Presentation of the iPhone 6 Plus (2014 – 2016)
THE’iPhone 6 Plus was released on September 19, 2014 and in the world of smartphones, Apple occupies a very unique place. Sacred by Time “Invention of the Year in 2007”, it has continued to evolve since its launch. The iPhone 6 Plus inaugurates the launch of‘Apple Pay, a way to pay for goods and services with just the touch of a finger. In order to face the significant competition, Apple has adapted and left aside the single diagonal of 4 inches to offer a diagonal of 5.5 inches. Among Apple products, the iPhone 6 Plus is therefore a high-tech device halfway between the tablet and the telephone.
The characteristics of the iPhone 6 Plus
The screen Full HD Retina LCD of the iPhone 6 Plus offers very good picture quality to improve the user experience. With a brightness of 500 cd / m², a contrast of 1300: 1, delta E (1.9), a color temperature (7428 K), a latency time (67ms), everything is done to offer excellent quality d ‘display to this iPhone.
Although Apple has been working on an enlargement of the iPhone 6 Plus, the photo sensor hasn’t changed much since the iPhone 4S and has stayed at 8 MP. However, the sensor iSight backlit with focus pixels takes advantage of an optical stabilizer, offering significantly improved image rendering. Front side, the camera FaceTime has not changed compared to that of the previous iPhone. It is equipped with a 1.2 Megapixel.
The phone is equipped with a processor SoC Apple A8 dual-core 1.4 Ghz dual-core.
The phone is equipped with a Bluetooth 4.0, a Jack plug of 3.5 mm.
The iPhone 6 Plus is equipped with an accelerometer, a digital compass as well as a light sensor and a GPS assisted. This iPhone is also equipped with the biometric sensor Touch ID, appeared with the iPhone 5s. This sensor, present on the Home button, allows you to scan your fingerprint and unlock your smartphone in complete safety. Touch ID is also useful when you want to make purchases on itunes or via theApp Store.
The iPhone 6 Plus is no exception to the sober and refined style of the Apple brand. The lines are fine, the angles rounded, the general style very strongly recalls the emblematic design of the apple brand. The iPhone 6 Plus is available in colors: gold, silver and space gray.
The iPhone 6 Plus comes in 16, 64, and 128 GB of internal storage capacity.
This model has a battery Li-Po of 2915 mAh, quite close to the battery of a high-end smartphone of the time. Its autonomy increases to the same level as that of the largest smartphones of its generation. The user can use all the functions of his phone for 24 hours without having to recharge his phone’s battery.
Weight and dimensions
The iPhone 6 Plus has a weight of 172 grams and is 158.1mm in height, 77.8mm in width and 7.1mm in thickness.
IPhone 6 Plus compatibility
IPhone 6 Plus works under iOS 8. This operating system introduces new functions:
The iPhone 6 Plus is however compatible with version 12.4 of iOS.
The iPhone 6 Plus can be personalized with a number of dedicated covers and cases. In addition, it is compatible with AirPods and many connected devices thanks to the bluetooth technology.
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