Apple iPhone 6 Full Review
The most awaited phone of the year is finally here. Yes, we are talking about Apple iPhone 6. People all over the world have waits anxiously for new Apple iPhones and Apple never disappoints them. This year also Apple has come up with new, unique and amazing device, iPhone 6.
Features of Apple iPhone 6
Design: For the past few years Apple has stuck to its sharp edges and flat sided design. But, this time the Apple has changed the design and has come up with curved edges like the iPad-mini. Although, changes have been made in the design, the quality of material from which the device is made has been kept same. Also, iPhone 6 has gone thinner and is 6.8mm thick and the iPhone 6 Plus is 7.1mm. The volume button and the power button are same as before.
Height: 138.1 mm (5.44 in)
Width: 67.0 mm (2.64 in)
Depth: 6.9 mm (0.27 in)
iPhone 6 Plus:
Height: 158.1 mm (6.22 in)
Width: 77.8 mm (3.06 in)
Depth: 7.1 mm (0.28 in)
iPhone 6 has a screen of 4.7 inches and iPhone 6 Plus sports a massive 5.5 inch screen. The with a resolution of 750X1334 pixels and 1080X1920 for the iPhone 6 Plus. The pixel density of the device is 326ppi. Just like it’s predecessor, it still has the Retina HD which is considered a better technology and claims to give better and wider angle of view.
4.7 in @ 1334 x 750 pixel resolution
326 ppi pixel density,
iPhone 6 Plus:
5.5 in @ 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution,
401 ppi pixel density
The iPhone 6 comes with the newer version of iOS 8 which looks great visually although some people are saying the Apple iPhone 6 has the same novel flat looks of iOS7. This time, iOS 8 biggest features are the Health Hub and Apple Pay which are updated with passbook. The feature of the Health Hub is that it basically collects data about a user’s vitals from different gadgets including the iPhone and Apple Watch. Apple has planned to replace wallets by iPhone 6 it has the NFC Chip. This NFC Chip can be used to pay in bills in McDonalds, Starbucks and many others franchises.
Processor and Memory
The biggest highlight of iPhone 6 is its new A8 system chip which is 25% smaller than the A7 but still A8 has 2 billion transistors which makes Apple, the first company in the world to get 20nm chips in mass production devices. Instead of 32 bits, A8 runs with a 64-bit enabled chip.
A major change has also been done in the memory part. Apple iPhone 6 will not be available in 32 GB and will be available only in 16GB, 64G and 128GB of internal memory. However, the option of micro SD Cards is still not there in iPhone 6.
The device comes with a of 8MP camera with 1.5u pixels same as before. But changes are done in optics as iPhone 6 will have a wider lens, f/2.2 aperture and sapphire cover. Also, a new slow mode is introduced which will allow user to capture a twice the frame-rate for a twice more pronounced effect which means 720p at 240fps. Optical image stabilization is missing and it comes with digital stabilization.
The battery is of 2915 mAh for the iPhone 6 Plus while the iPhone 6 is 1810 mAh which gives better backup than previous versions of iPhone.
iPhone 6: 1810 mAh
iPhone 6 Plus: 2915 mAh
Cost: $299 for 32GB.
The Apple iPhone 6 has got better screen and better features. It looks good in design and has got better iOS. So it’s definitely a good buy, only if you can afford it.