Apple iPhone 6s review: Plans | Pricing | Specs

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Quick Verdict

The iPhone 6s is a solid upgrade for older iPhone owners if you can get one at the right price.

The good

  • Good app performance for a phone of its age
  • 3D Touch
  • Good camera
  • Live Photos

The bad

  • Battery life isn't great
  • Relatively low resolution screen
  • It's still somewhat premium priced

iPhone 6s at a glance
When did the iPhone 6s come out? November 2015.
What’s new about the iPhone 6s? 3D Touch Support.
How much does the iPhone 6s cost? $699 (32GB) $849 (128GB).

The iPhone 6s is a solid device, as most iPhones tend to be, but its increasing age means it's only worth considering on a low-cost contract or if you can get one at a bargain price.

Design

  • Classic iPhone design.
  • Not a lot of display screen for its size.

Camera

  • A decent single-lens camera, although newer iPhones have much better cameras.

Performance

  • Solid performance against similarly aged handsets.

Battery life

  • Poor battery life.

Verdict

  • A "classic" iPhone option, but not one you should pay full price for.

Pricing and availability

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OS iOS 9
Display size (inches) 4.7
Display resolution (pixels) 1334 x 750
Pixels per inch (PPI) 326
Processor A9
Height (mm) 138.3
Width (mm) 67.1
Depth (mm) 7.1
Weight (g) 143
Battery size (mAh) 1,715
Wireless charging No
Internal storage 32GB
128GB
MicroSD expansion N/A
Fingerprint scanner Yes
RAM 2
Water resistance N/A
Rear camera (1) resolution 12
Rear camera (1) aperture f/2.2
Rear camera (2) resolution
Rear camera (2) aperture
Rear camera (3) resolution
Rear camera (3) aperture
Front camera (1) resolution 5
Front camera (1) aperture f/2.2
Front camera (2) resolution
Front camera (2) aperture
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Network category speed Category 6
NFC support Yes
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Updated March 26th, 2019
Name Product Display Rear camera Internal storage Battery size More info
5.8
inches

2436 x 1125px

12MP + 12MP

64GB


256GB


512GB

2,659
mAh
5.5
inches

1920 x 1080px

12MP + 12MP

64GB


256GB

2,675
mAh
6.5
inches

2688 x 1242px

12MP + 12MP

64GB


256GB


512GB

3,179
mAh
6.1
inches

1792 x 828px

12MP

64GB


128GB


256GB

2,942
mAh
4.7
inches

1334 x 750px

12MP

64GB


256GB

1,821
mAh
5.8
inches

2436 x 1125px

12MP + 12MP

64GB


256GB

2,716
mAh
4
inches

1136 x 640px

12MP

32GB


128GB

1,624
mAh
5.5
inches

1920 x 1080px

12MP + 12MP

32GB


128GB


256GB

2,900
mAh
4.7
inches

1334 x 750px

8MP

16GB


32GB


64GB


128GB

1,810
mAh
4.7
inches

1334 x 750px

12MP

32GB


128GB


256GB

1,960
mAh
4.7
inches

1334 x 750px

12MP

32GB


128GB

1,715
mAh
5.5
inches

1920 x 1080px

12MP

32GB


128GB

2,750
mAh

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