Apple forays into the big screen segment with its new 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. The device was launched alongside the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 at an event that took place on September 9th.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus flaunts a 5.5-inch LED-backlit widescreen IPS Retina HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels at 401 PPI. Running on the company's latest mobile operating system iOS 8, it is powered by a second generation 64-bit desktop-class architecture A8 chip and M8 motion coprocessor for capturing motion data.
The 8MP autofocus iSight rear camera features Optical image stabilization (OIS), ƒ/2.2 aperture, 5-element lens, 1.5µm pixel size and dual-LED (dual tone) flash. The secondary 1.2MP FaceTime HD camera comes with backside illumination sensor, ƒ/2.2 aperture, burst mode and improved face detection. Rounding the specs are, 2GB RAM, 16GB/64GB/128GB internal storage, Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID), 4G-LTE, 3G-HSPA+, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, USB 2.0, 3.5mm jack, A-GPS and GLONASS.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Key Specifications:
- Apple iOS 8
- 5.5-inch, 1920x1080, LED-backlit widescreen IPS Retina HD display
- A8 chip with 64-bit architecture
- M8 motion coprocessor
- 2GB of RAM
- 16GB/64GB/128GB of Internal storage
- 8MP autofocus iSight rear camera with Optical image stabilization, 1.5µ pixels, ƒ/2.2 aperture, 5-element lens and dual-LED (dual tone) flash
- 1.2MP FaceTime HD camera with backside illumination sensor, ƒ/2.2 aperture, burst mode and improved face detection
- Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID)
- Apple Pay
- 4G-LTE, 3G-HSPA+ and Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)
- Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, USB 2.0 and 3.5mm jack
- A-GPS and GLONASS
- Dimensions: 158.1 x 77.8 x 7.1 mm; 172 g
Apple iPhone 6 Plus will hit stores in Silver, Gold and Space Gray colors. It carries a price tag of $299 for the 16GB model, $399 for the 64GB model and, $499 for the new 128GB model with a two-year contract.