Apple iPhone 6s review: Plans | Pricing | Specs

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

4.7 inches

Display size

750 x 1334px

32GB, 128GB

Internal storage

12 MP

Rear camera

1,715 mAh

Battery size

Finder rated as Good vs similar phones

Details

Display

Display Size
4.7 inches
Resolution
750 x 1334px
Pixels per inch (PPI)
326 ppi

Camera

Rear camera megapixels
12MP
Rear camera aperture size
f/2.2
Video recording
4K
Front camera megapixels
5MP
Front camera aperture size
f/2.2

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions
138.3mm x 67.1mm x 7.1mm
Weight
143g

Connectivity

NFC
Yes
Wi-Fi
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Network category speed
Category 6

Power, storage and battery

Processor
A9
RAM
2GB
Operating system
iOS 9
Internal storage
32GB, 128GB
Battery capacity
1,715mAh

Device features

Headphone jack
Yes
Fingerprint sensor
Yes
Water resistance rating
N/A
Wireless charging
No
Launch price (RRP)$1,079
Launch date2015-09
Apple iPhone 6S

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


Design

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

Apple iPhone 6s

Apple's 3D-Touch enabled smartphone

The iPhone 6s combines a small display that's easy to carry with innovations such as 3D Touch and Apple's own A9 Processor. It's available outright or on contract.

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Apple iPhone 6s specs

Display

Display Size
4.7 inches
Resolution
750 x 1334px
Pixels per inch (PPI)
326 ppi

Camera

Rear camera megapixels
12MP
Rear camera aperture size
f/2.2
Video recording
4K
Front camera megapixels
5MP
Front camera aperture size
f/2.2

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions
138.3mm x 67.1mm x 7.1mm
Weight
143g

Connectivity

NFC
Yes
Wi-Fi
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Network category speed
Category 6

Power, storage and battery

Processor
A9
RAM
2GB
Operating system
iOS 9
Internal storage
32GB, 128GB
Battery capacity
1,715mAh

Device features

Headphone jack
Yes
Fingerprint sensor
Yes
Water resistance rating
N/A
Wireless charging
No

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