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iPhone 6s Plus: A9 processor for Apple's smartphone

Introducing the iPhone 6s Plus (2015 – 2018)

The iPhone 6s Plus was unveiled at the same time as the iPhone 6s during a traditional Keynote in 2015. It features the same new features as the iPhone 6s, namely a new A9 processor, a more developed camera and a 3D Touch screen. The iPhone 6s Plus differs from the iPhone 6s with a larger screen and better resolution. 
iPhone 6s Plus: A9 processor for Apple's smartphone

Features of the iPhone 6s Plus


The iPhone 6s Plus has a 5.5-inch screen, the same size as the previous model, and larger than the iPhone 6s, which is 4.7 inches. The screen resolution of the iPhone 6s Plus is also higher with a definition of 1920 x 1080 pixels.


The rear camera of the iPhone 6s Plus is 12 MP while its front camera is 5 MP and has a flash and a screen backlight.


The A9 chip that equips the iPhone 6s Plus boosts the performance of this model. It is up to 70% faster and almost twice as good in terms of graphics as the previous chip.


The iPhone 6s Plus has Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, and a new version of 4G LTE-advanced, which allows data to be transferred faster.


The iPhone 6s Plus brings together the various sensors of the older models, i.e. an accelerometer, a proximity sensor, a barometer, a gyroscope, an ambient light sensor, as well as the Touch ID fingerprint sensor from second generation.


Similar to the iPhone 6, the iPhone 6s Plus features graceful curves, clean lines, and colors worthy of a high-end product with the version: gold, rose gold, space gray, and silver. In addition, its shell is constructed from Aluminum 7000, a stronger metal than the previous generation versions, thus making the iPhone 6s Plus more solid.


The iPhone 6s Plus is available in several storage versions, 16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB or 128 GB. Moreover, it has an improved RAM of 2 GB.


Compared to the iPhone 6s, the autonomy of the iPhone 6s Plus is longer in standby (16 days against 10 days). In communication, the iPhone 6s Plus wins the duel (24h against 14h).


The iPhone 6s Plus incorporates accessibility features that were also present on older models. It therefore contains Assistive Touch, the Siri Voice Assistant which has been improved with iOS 9, and other features to help people with visual or hearing disabilities.


The iPhone 6s Plus, due to its phablet format, therefore has larger dimensions than the iPhone 6s. It measures 158.2mm in height, 77.9mm in width and is 7.3mm in thickness. It also weighs heavier than its colleague with a weight of 192 grams.

iPhone 6s Plus Compatibility


The 9th generation 6s Plus model of Apple smartphones integrates iOS 9. This new operating version includes additions such as 3D Touch or the use of SIRI only with your voice, thanks to the “Hey Siri” formula. The iPhone 6s Plus is compatible with iOS 14.


In terms of accessories, the iPhone 6s Plus can be equipped with all types of equipment such as multimedia accessories, health, protection, sports connectors, etc.


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