast Charging||No hours|
|Wi-Fi||802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz|
|Music formats||MP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFF, Apple Lossless player|
|Video formats||MP4, H.264|
|GSM||1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz|
|UMTS||1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz|
|LTE (FDD)||2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 850(band 27) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30)|
|LTE (TDD)||2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)|
The iPhone6s duo is identical in terms of design, look and feel. The 6s however, is a smaller version of the iPhone 6s Plus and comes under the 4-incher category of Apple devices. It packs almost the same hardware as the Plus version. The 6s features a 4.7 inch HD display that has a screen resolution of 750 x 1334 pixels and 326 ppi pixel density. It is a pressure sensitive 3D touch that gets an Ion-strengthened glass and oleophobic coating for protection.
The phone is available in four colour options – Space Gray, Silver, Gold, and Rose Gold.
The iPhone 6s gets a capable setup of performance hardware that is claimed to be faster and more efficient than its predecessor. It comes with Apple A9 Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister SoC and PowerVR GT7600 GPU under the hood. It gets 2GB of RAM and the internal storage options offered include 16, 32, 64, and 128 GB. The front mounted fingerprint sensor supports Apple Pay.
The enhanced camera setup comprises of a 12 MP main camera at the rear and a 5MP facetime camera at the front. The rear camera features f/2.2 aperture and makes use of Phase Detection AutoFocus, and dual-LED (dual tone) flash. Some features of the main camera include simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama) support.
The iPhone 6s gets a non-removable Li-Ion 1715 mAh battery that is claimed to be more power efficient than the previous iPhone model.
The Apple iPhone 6s gets iOS 10 that is optimised for 3D touch functionality and is further upgradeable.