The 5.5" iPhone 6 Air battery leaks on video, flaunting generous capacity

The 5.5
The 5.5" iPhone won't be for the faint of heart Apple fans, as it will allegedly usher the Cupertino team in the era of giant phablet-type phones, considering that it also has to now fit Apple's venerable Touch ID fingerprint scanner below the display, so the bezel situation is unlikely to be Mate 7-like.

What we are fairly certain, though, is that the iPhone 6+ or iPhone Air, or whatever Apple decides to name it, will be no less premium in terms of design than the 4.7" iPhone 6, and will sport well-crafted thin aluminum chassis, housing some rapid fire silicon inside. With a grand high-res screen comes the inevitable grand drain on the battery, though, that's why we are content to see that the battery pack will be no slouch, if the video below turns out to be credible. It shows a purported iPhone 6+ or Air battery, with a capacity of 2915 mAh, which is close enough to the usual flagship phablet threshold of 3000 mAh, and, knowing Apple's hardware/software synergy, should be able to power the 5.5-incher through the day, and then some.


source: NWE

Related phones

iPhone 6
  • Display 4.7" 750 x 1334 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Apple A8, Dual-core, 1400 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 1810 mAh(14h 3G talk time)

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27 Comments

1. Python212

Posts: 363; Member since: Aug 13, 2014

LOL Of course it's behind other phablets...What do you think this is...Sony, Samsung, HTC or LG?

23. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

and soon we will hear reports that BATTERY DRAINS too fast in one day after a full usage

2. naittosan

Posts: 243; Member since: Jun 28, 2014

that would be nice

3. Python212

Posts: 363; Member since: Aug 13, 2014

Everything with Apple is 'Close enough' LOL 5S Screen resolution is also close enough to be 720p LOL

13. AnTuTu

Posts: 1622; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

hahahaha

15. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Yeah and 5.5" is also close enough to a Phablet. ;)

21. Wiencon

Posts: 2278; Member since: Aug 06, 2014

And who cares, 5S's display has more than enough pixels to use it comfortably and fantastic sunlight visibility. Colors are also very pleasing to me, but ofc fandroids are bi.ching about not having QHD on 4" inch screen like even on 6" it doesn't have sense.

4. Rizchy

Posts: 61; Member since: Jan 17, 2014

Awesome. Take my money already :D

5. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2267; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

somebody here just want the battery...lol

6. WendyFromCircus

Posts: 40; Member since: Sep 02, 2014

Omg omg omg, gonna control myself and not going to ICU again, this is awesome in so many levels, can't wait can't wait :)

8. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Yeah, yeah, yeah, whatever that's from an iPhone is very awesome. Yeah, yeah, yeah, people hacking your iPhotos is very awesome as well. Yeah, yeah, yeah, many people can see your nude photos now which is very awesome as well. Yeah, yeah, yeah, it's Wendy Garett what do you expect? Yeah, yeah, yeah, he thinks no one is gonna recognize him by putting an anime profile picture which is dumb. Yeah, yeah, yeah.

10. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

lol had to thumbs you up.....honestly had to lol what's up Wendy? :)

22. Wiencon

Posts: 2278; Member since: Aug 06, 2014

You guys are really so blind to not see that he's trolling, only pretending to be iFan, so stop responding to him, he just has fun of you.

24. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

People are idiots just to stand out in line for a phone. when they should be working or at school yet they will be broke again when buying it

25. pulkit1

Posts: 354; Member since: Jul 03, 2014

lol some people actually have money u know .

9. RebelwithoutaClue unregistered

wow how old are you? 12?

26. fireblade

Posts: 717; Member since: Dec 27, 2013

the price is awesome too. Starting from $1,000

7. wando77

Posts: 1168; Member since: Aug 23, 2012

Why does he say "knowing apples hardware/software synergy, should be able to power the 5.5 inch p hamlet through the day". I phones are well known for shoddy battery life despite what phone arena claim.

11. Bozzor

Posts: 248; Member since: May 02, 2012

With Apples tight software/hardware optimization, I would give this easily in excess of 22 hours talk time - possibly around the 25 hour mark.

17. RebelwithoutaClue unregistered

I doubt they would even reach the 18 hours mark, let alone 22.

12. koko1

Posts: 103; Member since: Dec 03, 2013

apple is so faaar behiiiind :D

14. D.Lamore

Posts: 198; Member since: Aug 15, 2014

Shame on apple, iphablet is dead

16. darkkjedii

Posts: 31628; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

6 more hrs to go pct time. Hoping they release a 5.5, if not, 4.7 gold 128 gigs it is. 32 for her.

19. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Buy 5.5" for you and 4.7" for your Mrs.

27. darkkjedii

Posts: 31628; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

That's the plan bro.

18. CLmaster

Posts: 98; Member since: Sep 06, 2014

It seems like after all the bashing samsung has been throwing at apple about battery life, they finally listened... 3000mah on iOS is probably a lot. Good for Apple

20. McLTE

Posts: 922; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Good Move for Apple. Why all the Android people bashing here? I'm no Apple fan.. but FFS.. better batteries in ANY phone is a good thing.

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