Apple has launched the iPhone 6 Plus alongside the iPhone 6, the ‘plus’ in its name signifies a bigger screen. The iPhone 6 Plus is the first iPhone to come with a 5.5-inch display. The iPhone 6 Plus comes with a better processor and offers the best battery life on any iPhone as of 2014. iPhone 6 Plus price in Nigeria, it’s full specifications and features will be written in this article. Join me as we unravel the specs and features of the iPhone 6 Plus.
iPhone 6 Plus Key Specs
• 5.5 inches FHD IPS LCD display
• Apple A8 chipset
• 1GB of RAM
• 16GB or 64GB or 128GB built-in storage
• 8MP rear camera
• 1.2 front-facing camera
• Front-mounted fingerprint sensor
• 2,915 mAh battery
• 4G LTE network
• iOS 8, upgradeable to iOS 12.4.6
Design and Body
The iPhone 6 Plus offers the usual high quality build that Apple has been offering. The iPhone 6 Plus is very slim at 7.1 mm thickness which is slimmer than the predecessor which has 7.6 mm thickness. The phone comes with the usual round-edged design with the home button housing the TouchID fingerprint sensor for securing the phone. The phone comes in a premium aluminium body and has Corning Gorilla Glass on the front. The iPhone 6 Plus weighs 172 grams so holding it in the hands for a long time is no issue.
iPhone 6 Plus sports a 5.5 inches IPS LCD display with a resolution to 1080×1920 pixels and an amazing 401 pixels per inch density. The iPhone 6 Plus is the first iPhone to have a 5.5-inch display size. The screen uses an ion strengthened glass with an oleophobic coating which prevents fingerprint smug to an extent. It is a bright display with up to 500 nits, which is great for watching movies and browsing the web.
Processor and Memory
The iPhone 6 Plus is powered by the new SoC made by Apple, the Apple A8 chipset, the chipset offers 25% faster CPU and 50% faster graphics and it also comes with PowerVR GX6450 GPU for graphics-related activities. The iPhone 6+ comes with 1GB RAM and either 16GB or 64GB or 128GB built-in storage. The 1GB RAM may not be large in numbers but Apple OS optimizes it and make apps run fast.
The iPhone 6 Plus comes with an 8MP rear camera with an f/2.2 aperture which has Phase Detection Auto Focus and Optical Image Stabilization when shooting videos. It has a dual-LED flash. The rear camera and record 1080p videos at 60 fps.
On the front, we have a 1.2MP camera for taking selfies and FaceTime. The front camera can record 720p videos at 30 fps.
Network and Connectivity
The iPhone 6 Plus comes with 2G/3G/4G LTE network in it for all network-related activities. It supports the following 4G bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 38, 39, 40, 41 and it has download speed up to 150 Mbps. It comes with Bluetooth 4.0 A2DP LE, dual-band WiFi 5, GPS, NFC(Apple Pay Only) and WLAN hotspot.
Battery and Charging
The iPhone 6 Plus comes with a 2,915 non-removable Li-Po battery. The iPhone 6 Plus has the best battery life on any iPhone as at 2014 with up to 24 hours talk time and 80 hours of music playtime. The iPhone charges via the lightening connector at the bottom.
The iPhone 6 Plus runs on iOS 8 out of the box and is upgradeable to iOS 12.4.6.
iPhone 6 Plus price in Nigeria starts at around 50,000 Naira depending on your location and deal. The price starts at $120 in top leading international online stores.
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