Apple iPhone 6 Plus

Announced:
Sep 9, 2014
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Sep 19, 2014

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
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Display

Display size:

5.5 inches

Resolution:

1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density:

401 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

67.91 %

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

8 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.5 μm

Flash:

Dual LED

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

1.2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

6.22 x 3.06 x 0.28 inches (158.1 x 77.8 x 7.1 mm)

Weight:

6.07 oz (172 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Colors:

Gold, Gray, Silver

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Apple A8

Processor:

Dual-core, 1400 MHz, Cyclone ARMv8-A 2nd gen., 64-bit

GPU:

PowerVR GX6450

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

128 GB, not expandable

OS:

iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot

USB:

Lightning

Features:

Mass storage device

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Mobile Payment:

Apple Pay

Other:

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

2915 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Stand-by time:

16.0 days (384 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Talk time (3G):

24.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1373 min)

Internet use:

3G: 12 hours; LTE: 12 hours; Wi-Fi: 12 hours

Music playback:

80.00 hours

Video playback:

14.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 09, 2014

FCC ID value:

BCG-E2817A link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.19 W/kg

Body:

0.49 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.49 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box:

Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

MSRP price:

$ 949

This device is also known as Apple A1549, Apple A1522

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Apple iPhone 6 Plus

A1524, A1586

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

Apple iPhone 6 Plus

with 16 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

MSRP price:

$ 749

Apple iPhone 6 Plus

with 64 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

MSRP price:

$ 849

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Pros

  • Large camera sensor pixel size (1.5 μm)

Cons

No Cons

Description

The iPhone 6 Plus is Apple's largest smartphone ever, with a 5.5-inch display and a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels -- good for a pixel density of 401 ppi. The rest of the highlights of Apple's first phablet include a 64-bit dual-core A8 processor with an M8 co-processor, an 8-megapixel iSight camera with optical image stabilization and a two-tone LED flash, and, for the first time for an Apple device -- an NFC chip that facilitates mobile payments through the company's Apple Pay service.

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