The iPhone 6s is an incredible smartphone. The ‘’s’’ indicates speed, and it also comes with a camera upgrade and better performance compared to its sibling iPhone 6! It has a beautiful design and phenomenal processing power.
Design & Display
The design of the iPhone 6s is elegant and well-executed, as iPhone’s products always are. This iPhone weighs 143 grams and measures 138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1mm. As for the screen, it is a 4.7 inches IPS LCD that has a 750 x 1334px resolution with an aspect ratio of 16:9. S6 has an aluminum back and frame with a Gorilla glass 2.5D ion front that has an oleophobic coating.
The display supports a 3D Touch display. The 3D Touch gives access to more actions and contextual options. It is meant to show more content on the screen with just one long press.
The colors that this phone comes in are Space Gray, Silver, Gold and Rose Gold.
Internal design, UI and Performance
The operating system on 6s is iOS 9, which is upgradable to iOS 14 with all its latest features. The Chipset used in this device is the Apple A9 that is extremely powerful.
As for the memory, the iPhone 6s offers a 2GB RAM with an option of 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, or 128GB storage.
The main 12MP camera supports HDR and delivers detailed, high-quality images that are sharp and noise-free. It has True tone Dual-LED flash, phase detection and autofocus.
And last but not least, the selfie camera has a 5MP lens that comes with a BSI sensor and Auto HDR mode. It allows you to take brilliant photos as it uses the Retina flash to light your face up.
Both cameras deliver a detailed level of consistency in colors, along with impressive quality and high dynamic range.
You can shoot immersive 4k or 1080 p videos at 120/60/30 fps.
The iPhone 6s has a powerful Li-Ion 1715 mAh battery that supports music play up to 50 hours.
The iPhone’s speakers are loud and have an excellent sound quality.
Some of iPhone 6s’s features are accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, NFC, and Siri natural language commands and dictation.
It also supports 3D Touch technology that recognizes levels of pressure.
As for biometric security, it supports both Second-gen Touch ID Fingerprint Sensor and Face ID.
Apple's iPhone 6s is a brilliant smartphone. It has a solid hardware upgrade with fast performance. High-quality design and phenomenal battery life, accompanied by a great camera setup put 6s among the best smartphones in the market.
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|GPU||PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics)|
|Announced||2015, September 09|
|Status||Available. Released 2015, September 25|
|Dimensions||138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm (5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 in)|
|Weight||143 g (5.04 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass), aluminum back, aluminum frame|
|Size||4.7 inches, 60.9 cm2 (~65.6% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||750 x 1334 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)|
|Protection||Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating|
|OS||iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 13.6|
|Chipset||Apple A9 (14 nm)|
|CPU||Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister|
|Internal||16GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 2GB RAM, 64GB 2GB RAM, 128GB 2GB RAM|
|Features||Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR|
|Video||[email protected], [email protected],[email protected], [email protected]|
|Single||12 MP, f/2.2, 29mm (standard), 1/3", 1.22µm, PDAF|
|Single||5 MP, f/2.2, 31mm (standard)|
|Features||Face detection, HDR, panorama|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS|
|USB||2.0, proprietary reversible connector|
|NFC||Yes (Apple Pay only)|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Talk time||Up to 14 h (3G)|
|Music play||Up to 50 h|
|Stand-by||Up to 240 h (3G)|
|Colors||Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold|
|Models||A1633, A1688, A1691, A1700|
|SAR||1.14 W/kg (head) 1.14 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.87 W/kg (head) 0.98 W/kg (body)|
|Performance||Basemark OS II 2.0: 2195|
|Display||Contrast ratio: 1481 (nominal), 3.783 (sunlight)|
|Loudspeaker||Voice 66dB / Noise 64dB / Ring 65dB|
|Audio quality||Noise -93.8dB / Crosstalk -73.2dB|