One of the most awaited events has just been wrapped up with much fanfare and some important announcements were made. And the significant ones were iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus – the next generation smartphones from Apple.

The outer design of iPhone 6s and 6s Plus is similar to that of its predecessor, but customers would be happy to know that the inner features are completely changed – new processor, excellent primary and secondary cameras, 3D touch and more.

iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus Features
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iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus Features

3D Touch

“3D Touch is a tremendous breakthrough”, this could be the single takeaway from the event highlighting the next generation iPhone. Now people will experience sea-change in interacting with digital world with sweeping changes in tapping, swiping, and pinching. Get pop-up of photos, emails, messages and other stuff in the display with 3D Touch. Now you need to be more careful in pressing because if you press lightly, you get one thing and press hard and you will get another.

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iSight Camera

As expected, Apple has fitted 12MP iSight Camera, which features 50% more pixels and 50% more focus pixels. And the good news is that with this iPhone 6s, you can shoot 4K video. Wait for some more excitement. For selfie-lovers, this phone is packed with 5MP front camera that uses the LCD display as a true-tone flash. Moreover, get 3x brighter display with a special chip inside the iPhone 6s; this gives you the best possible lighting for your selfies.

A9 Chipset

First time, Apple has introduced A9 chipset; this third generation 64-bit chipset gives up to 90% faster console-class GPU as well as up to 70% faster CPU performance. New transistor architecture is also offered and it will be expanded further. M9 co-processor is also enhanced but what enhancements are made is known to nobody.

Improved Connectivity

For iPhone lovers, features are showered during the event. And they are not promises made by any politician during his electoral campaign. The phones will be available with LTE Advanced and faster Wi-Fi, credit goes to MiMo antenna technology. However, this has not been backed by any official confirmation.

iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus Dimensions

  • iPhone 6s: 138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1mm
  • iPhone 6s Plus:158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3mm

A Few Words About Pricing…

Everybody was waiting for this moment. Apple has put price tags at $199, $299, and $399 for iPhone 6s 16GB, 64GB and 128GB respectively; the 16GB model is available with two-year contract. For iPhone 6s Plus, Apple will charge $299, $399 and $499 respectively for 16GB, 64GB, and 128GB. Read more on iPhone 6s and 6s Plus Price.

Apple will start taking pre-orders from 12 September and it will start selling from September 25th. The phone will be launched in 130 countries including US, UK, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong and Japan.

First Look: iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus