Apple iPhone 6s Plus Review and Specs

Apple iPhone 6s Plus (USA version)

SCORE:
71
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Highlights

  • 5.5" 1080 x 1920 IPS LCD screen
  • 1 rear camera
  • 12MP f/2.2 main camera
  • 2750 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery

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In The Box

  • Device
  • Earphones with 3.5 mm Headphone Plug
  • Lightning to USB Cable
  • USB Power Adapter
  • Documentation

Overview

Apple iPhone 6s Plus was released in 2015. It weighs 6.77 oz (192 g) and has 5.5" IPS LCD screen with 1080 x 1920 resolution. The current model has 2GB RAM and 16GB [a] type internal storage, Apple A9 chipset, Dual-core CPU, PowerVR GT7600 GPU, and runs on iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 14.2. The phone is equipped with 2750 mAh non-removable li-ion battery.

Based on the features and specifications we have given Apple iPhone 6s Plus an overall score of 71 out of 100, as well as individual scores for the features listed below.

BODY
61
NETWORK
89
DISPLAY
63
MEMORY
32
CAMERA
68
FEATURES
81
LOCATION TECH
86
CONNECTIVITY
85
SENSORS
81
AUDIO
74
BATTERY
56
OVERALL
71

Pros and Cons

PROS
👍   4G Bands
👍   Front Selfie Camera
👍   Front Flash
👍   Rear Flash
👍   Rear Camera HDR
👍   Rear Camera Panorama
👍   Rear Camera Face Detection
👍   Front Camera HDR
👍   Front Camera Face Detection
👍   GPS
👍   Wi-Fi Direct
👍   NFC
👍   Gyroscope
👍   Accelerometer
👍   Proximity sensor
👍   Barometer
👍   Fingerprint Sensor
👍   Loudspeaker Configuration
👍   3.5mm Audio Jack
CONS
👎   No 5G Bands
👎   Low Screen To Body Ratio: 67.7%
👎   No HDR display
👎   Small RAM: 2GB
👎   Small Internal Storage: 16GB
👎   Memory Card Slot
👎   1 Rear Camera
👎   12MP Main Camera
👎   No Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
👎   No Telephoto Camera
👎   No Infrared
👎   No ANT+
👎   No FM radio
👎   Low Capacity Battery: 2750 mAh
👎   No Fast Wired Charging
👎   No Wireless Charging

Specifications

In this section we present all available features and specifications for Apple iPhone 6s Plus.

BASICS
BrandApple
ModeliPhone 6s Plus
Version2GB/16GB
Version2A1633
CountryUSA
ColorsSpace Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
Annouce date2015, September 09
Release Date2015, September 25
BODY
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass), aluminum back, aluminum frame
Weight6.77 oz (192 g)
Dimensions (HxWxD)6.23" x 3.07" x 0.29"
158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm
NETWORK
Number of SIMSingle SIM
SIM SizeNano-SIM
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G BandsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 800, 1700, 1900, 2100
3G BandsHSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100
TD-SCDMA 1900, 2100
4G BandsFDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 25 / 26 / 28 / 29 / 30
5G Bands
SCREEN
ScreenSize5.5"/139.7 mm (full rectangle)
Screen TypeIPS LCD
Screen Resolution1080 x 1920
Screen Pixel Density401ppi
Screen Aspect Ratio16∶9
Screen To Body Ratio67.7%
Screen Brightness500 (typical)
Contrast Ratio1300∶1
HDR display
MEMORY
RAM2GB
Internal Storage16GB
Memory Card Slot
Card Type
CAMERA
Rear CamerasWide
Main Wide-Angle CameraResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 29mm
Pixel Size: 1.22μm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/3"
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
Telephoto Camera
Second Telephoto Camera
Front CamerasFaceTime HD camera
Front Selfie CameraResolution: 5MP
Aperture: f/2.2
Front UltraWide Camera
Rear Depth Camera
Front Depth Camera
Macro Camera
Front Flash
Retina Flash
Rear Flash
True Tone flash
FEATURES
Video Playback Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 30fps
Video Playing FormatH.264, AAC-LC, MPEG-4, Motion JPEG, PCM
Digital ZoomFor stills: 5x
For video: 3x
Front Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS720p at 30fps
Rear Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 30fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 30fps
Rear Camera Slow Motion Recording1080p at 120fps
720p at 240fps
Front Camera HDR Video Recording
Rear Camera HDR Video Recording
Rear Camera HDR
Rear Camera Panorama
Rear Camera Face Detection
Front Camera HDR
Front Camera Panorama
Front Camera Face Detection
HDR10 playback
HDR10+ playback
Dolby Vision playback
Hyperscale 1080p Video Support
LOCATION
GPS
A-GPS
GALILEO
GLONASS
BDS
QZSS
NavIC
LTEPP
CONNECTIVITY
USBUSB 2.0
USB InterfaceLightning
Infrared
Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth versionv4.2
NFC
(Only Apple Pay)
ANT+
FM radio
PLATFORM
OSiOS 9, upgradable to iOS 14.2
ChipsetApple A9
CPU TypeDual-core
CPU Speed1.8 GHz
GPUPowerVR GT7600
SENSORS
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Barometer
Ambient light sensor
Face Recognition
LiDAR Scanner
Gravity Sensor
SAR
Compass
Hall Effect
Camera laser focusing
Color Temperature
Gesture
Color Spectrum
Distance Sensor
IR Blaster
IR remote control
HR Sensor
Iris Sensor
Fingerprint Sensor
Infrared Thermometry
Hearing Aid Compatibility
AUDIO
Loudspeaker ConfigurationMono
Audio Playing FormatAAC, Protected AAC, HE-AAC, MP3, MP3 VBR, Audible (2, 3, 4, AAX, AAX+), Apple Losseless, AIFF, WAV
Dolby Atmos
3.5mm Audio Jack
Audio Specifications16-bit/44.1kHz
BATTERY
Battery TypeNon-removable Li-Ion
Battery Capacity2750 mAh (typical)
Fast Wired Charging
Wireless Charging
Talk TimeUp to 24 hours (3G)
Internet Usage Time LTEUp to 12 hours
Internet Usage Time Wi-FiUp to 12 hours
Audio Playback TimeUp to 80 hours
ENVIRONMENTAL
Operating Temperature32 to 95℉ (0 to 35℃)
Nonoperating Temperature-4 to 113℉ (-20 to 45℃)
Relative Humidity5% to 95% noncondensing
Operating Altitudetested up to 10,000 feet (3000 m)
OTHER
Rating for Hearing AidsM3, T4
Mail Attachment Support.jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (Microsoft Word); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and Adobe Acrobat); .ppt and .pptx (Microsoft PowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx (Microsoft Excel); .zip; .ics
SupportLanguage support, QuickType keyboard support, QuickType keyboard support with predictive input, Siri languages, Dictation languages, Definition dictionary support, Bilingual dictionary support, Spell check

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