Apple iPhone 5c vs Apple iPhone 6s

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Display

Display size

4.0 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution

640 x 1136 pixels
750 x 1334 pixels

Pixel density

326 ppi
326 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

59.93 %
65.71 %

Peak brightness

500 cd/m2 (nit)
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Phase detection autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 33 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.2"
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

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

Front

1.2 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

4.90 x 2.33 x 0.35 inches (124.4 x 59.2 x 8.97 mm)
5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 inches (138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm)

Weight

4.66 oz (132 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.04 oz (143 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Pink, Yellow, Green, Blue, White
Black, Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A6
Apple A9 APL0898

Processor

Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Swift
Dual-core, 1840 MHz, Twister, 64-bit

GPU

PowerVR SGX543MP3
PowerVR GT7600

RAM

1 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

32 GB, not expandable
128 GB, not expandable

OS

iOS (10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)
iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x)

Battery

Capacity

1507 mAh
1715 mAh

Stand-by time

10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)
10.0 days (240 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Talk time (3G)

10.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)
14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1364 min)

Internet use

 
 

3G

 
10 hours

LTE

 
10 hours

Wi-Fi

 
11 hours

Music playback

40.00 hours
50.00 hours

Video playback

10.00 hours
11.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 13, 17, 19, 20, 25
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

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

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

 
800, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Yes
Yes

Connector

Lightning
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device

Mobile Payment

 
Apple Pay

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Notifications

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

Hearing aid compatibility

M3, T4
M3, T4

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

TV-out
 

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 20, 2013
Sep 09, 2015

FCC ID value: BCG-E2694B link
FCC ID value: BCG-E2946A link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.19 W/kg
0.45 W/kg

Body

1.17 W/kg
0.38 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.57 W/kg
1.58 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.17 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

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

MSRP price

 
$ 849
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