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iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus: improvements and differences

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus: improvements and differences

by Cagan EGE2014/10/10

Many people sit on long wait: the iPhone 6! The latest iPhone is bigger, thinner and faster. There are two new models: the iPhone 6 with a 4.7 inch screen and the iPhone 6 plus with a 5.5 inch large screen. What are the improvements over the iPhone 5S? And what are the differences between the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus?

The iPhone 6 runs on its own operating system from Apple, iOS. Simultaneously with the release of the latest iPhone also the new iOS 8 was introduced. In this version, the iPhone 6 turns out to be faster than previous ones as expected. has a faster processor named as the A8 chip.

Design of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus

The most important changes with ipone 6 when compared to the iPhone 5 are the bigger screen, the lighter body and rounded edges instead of metal bands. The on / off button is now shifted to the right side. In previous versions it was always at the top of the unit.

Camera of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus

In both versions of the iPhone 6 there is a new camera. The camera is still 8 megapixels  but there are subtle improvements. As instance, the auto-focus has improved a lot. Focusing is a lot faster than the previous iPhones! With iphone 5S it was possible to make slow-motion movies in 120 frames per second,  this is increased to 240 frames per second with iphone 6. The camera of the iPhone 6 plus also includes optical image stabilization, which means that the camera in the housing can move and thus can capture moving objects.

Memory of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus

Memory of the iphone 6 Can be selected between  16 GB, 64GB or 128GB options. It is notable that Apple has not chosen to produce iphone 6 with the 32 GB  memory option. The memory of the iPhone 6 is not also expandable with a micro SD card out.

iOS 8

With iOS 7, the system was given a whole new look, this has not happened with iOS 8. There are mainly changes with the apps.There are more opportunities to exchange data between apps and apps can now also use the fingerprint sensor on the home button. There is a completely new app came, called the Healthkit. In addition, a new feature called “Reachability”. By tapping twice on the home button gently lowers the image so that the buttons normally found at the top of the screen to come down.

iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 plus?

Many people ask which version they should take : iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 plus. One of the major differences is the screen: would you prefer a larger or smaller screen? In addition, the iPhone 6 plus has a larger battery, and it goes longer. The battery of the iPhone 6 has the capacity up to 50 hours and that of the iPhone plus 6 to 80 hours. As previously mentioned, the iphone 6 plus has also an optical image stabilizer. The last difference is that the iPhone 6 plus is slightly  more expensive than the iPhone 6.

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