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Apple iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus: all new features

Apple iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus: all new features

The new Apple iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus have officially broken cover and along with all the rumors that came true, Apple managed to serve quite a few pleasant surprises.

Apple actually delivered quite a few pleasant surprises

The two new iPhones have not changed much in terms of outwards appearance (sure, there is the new color option), but on the inside Apple has done quite the work with not only the fancy 3D Touch features that takes a lot of clever engineering, but also with a host of new software features that you may not have noticed.

We've rounded the essential new features of the new iPhone 6s family right below, so you can take a quick look at everything that's worth knowing. So which one is your favorite new iPhone 6s feature?

All the essential new iPhone 6s features



3D Touch comes with a host of new uses


Where is 3D Touch you may wonder? Well, good question! It is such a significant upgrade that we've decided to take a deeper look at its most important new aspects on a separate terms right below.

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posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:05 1

1. gaming64 (unregistered)


3d Touch seems to be very useful. Loved the camera samples. Other than that, nothing but an incremental upgrade so I guess I'll skip this for the iPhone 7.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:11 1

3. bbarbarioli (Posts: 5; Member since: 07 Nov 2014)


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posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:19

7. sgodsell (Posts: 4518; Member since: 16 Mar 2013)


So no 2 GB of ram.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:22

9. MSi_GS70 (unregistered)


why it has STILL protruding camera when it is thicker ??!?!
what a FAIL

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:07

2. Furbal (unregistered)


Camera should be pretty damn good, 3d touch i think will be a gimmick

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:12 9

4. RebelwithoutaClue (Posts: 3342; Member since: 05 Apr 2013)


3D touch reminds me of that hover function Samsung made up in the S4 I think it was.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:18 1

5. Joshing4fun (Posts: 1237; Member since: 13 Aug 2010)


Yeah I totally forgot about that! And it's not that it was useless, its just that nobody ever made more apps that used it.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:24

12. FReDcc (Posts: 70; Member since: 11 Jun 2015)


yea its somthing similar to that but its different when it comes to gaming

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 18:03 1

21. joevsyou (Posts: 995; Member since: 28 Feb 2015)


well with apple behind it, you can bet apps will do something with it. Apple pays for special features and exclusive content in apps all the time. Even if they don't Apps tend to get new stuff way before android sadly

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 18:05 1

22. joevsyou (Posts: 995; Member since: 28 Feb 2015)


because it was kinda stupid and pointless, the only goodthing about it was swapping through something while eating finger food. lol

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 18:09 2

23. RebelwithoutaClue (Posts: 3342; Member since: 05 Apr 2013)


I do see more use of 3D touch, mainly because hovering above the screen is more bothersome than light or hard pressing the screen. Especially with the tactile feedback the haptic engine provides.

posted on 10 Sep 2015, 04:56

38. ibend (Posts: 6427; Member since: 30 Sep 2014)


hovering s-pen over Snote series screens also add some extra functionality

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:19 1

6. Taters (banned) (Posts: 6474; Member since: 28 Jan 2013)


$1029 cdn for the Iphone 6s 16gb.......I would love to see someone try and rationalize this.

Yes the Canadian dollar sucks but the Note 5 is like $799 cdn I believe and Apple is the richest company in the world and never lowered prices when our dollar was strong. lol

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:22 1

10. 87186 (Posts: 285; Member since: 01 Aug 2014)


Why do you think they're so rich?

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:29 2

14. Xperia14 (Posts: 872; Member since: 01 Sep 2015)


€850 in Europe for the 16gb 6S, whilte the Z5 (which has more features) costs €700. That's insane.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:34

16. Taters (banned) (Posts: 6474; Member since: 28 Jan 2013)


Yup, lets hope this is the year that people put their foot down and Apple loses their aura that creates so many lopsided double standards in their favor.

$849 cdn 16gb iphone 6 all the way to $1029. Crazy

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:20 2

8. BLSEOTB (Posts: 334; Member since: 24 Mar 2015)


"Just dont call it pink" its f****n pink!

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:22

11. shy2papa (Posts: 331; Member since: 23 Jan 2010)


I am truly impressed as long as IPhone 6s comes with 2gb ram

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:25

13. Rager722 (Posts: 319; Member since: 30 Jan 2013)


But how is the battery on both iPhone6ss and Plus?

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:29

15. darkkjedii (Posts: 23584; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


So no split view slide over, or picture in picture. PA, can we at least get conformation on the ram amount? I don't see 3D touch alone, getting me to lineup

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:46

19. SamDH1 (Posts: 419; Member since: 21 Apr 2015)


Yeah it seems like 3D touch and the new cameras are the only thing that has actually been changed after all the hype, and there is most definetly lags around the place now with 1GB of RAM. Surely there is 2GB.

( Also, 3D touch doesn't sound like an Apple thing. It sounds like it's from a Chinese maker. It's weird. I just been saying it to my mates, and it doesn't sound like Apple :p )

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 19:03

27. tedkord (Posts: 13234; Member since: 17 Jun 2009)


Is that verified?

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 19:36

28. darkkjedii (Posts: 23584; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)


By all accounts it is. I'm hoping to be wrong.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 20:39

31. j2001m (Posts: 3004; Member since: 28 Apr 2014)


Sounds like Samsung and it's also a copy of many of the note things, jokers

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 23:26

36. viper1983 (Posts: 36; Member since: 03 Aug 2012)


Like?

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:36 1

17. Cyberthing (Posts: 127; Member since: 18 Nov 2014)


I can imagine the 3D touch feature potentially being a feature that users won't be able to do without. Possibly one day it'll be recognised as one of basic ways of navigation on a mobile screen beside touch.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 17:46

18. bistech (Posts: 59; Member since: 23 Jul 2015)


wow. So many new features. Everyone will copy the 3d touch and the rose gold color.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 18:55 2

25. tedkord (Posts: 13234; Member since: 17 Jun 2009)


Probably not. And, Apple copied the rose gold from Samsung.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 20:23

30. bucky (Posts: 3032; Member since: 30 Sep 2009)


From a Samsung phone ten years ago nobody heard about? Nice try.

posted on 09 Sep 2015, 20:41

32. j2001m (Posts: 3004; Member since: 28 Apr 2014)


They 100% copied airview,

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