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Apple iPhone 6 Plus Review

64 GB (A1549, A1522)     See other variants reviews Score: 9.38/10
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Apple iPhone 6 Plus is a high-end device released in September 2014, counting with an extremely powerful 64-bits Dual-Core processor speeding at 1.4 gigahertz, a really big 5.5" multi-touch screen, and two cameras, an 8 MP back side camera and a 1.2 megapixels front camera. But let's get into some more details.

This device is offerred in 3 different color options, black, gray and gold. Regarding its design materials, this phone is mostly manufactured with Aluminium, giving this phone a top level design. Apple has made a very good design job making this cellphone weight only 6.07 oz. This cellphone has a gorgeous design, with a thickness of just 0.28 inches. This phone is a very compact cellphone, considering it presents a 5.5" display and it has just 6.22 inches long.

This cellphone is equipped with a Apple A8 chip, packing an extremely powerful 64 bits Dual-Core processing unit ticking at 1400 MHz and only 1 GB RAM which is a little bit low comparing with this phone's great processing power. Collaborating with graphic intensive games and applications, it also counts with a PowerVR GX6450 GPU speeding at 450 megahertz. This phone comes with a 64 GB big internal storage and although it doesn't have a slot for an external memory card, it it is more than enough to store hundreds of applications and even the largest games currently available without even thinking about filling the cellphone.

Apple equipped this phone with an amazing 5.5 inches display, and a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) resolution, making everything look vivid and colorful. This display uses IPS LCD capacitive technology, with a vivid 500 candela/m2 brightness and allows multi-touch gestures.

The iPhone 6 Plus counts with Wi-Fi capability (and it can be provided to other devices acting as a wireless router or modem), 4G (LTE) fast connectivity and the fastest 3G internet connection, using HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EV-DO A, EV-DO B and EDGE technologies. This cellphone works with a Nano SIM card to connect to GSM networks and it can work with both GSM and CDMA carriers.

This phone is equipped with two cameras, an 8 megapixels back facing camera and a 1.2 MP front facing camera. this cellphone's back facing camera lens has an aperture of F2.2 so it can capture impressive photographs even in poor lighting situations. It also shoots videos up to 1920x1080 (Full HD) at 60 frames per second, and 1280x720 HD slow motion videos up to 240 fps. This phone also features lots of great features like auto-focus, flash, fast burst mode, optical image stabilization, HDR mode, face detection shooting, geo tagging and time lapse video.

The iPhone 6 Plus features an awesome 2915 mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery, which isn't too much for a device like this. This cellphone has a reported 24 hours talk time and a 384 hours stand by time. An issue to evaluate is that this phone's battery is non-replaceable so you can't throw it away and buy a new one when it begins to lose its charge, though with such a big battery you will probably replace this device before it happens.

This cellphone also comes with a wide range of interesting features as Biometric fingerprint, Near Field Communication (NFC), Bluetooth (enables communication with other cellphones, computers and accessories) and GPS (Global Positioning System), and plenty of sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer and Compass.

This cellphone is being sold for around $ 509, which is a quite high price for a device this level. This cellphone is definitely a good choice for you it doesn't matter whether you need a device mostly for internet broswing and social networks, need a work cellphone, want it to take plenty of photographs or want this cellphone for playing games. If you buy this cellphone you will also receive Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, Documentation and USB Power Adapter.





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Specifications

Device Type:Phone
Brand:Apple
Operating System (OS):iOS 8.x
Variant:64 GB
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Product code:A1549, A1522
Dimensions:6.22 x 3.06 x 0.28 inchesMetric15.8 x 7.77 x 0.71 cmImperial
Weight:6.07 ouncesMetric172.08 gImperial
Colors:Black, Gold and Gray
Materials:Aluminium
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Accessories:Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Documentation, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter
Release date:2014-09-09
Price:$ 509.00

Display

Screen Type:IPS LCD (16M colors)
Size:5.5 inchesMetric14 cmImperial
Resolution:1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)
Pixel density:401 pixels per inchMetric157.87 pixels per cmImperial
Brightness:500 cd/m2
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch

Hardware

Chipset:Apple A8
Processor:Cyclone ARMv8-A 2nd gen. (Dual-Core 1400 MHz)
RAM Memory:1 GB (1600 MHz)
Graphics Processor:PowerVR GX6450 (450 MHz)
Internal Memory:64 GB
SD Card Slot:No SD card slot

Battery

Battery type:Li-Ion
Removable:No
Capacity:2915 mAh
Stand-by Time:384 hours
Talk Time:24 hours

Camera

Back camera:8 megapixels
    Aperture:f/2.20
    Focal length:29mm (35mm equivalence)
    Sensor size:0.33 inches (1/3")
    Flash:Yes
Front camera:1.2 megapixels
Max video resolution:1920 x 1080 (60 fps) (Full HD)
Max slow motion video:1280 x 720 (240 fps) (HD)
Camera features:Auto-Focus, Face Detection Shooting, Fast Burst Mode, Geo Tagging, HDR Mode, Optical Image Stabilization, Slow Motion Video (8 times slower) and Time Lapse Video

Networks

Wi-Fi:Yes
    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
LTE (4G) Bands:700 (band 13), 700 (band 17), 700 (band 28), 800 (band 18), 800 (band 19), 800 (band 20), 850 (band 5), 850 (band 26), 900 (band 8), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1800 (band 3), 1900 (band 2), 1900 (band 25), 2100 (band 1), 2600 (band 7)
UMTS Bands:850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100
GSM Bands:850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA Bands:800, 1700/2100, 1900
Technologies:LTE (4G), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.0
GPS:Yes
NFC (Near Field Communication):Yes
Fingerprint ID:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor