The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus from Apple hit sales this weekend with various new features that set it apart from previous models iPhone. Below we list the ten most important features you'll find in flagship phones from Apple.
- 10. 7000 aluminum body and Ion-X shield
- 9. Chip A9 with M9 motion coprocessor
- 8.2 GB RAM
- 7. Live photos and live wallpapers
- 6. Ability to use the command “Hello Siri” anytime you want
- 5.5MP front camera with flash
- 4.12 megapixel camera with 4K video recording
- 3. Fast switching applications from 3D Touch
- 2. Ability to return to the previous application with 3D Touch
- 1. 3D Touch – Peek and Pop
10. 7000 aluminum body and Ion-X shield
The new body iPhone of the 6s 7000 series aluminum is immediately felt. The iPhone 6s feels stiff and firm in the hand compared to the iPhone 6 Plus, which feels softer and more delicate. The Ion-X's screen is also an added benefit as the large display is a magnet for scratches. Anything that helps reduce surface scratches is a welcome improvement.
9. Chip A9 with M9 motion coprocessor
iPhone 6s and 6s Plus run faster thanks to the new A9 processor. According to Apple, the A9 improves overall CPU performance by up to 70 percent and GPU performance by 90 percent. From a user perspective, the animation of the new iPhone is fast and smooth, app switching happens in no time, and 3D games don't slow down.
Apple integrated the M9 motion coprocessor into the A9 chipset, which improves performance and offers new features such as the always-on function Siri and more detailed motion metrics. The new M9 chip can measure steps, distance, height change, and even your running or walking.
8.2 GB RAM
The company Apple never announced the amount of available RAM in the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, but the Geekbench benchmark showed 2GB of RAM. This means that applications will run efficiently in the background, switching will be smoother and overall system performance will be much more efficient.
7. Live photos and live wallpapers
Unique to iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, Live Photos are a feature that allows you to take live photos that include multiple frames before and after you press the shutter release. When this mode is on, you shoot a short video clip along with each photo. These 2-3 second clips can be viewed using technology 3D Touch and can also be set on the lock screen and home screen. iPhone has standard live wallpapers, but you can also choose your own live photos.
6. Ability to use the command “Hello Siri” anytime you want
The new A9 processor from Apple and the M9 coprocessor are so powerful and efficient that you can now use the “Hello Siri” command whenever you want. This command allows you to wake up Siri and give her any command without touching iPhone. Previous models iPhone must be connected to a power source in order to use the “Hello Siri” command.
5.5MP front camera with flash
With the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, selfies and video conferencing have benefited greatly from the new 5MP FaceTime HD camera. Not only can it make videos in HD 720P, but also uses the new Retina Flash technology. Retina Flash uses your display iPhone to provide sufficient lighting for your front camera photo.
4.12 megapixel camera with 4K video recording
With the improved camera Apple it reaches a new level of image quality. With 12-megapixel resolution with 4K video recording, it delivers crisp images and brilliant colors.
3. Fast switching applications from 3D Touch
Indeed 3D Touch is the best feature iPhone 6s and 6s Plus added Apple. The sensitive display provides a whole new way to interact with your phone. You can use the context menu, which you can open by touching the application icon on the home screen. If you want to take a selfie, you don't need to open the camera app, select the photo mode, and then switch to the front camera. Just press hard on the Camera app icon and select Selfie from the menu. iPhone will do everything for you. You will be surprised how you could get by without these features in the past.
2. Ability to return to the previous application with 3D Touch
3D Touch also makes it easier to switch between apps without pressing the Home button. You can press hard on the left edge of the screen and swipe lightly to access the app switching mode. You can also force-press and swipe left to switch back to the previous app you were using.
1. 3D Touch – Peek and Pop
Also 3D Touch provides two new gestures – Peek and pop, which allow you to view and open content without going to this application. If you receive a link in a text message, you can simply tap on the link and preview the page (Peek). If you want to open it, lightly press (Pop) to open it in Safari. Peek is also used on the keyboard. Whenever you are typing, try hard to touch the keyboard – you should see a trackpad that allows you to move the cursor to where you need to edit by moving your finger across the screen.