- The Apple iPhone 6S features a 4.7-inch display with sapphire crystal glass protection.
- It is powered by a Apple A9 64-bit processorand 2GB RAM.
- The successor variants of this phone are iPhone 8 and iPhone X .
- The iPhone 6S sports a 12 MP rear camera with dual-LED flash and a 5 MP front camera.
- The next variant of this phone is Apple iPhone 7. The phone has 16GB of non-expandable internal storage.
- Connectivity features include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and microUSB 2.0 port.
- The iPhone 6S comes with a non-removable Li-Po 1,715 mAh battery.
- It runs on the iOS 9 operating system.
Apple IPhone 6S Details
- 3D Touch display and Ion-strengthened display protection
- Premium metal body
- Easy and comfortable to hold
- Full HD videos at 120 FPS
Introduction & Design
The newest addition to the iPhone family is Apple iPhone 6s 16GB which brings various new features to the table, among which some noticeable features are 3D Touch display, higher-resolution cameras, and a faster fingerprint sensor. The smartphone from Apple, as always, comes with a solid build quality. Speaking of which, Apple has upgraded the aluminium grade to 7000 series for increased strength. The device is built from a single piece of aluminium, the rounded edges makes the device feel comfortable in hand while providing good grip too. The device weighs 143 grams and has a dimension of 138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1mm. Apple iPhone 6s 16GB is available in space grey, silver, gold and rose gold colour variant.
Display & Camera
The iPhone 6s features a 4.7-inch Retina (1134x750 resolution) LCD display with a pixel density of 326 PPI. The biggest addition to the display though is a new method of interaction which Apple calls 3D Touch technology. It uses pressure sensors to calculate the pressure applied on screen, that enables the device to perform various functions depending on the amount of force applied, such as showing more information for an image or letting you preview emails without opening them. The display has Ion-strengthened glass over it for drop protection and oleophobic coating to keep the phone s surface smudge-free. The iPhone 6s has one of the best display in the smartphone market. The display is not too reflective, that aids in viewing the content on screen without any hassle under direct sunlight. The Apple iPhone 6s 16GB features a 12-megapixel rear-facing camera which is an upgrade over the 8MP primary camera on its predecessor. The camera is coupled with a dual-tone LED flash to help in low-light conditions while keeping the skin-tone same. The camera uses phase detection auto focus for faster focusing on a subject. The selfie camera has also been upgraded to a 5-megapixel sensor instead of an 1.2MP sensor, so as to keep selfie lovers satisfied.
Software & performance
The Apple iPhone 6s runs on iOS 9.0 operating system, it is upgradable to iOS 9.3.2 via OTA updates provided by Aple. Users can be rest assured as the device has planned upgrade to iOS 10 in future. The new iOS version that comes with the device has a 3D Touch support, that enables a number of additional actions to be performed. People who use the their smartphone for a very long time without formatting, or without deleting unnecessary files, will be happy as the iOS keeps the device device performing fast even in long-term use. The device comes equipped with Apple A9 chipset. The Apple A9 is a dual-core SoC that is extremely fast and offers blazing fast performance. The iPhone 6s is the first iPhone to get 2GB of RAM, that allows the ultra efficient iOS operating system to enable improved multitasking. The internal storage on this variant is 16GB which sadly cannot be further expanded.
Battery & Connectivity
The device is backed by a 1,715 mAh non-removable battery, that can facilitate the users to use their device all day long with medium to heavy usage. Connectivity options that tag along with the Apple iPhone 6s 16GB are 4G LTE compatibility on all World 4G bands, dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, GLONASS and reversible lightening connector for syncing and charging.
The iPhone 6s 16GB houses a fingerprint sensor just below the display for advanced security that can be used to unlock the device and authorise purchases from App Store. Apple calls the fingerprint scanning process as TouchID.